Three-dimensional computer simulation of liquid drop evaporation

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We use molecular dynamics simulation to describe a method that can be used to model liquid drop evaporation. For application, the liquid is taken to be water. Using the properties of the liquid and a Lennard-Jones potential, we derive dynamical equations, which are used to describe the gross dynamical behavior of the liquid-vapor molecular system. The resulting dynamical equations are solved numerically by a time stepping, numerical method. The evaporation of the liquid to the vapor phase is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)43-52
Number of pages10
JournalComputers and Mathematics with Applications
Issue number12
StatePublished - Jan 2000


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