Accession Number : AD0658781

Title :   RECENT ADVANCES IN AEROTHERMOCHEMISTRY, VOLUME I.

Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Glassman,I.

Report Date : 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 446

Abstract : Contents: Microscopic and macroscopic approach to chemical rate processes; Unimolecular thermal dissociation of small molecules; The relaxation and dissociation of small molecules; Effects of certain energy transfer processes on population distributions in expanding gas flows; Application de la methode de renversement des raies d du sodium a la mesure des temperatures de vibration de l'azote derriere un choc en propagation et apres detente dans une tuyere; A shock tube study of the infrared emission from HCl: vibrational relaxation times for the upper states; The role of vibrational excitation in atom switching reactions; Shock reflection and surface effects in the shock tube; Modulated atomic beams and their uses; Thermal energy molecular beam measurements of atom-atom differential scattering cross sections; Thermal energy molecular beam measurements of inelastic cross sections for rotational quantum transitions; Performance of an arc-heated supersonic molecular beam and its application to molecule-molecule collision studies; Supersonic nozzle beams - some recent experimental results; Chemical reaction cross-sections determined by molecular beams in the 10 eV energy range; The production of a 2 eV pulsed argon beam using a shock tube source; Total cross-section measurements for K on He in the energy range of 0.35 to 16.5 eV; On the design of experiments with a shock-tube-driven molecular beam.

Descriptors :   (*GAS FLOW, *THERMOCHEMISTRY), (*MOLECULAR BEAMS, THERMOCHEMISTRY), SYMPOSIA, REACTION KINETICS, DISSOCIATION, RELAXATION TIME, MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, HYDROCHLORIC ACID, MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS, EXCITATION, SHOCK WAVES, POTENTIAL SCATTERING, ELECTRON TRANSITIONS, INTERACTIONS, ARGON, POTASSIUM, HELIUM

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Fluid Mechanics
      Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy
      Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE