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$%C. J. van Duijn and A. Straathof, Traveling waves for gas-solid reactions, Rev. Mat. Univ. Complut. Madrid 7 (1994), no. 1, 147178.%$

Traveling Waves for Gas-Solid Reactions
TU Delft
Department of Mathematics
P.O. Box 5031
NL-2600 GA Delft The Netherlands
Leiden University
Mathematical Institute
P.O. Box 9512
NL-2300 RA Leiden The Netherlands

Received: February 12, 1993

Bounded traveling waves, arising in combustion model for gas-solid reactions in a porous medium, are studied. We consider the existence, uniqueness and several qualitative properties. In particular we investigate waves with finiteness and derive estimates in the limit of vanishing diffusion.

1991 Mathematics Subject Classification: 35K57, 34B15.