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Recall that the volume integral of a convected density over any material region is conserved in time. There are two vector analogs in spatial R3 . First, in electrically conducting ﬂuid, the magnetic ﬂux, or surface integral of the magnetic ﬁeld over any material surface, is conserved in time. So, in this analog, the surface integral of a vector ﬁeld takes on the role of mass, and the vector ﬁeld, whose integrals over material surfaces are conserved, takes on the role of density. Second, we can consider vector ﬁelds whose line integral over any material curve is conserved.

Diﬀusion c(x, t) c(x , t) dx particles x x + dx x Their density at time t + τ is g(x − x , τ ) c(x , t) dx . 2. of ζ. 8) c(x, t + τ ) = −∞ c(x, t) − ζcx (x, t) + ζ2 cxx (x, t) − 2 ζ4 ζ3 cxxx (x, t) + cxxxx (x, t) + · · · g(ζ, τ ) dζ 6 24 1 = c(x, t) 1 − cx (x, t) ζ + cxx (x, t) ζ 2 − 2 1 1 3 cxxx (x, t) ζ + cxxxx (x, t) ζ 4 − · · · . 8), ζ n := −∞ ζ n g(ζ, τ ) dζ are the moments of g(ζ, τ ). 3). Odd moments vanish by evenness of g(ζ, τ ) in ζ, and the higher even moments ζ n , n even, are of size (Dτ )n/2 .

In other words, how long does it take for the interface to move a distance comparable to a? Nondimensionalize the free boundary problem using the following units: Variable x t c1 c2 Unit a tc cε0 c0 2. Diﬀusion 47 Take the ε → 0 limit of the dimensionless equations. Solution. The rate of loss of particles from R has magnitude t1c cε0 a3 . ¯ The ﬂux D2 ∂n c2 into R ¯ across ∂R has These lost particles appear in R. c0 magnitude D2 a , and the surface integral of this ﬂux over ∂R has magnitude a2 a2 D2 ca0 (a2 ).