Reactive Collision Dynamics in Two Dimensions

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This Demonstration shows a potential energy surface and a two-dimensional projection of the reaction coordinate. The red line represents the trajectory of the reaction. When it crosses over the saddle point the reaction is successful.

Contributed by: John A. Parkhill and Eric J. Sundstrom (March 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




R. D. Levine, Molecular Reaction Dynamics, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

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