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The Process of Coagulation in Smoke

Nature volume 135, page 315 (23 February 1935) | Download Citation

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IN contradistinction to hydrosols, smokes are unstable systems. Their particles cohere when brought together by Brownian agitation, and this process of coagulation proceeds spontaneously until the system becomes a coarse suspension of complex aggregates, and finally sediments rapidly.

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https://doi.org/10.1038/135315a0

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