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Transitional (Irreversible) Flow

Transitional (irreversible) flow occurs from an initial state for a final or subsequent state. The rate-controlling variable Transition Rate 1 to 2 controls the rate at which the conversion from ‘S1’ STATE 1 OF SYSTEM to ‘S2’ STATE 2 OF SYSTEM or physical flow between the stocks. This module is also known as ‘Conversion’ because it represents the conversion, being a change of state of members or items in an initial stock.
     The description of the module is at
     The module coded in Powersim Studio is at .
     A PowerSim Example using this module is at .


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