Accession Number : AD0609976

Title :   THE DETERMINATION OF THE ORDER OF A SIMPLE REACTION.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : POLYTECHNIC INST OF BROOKLYN N Y

Personal Author(s) : Krause,Egon

Report Date : OCT 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A method is presented whereby the order of a simple reaction may be determined. The rate constant in the rate expression is eliminated by means of the integrated rate expression. In this manner unique relations between the nondimensionalized rate and the reacted fraction are obtained for arbitrary orders. Plots constructed from these relations may be used to determine the order of a reaction when concentration measurements as a function of the reaction time are available. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*REACTION KINETICS, DETERMINATION), CHEMICAL REACTIONS, PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY, THERMOCHEMISTRY, KINETIC THEORY, HYPERSONIC FLOW, AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS, GRAPHICS, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, EXPERIMENTAL DATA

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE