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Reversible Chemical Kinetics Model 

written by Fernando Silva Fernandes

The Reversible Chemical Kinetics Model illustrates the time evolution of a reversible chemical reaction, from a given set of initial reactants concentration until chemical equilibrium is reached. The concentrations are plotted against time and the respective numerical values are periodically displayed at the data Table. As chemical equilibrium is attained, the concentrations become constant, the reaction quotient (Q) equalizes the equilibrium constant and Gibbs's energy change (G/RT) approaches zero.

The Reversible Chemical Kinetics Model was developed using the Easy Java Simulations (EJS) modeling tool.  It is distributed as a ready-to-run (compiled) Java archive.   Double clicking the jar file will run the program if Java is installed.  You can modify this simulation if you have EJS installed by right-clicking within the map and selecting "Open Ejs Model" from the pop-up menu item.

Published October 20, 2012
Last Modified June 11, 2014

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Source Code Documents

Reversible Chemical Kinetics Source Code 

The source code zip archive contains an EJS-XML representation of the Reversible Chemical Kinetics model.   Unzip this archive in your EJS workspace to compile and run this model using EJS.

Last Modified October 20, 2012