Effect of the Mechanism of Gas-To-Particle Conversion on the Evolution of Aerosol Size Distributions
- David R. Schryer
Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
Copyright 1982 by the American Geophysical Union.
Heterogeneous Atmospheric Chemistry
How to Cite
Seinfeld, J. H. and Bassett, M. (1982) Effect of the Mechanism of Gas-To-Particle Conversion on the Evolution of Aerosol Size Distributions, in Heterogeneous Atmospheric Chemistry (ed D. R. Schryer), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM026p0006
- Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
- Published Print: 1 JAN 1982
Print ISBN: 9780875900513
Online ISBN: 9781118663813
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The evolution of the size distribution of an aerosol undergoing growth by gas-to-particle conversion is investigated theoretically when growth occurs by any of three mechanisms, vapor phase diffusion, reaction of adsorbed vapor species on the particle surface, and reaction of dissolved vapor species in the particle volume.