Recent Results in the Dynamics of Liquid Dispersions

  • A. Fasano
  • F. Rosso
Conference paper
Part of the Mathematics in Industry book series (MATHINDUSTRY, volume 1)


A model for the dynamics of a liquid—liquid dispersion in a batch reactor with multiple breakage and volume scattering is presented. This model extends the one we proposed in [1,2] to show that it is possible to prevent the occurrence of too large droplets by a suitable modification of the evolution equation. The main feature is that each breakage mode appears explicitly in the balance equation through its own probability density.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Fasano
    • 1
  • F. Rosso
    • 1
  1. 1.Dip. Matematica Ulisse DiniUniversità di FirenzeFirenzeItalia

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