chemical potential


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chemical potential

n
(Chemistry) a thermodynamic function of a substance in a system that is the partial differential of the Gibbs function of the system with respect to the number of moles of the substance. Symbol: μ
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DFT can also be used to describe the chemical reactivity of any organic compound in term of chemical hardness (n), electrophilicity index (I) and electronic chemical potential (u) [24].
It indicates there is chemical potential to support microbial systems," said J Hunter Waite Jr, programme director for the space science and engineering division at the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio and lead author of the Science paper.
Dimethyl disulfide as a new chemical potential alternative to methyl bromide in soil disinfestation in France.
0] = [sigma]a leads to decrease of the free quarks chemical potential [[mu].
The first volume focuses on thermodynamics and kinetics, including phase equilibria; defect thermodynamics; stoichiometry; the shape of crystals and the structure of melt; the theory of nucleation; growth mechanisms; Monte Carlo simulations; chemical potential analysis; simulation of epitaxial growth by density functional theory, kinetic, Monte Carlo, and phase field methods; and experimental modeling of crystallization.
As described earlier in this article, the driving force of water absorption of water swellables is the chemical potential difference between swellable elastomer and surrounding fluid.
Of course, a major difficulty then became how to find the chemical potential of a given substance, a topic that occupied a large part of Gibbs' paper and for which he developed an entire intricate methodology that revolutionized thermodynamics and gave birth to the theory of chemical equilibrium.
5[degrees]C) the chemical potential of bromoxynil molecules is reduced and the molecules tend to from crystals due to low solubility in water (0.
The electron affinity can also be used in combination with ionization energy to give electronic chemical potential [mu] defined by Parr and Pearson (1983), as the characteristic of electronegativity of molecules:
To understand the chemical potential of the rocks of the area, bulk samples ( greater than 10kg) were collected in the field from both fresh rocks and sulfide bearing zones.