Encyclopedia of the Elements: Technical Data - History - Processing - Applications / Edition 1

Encyclopedia of the Elements: Technical Data - History - Processing - Applications / Edition 1

by Per Enghag
     
 

ISBN-10: 3527306668

ISBN-13: 9783527306664

Pub. Date: 07/23/2004

Publisher: Wiley

Famous for its history of numerous element discoverers, Sweden is the origin of this comprehensive encylopedia of the elements.
It provides both an important database for professionals as well as detailed reading ranging from historical facts, discoverers' portraits, colour plates of mineral types, natural occurrences, and industrial figures to winning and…  See more details below

Overview

Famous for its history of numerous element discoverers, Sweden is the origin of this comprehensive encylopedia of the elements.
It provides both an important database for professionals as well as detailed reading ranging from historical facts, discoverers' portraits, colour plates of mineral types, natural occurrences, and industrial figures to winning and refining processes, biological roles and applications in modern chemistry, engineering and industry.
Elemental data is presented in fact tables which include numerous physical and thermodynamic properties, isotope lists, radiation absorption characteristics, NMR parameters, and others. Further pertinent data is supplied in additional tables throughout the text.
Published in Swedish in three volumes from 1998 to 2000, the contents have been revised and expanded by the author for this English edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783527306664
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/23/2004
Pages:
1309
Product dimensions:
7.03(w) x 9.72(h) x 2.38(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
The Knowledge of Matter
The Elements, Their Origin and Occurrence, Discovery and Names
Geochemistry
Gold
Silver
Copper
Iron
Hydrogen
Spectral analysis and Discovery of Elements
Sodium and Potassium
Lithium
Rubidium and Caesium
Magnesium and Calcium
Beryllium
Strontium and Barium
Rare Earths
Titanium
Zirconium
Hafnium
Vanadium
Niobium
Tantalum
Chromium
Molybdenum
Tungsten
Manganese
Technetium
Rhenium
Cobalt
Nickel
Platinum Metals
Zinc
Cadmium
Mercury
Boron
Aluminium
Gallium, Indium and Thallium
Carbon
Silicon
Germanium
Tin
Lead
Nitrogen
Phosphorus
Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth
Oxygen
Sulfur
Selenium and Tellurium
Halogens
Noble Gases
Radioactive Elements

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