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An application of semigroup theory to a fragmentation equation

Blair, P.N. and Lamb, W. and Stewart, Iain W. (2004) An application of semigroup theory to a fragmentation equation. In: Integral Methods in Science and Engineering. Birkhauser, Boston, USA, pp. 19-24. ISBN 081764377X

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    Abstract

    The process of fragmentation arises in many physical situations, including polymer degradation, droplet breakage and rock crushing and grinding. Under suitable assumptions, the evolution of the size distribution c(x, t), where x represents particle size and t is time, may be described by the linear integro-differential equation.

    Item type: Book Section
    ID code: 2201
    Notes: Document added
    Keywords: mathematical analysis, fragmentation, mathematical models, particle size distribution, group theory, integral equations, differential equations, linear equations, particle size, degradation, polymers, crushing, droplets, Mathematics
    Subjects: Science > Mathematics
    Department: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Education > Education
    Faculty of Science > Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty of Science > Mathematics and Statistics > Mathematics
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    Date Deposited: 13 Dec 2006
    Last modified: 06 Sep 2014 23:24
    URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/2201

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