Fluid Dynamics

, Volume 41, Issue 3, pp 391–397 | Cite as

Convective instability of an adsorption front

  • V. L. Zelenko
  • E. A. Makeev
  • L. I. Kheifets


The monotonous instability of the adsorption front formed in a two-component gas filtered vertically through a fixed bed of adsorbent is demonstrated. A threshold value of the Archimedes adsorption criterion is calculated and the corresponding critical gas flow is considered.


adsorption instability filtration gravity force 


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  • V. L. Zelenko
  • E. A. Makeev
  • L. I. Kheifets

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