What is and what isn't a clock reaction?

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Clear distinction should be made between the several different causes that may lead to an induction period in a kinetic experiment, and the term 'clock reaction' should be used only when an abrupt increase occurs in the concentration of one or more products due to the total consumption of a limiting reagent.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages1
JournalNew Journal of Chemistry
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Chemistry

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