Collect. Czech. Chem. Commun. 1983, 48, 1571-1578

Convective diffusion to a slowly rotating spherical electrode; Basic model for Re → O, Pe → ∞

Ondřej Wein

Institute of Chemical Process Fundamentals, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, 165 02 Prague 6-Suchdol


Theory has been formulated of a convective rotating spherical electrode in the creeping flow regime (Re → 0). The currently available boundary layer solution for Pe → ∞ has been confronted with an improved similarity description applicable in the whole range of the Peclet number.