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Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2007, 8(9), 943-949; doi:10.3390/i8090943
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Isotopic Effect on the Kinetics of the Belousov-Zhabotinsky Reaction

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Received: 28 June 2007 / Revised: 7 August 2007 / Accepted: 27 August 2007 / Published: 4 September 2007
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Abstract

In this work we present results about the deuterium isotope effect on the globalkinetics of a Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction in batch conditions. A nonlinear dependenceof the Induction Period upon the percentage of deuterated reactants was found. The isotopiceffect on the bromination reaction of malonic acid was evaluated.
Keywords: Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction; Isotopic effect; Induction Period; Enolization; Bromination reaction. Belousov-Zhabotinsky reaction; Isotopic effect; Induction Period; Enolization; Bromination reaction.
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Rossi, F.; Rustici, M.; Rossi, C.; Tiezzi, E. Isotopic Effect on the Kinetics of the Belousov-Zhabotinsky Reaction. Int. J. Mol. Sci. 2007, 8, 943-949.

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