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Transient kinetics of nucleation

Shi, G. and Seinfeld, J. H. and Okuyama, K. (1990) Transient kinetics of nucleation. Physical Review A, 41 (4). pp. 2101-2108. ISSN 1050-2947. doi:10.1103/PhysRevA.41.2101.

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Analytical solutions for the time-dependent cluster concentrations and nucleation rate in homogeneous nucleation are obtained by the singular perturbation approach. The effect of cluster scavenging by free molecule particles on the kinetics of nucleation is also investigated through analogous analytical solutions in this case. Apparent conflicting suggestions in the literature concerning the time lag of nucleation are resolved.

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Additional Information:© 1990 The American Physical Society Received 7 September 1989 This work was supported by National Science Foundation Grant No. ATM-8503103.
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