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· Fick s laws of diffusion are mathematical statements describing how particles under random thermal motion tend to spread from a region of higher concentration to a region of lower concentration to equalize concentration on both the regions. The laws also describe the relationship between the rate of diffusion and the three factors that affect diffusion.

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· The diﬀusion equation can be expressed using the notation of vector calculus for a general coordinate system as ∇2p = φµct k ∂p ∂t (16) For the case of the radial coordinates the diﬀusion equation is 1 r ∂ ∂r r ∂p ∂r 1 r2 ∂2p ∂θ2 ∂2p ∂z2 = φµct k ∂p ∂t (17) 3 Dimensionless Form 3.1 One Dimensional Problem

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· Diffusion movement of mass from region of high concentration to low concentration. J = -D (Flux of mass D diffusion coefficient) 2. Diffusion is an important process in chromatography in determining the mass transfer and band-broadening dN dz ΔS>0 3. Einstein diffusion equation td= d2/(2D) Where t d= average time required to diffuse a distance d

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· Prior to the development of the D12 equation the D5 rate equation was the equation with the closest fit to the data. This gave the following results. E = 111 kJ/mol and A = 6.442 10 7 s −1. The differences are quite large considering that initially that the D5 equation was by far the closest fit to the data than any other equation and so

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· The rate of swimming is a function of the rate of diffusion into the tail. Therefore consider only diffusion in the tail. 1. Mole Balance . 2. Constitutive Equation and Rate Law . 3. Boundary Conditions . at z = 0 C A = C A0. at z = L dC A / dz = 0. 4. Combine and Put the Equation in Dimensionless Form . When = 0 then = 1. When = 1 then

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· Fick s laws of diffusion are mathematical statements describing how particles under random thermal motion tend to spread from a region of higher concentration to a region of lower concentration to equalize concentration on both the regions. The laws also describe the relationship between the rate of diffusion and the three factors that affect diffusion.

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· Substituting the rate law equation (12-9) into Equation (12-8) gives (12-10) By differentiating the ﬁrst term and dividing through by 2 r D e Equation (12-10) becomes (12-11) Inside the Pellet –r A¢ = S a ()–r A≤A = r c ()r¢A –r A = r c S a ()–r A≤A –¢A a –¢ =≤=– m-----= = /() == ¢ ----

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· Fick s laws of diffusion are mathematical statements describing how particles under random thermal motion tend to spread from a region of higher concentration to a region of lower concentration to equalize concentration on both the regions. The laws also describe the relationship between the rate of diffusion and the three factors that affect diffusion.

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· The diffusion equation that describes how the concentration of solute (in this case the red dye) changes with position and time is (12.4.1) ∇ 2 C ( r t) = 1 D ∂ C ( r t) ∂ t. where r is a vector representing the position in a particular coordinate system.

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· Prior to the development of the D12 equation the D5 rate equation was the equation with the closest fit to the data. This gave the following results. E = 111 kJ/mol and A = 6.442 10 7 s −1. The differences are quite large considering that initially that the D5 equation was by far the closest fit to the data than any other equation and so

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· The di usion-limited rate constant Weak intermolecular forces I If intermolecular forces between A and B are weak then U(r) ˇ0 except when A and B are very close. I In this case 1 = Z 1 R AB 1 r2 exp U(r) k BT dr ˇ Z 1 R AB 1 r2 dr = 1 R AB or = R AB. I The di usion-limited rate constant becomes k D = 4ˇLD ABR AB and the di usion-in

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· On the basis of these assumptions the governing equation of substrate diffusion rate within immobilized cell layer has been written based on following nonlinear differential mass balance 32 (1) 22 2 2 1 dS dS S dr r dr S (2) 0 S S S 0 r r R 0 s S K m s es X R YD K Where S is the dimensionless substrate concentration S0 is

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· Such a rate equation could be obtained for reaction over a catalyst surface at relatively low reactant concentration such that the denominator in the Langmuir-Hinshelwood rate equation approaches a value of one r A true = -kC A/(1 K AC A) ≈ -kC A. This is the simplest case.

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Thomas Graham gave the relation between rate of diffusion and density of that gas which is known as Graham s law of diffusion. Graham s law of diffusion states that "under the similar condition of temperature and pressure rate of diffusion is inversely proportional to the square root of its density". i.e. r is proportional to 1/1√d.

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· Such a rate equation could be obtained for reaction over a catalyst surface at relatively low reactant concentration such that the denominator in the Langmuir-Hinshelwood rate equation approaches a value of one r A true = -kC A/(1 K AC A) ≈ -kC A. This is the simplest case.

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