# Dynamics of a Nonadiabatic Continuously Stirred Tank Reactor

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This Demonstration shows the dynamics of a non-isothermal continuously stirred tank reactor (CSTR) where a first-order irreversible chemical reaction takes place. The dynamics of the system are described by the equations [1]

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Contributed by: Clay Gruesbeck (March 2013)

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References

[1] P. G. Gray and K. S. Scott, *Chemical Oscillations and Instabilities: Non-Linear Chemical Kinetics*, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1994.

[2] L. A. Belfiore, *Transport Phenomena for Chemical Reactor Design*, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2003.

[3] L. D. Schmidt, *The Engineering of Chemical Reactions*, New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.

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"Dynamics of a Nonadiabatic Continuously Stirred Tank Reactor"

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Published: March 13 2013