Encyclopedia of the Alkaline Earth Compounds

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Newnes, Dec 31, 2012 - Science - 1216 pages
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Encyclopedia of the Alkaline Earth Compounds is a compilation describing the physical and chemical properties of all of the alkaline earth compounds that have been elucidated to date in the scientific literature. These compounds are used in applications such as LEDs and electronic devices such as smart phones and tablet computers. Preparation methods for each compound are presented to show which techniques have been successful. Structures and phase diagrams are presented where applicable to aid in understanding the complexities of the topics discussed.

With concise descriptions presenting the chemical, physical and electrical properties of any given compound, this subject matter will serve as an introduction to the field. This compendium is vital for students and scientific researchers in all fields of scientific endeavors, including non-chemists.

  • 2013 Honorable Mention in Chemistry & Physics from the Association of American Publishers' PROSE Awards
  • Presents a systematic coverage of all known alkaline earth inorganic compounds and their properties
  • Provides a clear, consistent presentation based on groups facilitatating easy comparisons
  • Includes the structure of all the compounds in high quality full-color graphics
  • Summarizes all currently known properties of the transition metals compounds
  • Lists the uses and applications of these compounds in electronics, energy, and catalysis

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Chapter 3 Group 16 O S Se Te Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 4 Group 15 N P As Sb and Bi Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 5 Group 14 C Si Ge Sn and Pb Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 6 Group13BAlGaInandTlAlkalineEarthCompounds
Chapter 7 Group 3 Sc Y and La Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 8 Group 4 Ti Zr and Hf Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 9 Group 5 V Nb and Ta Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 10 Group 6 Cr Mo and W Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 12 Group 8 Fe Ru and Os Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 13 Group 9 Co Rh and Ir Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 14 Group 10 Ni Pd and Pt Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 15 Group 11 Cu Ag and Au Alkaline Earth Compounds
Chapter 16 Group 12 Zn Cd and Hg Alkaline Earth Compounds
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Chapter 11 Group 7 Mn Tc and Re Alkaline Earth Compounds

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