Pollution pp 510-521 | Cite as

Pollution by Diffusive Processes

  • H. S. Green
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Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 2)

Abstract

The most serious types of pollution are those following the release of the pollutant from points within or on the boundary of a gaseous or liquid medium. The problems to be considered in this paper relate to the determination of the distribution of the pollutant within the medium and along the boundary of the medium.

Keywords

Brownian Motion Diffusion Equation Molecular Diffusion Effective Viscosity Stochastic Equation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. S. Green
    • 1
  1. 1.University of AdelaideAustralia

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