Vol. 2, issue 03, article # 6

pdf Rakhimov R. F. On the coagulation transformations of the microphysical properties of smoke aerosol. // Atmospheric and oceanic optics. 1989. V. 2. No. 03. P. 206-212.
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A numerical simulation procedure for the coagulative transformation of aerosol optical and microphysical properties in a closed volume is reported. The proposed approach relies on a reduced description of the particle size distribution in terms of integrated features of polydispersions. A comparative analysis of data obtained from a laboratory experiment and a numerical simulation on smoke aerosols corroborates the utility of the present procedure.


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