Accession Number : AD0738057

Title :   Sensitivity Analysis in Chemical Thermodynamics,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Bigelow,J. H. ; Shapiro,N. Z.

Report Date : APR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The problem of finding the equilibrium (or steadystate) composition of a chemical system may be formulated as a constrained extremum problem. One often wishes to compute not only the composition, but also its dependence on the parameters of the system. This sensitivity analysis is described. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CHEMICAL EQUILIBRIUM, *THERMODYNAMICS), MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE