Photophoresis of a sphere in a rarefied gas

K. Yamamoto, M.E.H. van Dongen

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    The photophoresis of a sphere is studied on the basis of the linearized B-G-K equation. The photophoretic forces are calculated for both near continuum and near free molecular flows. The photophoretic velocity of a suspended sphere is also obtained.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)162-165
    Number of pages4
    JournalJournal of Colloid and Interface Science
    Issue number1
    Publication statusPublished - Oct 1976


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