ERIC Number: EJ417278
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
A Simple Demonstration of Convective Effects on Reaction-Diffusion Systems: A Burning Cigarette.
Pojman, John A.
Journal of Chemical Education, v67 n9 p792-94 Sep 1990
Described is a demonstration that provides an introduction to nonequilibrium reaction-diffusion systems and the coupling of hydrodynamics to chemical reactions. Experiments that demonstrate autocatalytic behavior that are effected by gravity and convection are included. (KR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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