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Studies on the role of radiation in chemical reactions occurring on surfaces

Michael Allen Loudiana

Studies on the role of radiation in chemical reactions occurring on surfaces

by Michael Allen Loudiana

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Surface chemistry.,
  • Molecular dynamics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Michael Allen Loudiana.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 95 leaves, bound :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16577972M

    effect of high energy radiation on biologically relevant molecules (water is a main constituent in living organisms and plays a key role in biological systems); (iii) to produce and study the reactions of reactive short-lived species that are also produced in living organisms, e.g. hydroxyl radicals . Sea spray aerosol particles (SSA), formed through wave breaking at the ocean surface, contribute to natural aerosol particle concentrations in remote regions of Earth's atmosphere, and alter the direct and indirect effects of aerosol particles on Earth's radiation budget. In addition, sea spray aerosol serve.

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Photochemical reaction, a chemical reaction initiated by the absorption of energy in the form of light. The consequence of molecules’ absorbing light is the creation of transient excited states whose chemical and physical properties differ greatly from the original molecules.

These new chemical. Radiation chemistry is characterized by the very fast generation of reactive species followed by extensive competition between recombination reactions and reactions with solutes. A complete description of a radiation chemical process requires information about the final products and the transient species.

The first law of photochemistry, the Grotthus–Draper principle, states that for a photo-chemical reaction to occur, some component of the system must first absorb light. The second law of photochemistry, the Stark–Einstein principle, states that a molecule can only absorb one quantum of radiation.

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