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Ozone modeling within plasmas for ozone sensor applications

Khalil Arshak; I. Guiney; E. Forde;
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  • Published: 25 Jan 2008
  • Publisher: IEEE Computer Society
  • Country: Ireland
Abstract
peer-reviewed Ozone (03) is potentially hazardous to human health and accurate prediction and measurement of this gas is essential in addressing its associated health risks. This paper presents theory to predict the levels of ozone concentration emittedfrom a dielectric barrier discharge (DBD) plasma for ozone sensing applications. This is done by postulating the kinetic model for ozone generation, with a DBD plasma at atmospheric pressure in air, in the form of a set of rate equations. Rate constants are taken from the literature and previously unconsidered ozone producing hydroxyl reactions are incorporated into the work, yielding more accurate results for the...
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free text keywords: ozone, dielectric barrier discharge, Human health, chemistry.chemical_compound, chemistry, Atmospheric sciences, Rate equation, Oxygen, chemistry.chemical_element, Kinetic model, Atmospheric pressure, Plasma

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