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 [kĭ-net´iks; ki-net´iks]
the scientific study of the turnover, or rate of change, of a specific factor in the body, commonly expressed as units of amount per unit time.
chemical kinetics the scientific study of the rates and mechanisms of chemical reactions.
urea kinetics the movement of urea in the body and its excretion through the kidneys or dialysis apparatus; see also urea clearance.
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chem·i·cal ki·net·ics

the study of the rates of chemical reactions.
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Initially the determination that test subjects studying chemical kinetics with the traditional book and lecture approach would earn scores statistically indistinguishable from subjects that acquired the same knowledge by performed computer based simulations was somewhat unexpected and troublesome [25].
Therefore, the instructor decided to continue to use the buffered solutions strategies described in the previous iteration but expand the use of productive failure for the second problematic set of problems, chemical kinetics (Table 2).
Come, "Modeling of the oxidation of n-octane and n-decane using an automatic generation of mechanisms," International Journal of Chemical Kinetics, vol.
Gaseous Chemical Kinetics. Gaseous chemical kinetics are handled by the open source software Chemkin II [15].
Tang, Principles of Chemical Kinetics and Chemical Reactors, Science Press, Beijing, China, 1974.
Fundamentals of Chemical Kinetics. Longman: Harlow, England, 1996, 49-50.
Polanyi, HFCIC, In his University of Toronto laboratory in 1986, the same year he won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry for research into chemical kinetics.
Karlin, Comparison of Invariant Manifolds for Model Reduction in Chemical Kinetics, Commun.
In Section 4.1, validated results of the generated chemical kinetics using the PSR-PFR module and evolutionary-based method simultaneously are examined over different operating pressures, residence times, and inlet temperatures.

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