Brownian movement


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  • noun

Synonyms for Brownian movement

the random motion of small particles suspended in a gas or liquid

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This result is not more surprising than identity of regularities at measurements of Brownian movement and radioactivity; or radioactivity and noises in semiconductor schemes [10, 11].
Coagulation of reactive species caused by Brownian movement begins, and phase separation of the resin solution slowly occurs by sedimentation of the colloidal particles.
In addition, the less experienced observer must guard against misidentifying Brownian movement of fibers or other linear debris as T pallidum.
The flow velocity profiles of HFOV include bulk convection, Taylor dispersion, asymmetric velocity profiles (coaxial flow velocities), pendelluft phenomena, cardiogenic mixing, molecular diffusion, Brownian movement and collateral ventilation.
You may know that his Nobel prize was awarded for his elucidation of Brownian movement.