6. Physical Hardness

  1. Ralph G. Pearson

Published Online: 14 DEC 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527606173.ch6

Chemical Hardness

Chemical Hardness

How to Cite

Pearson, R. G. (1997) Physical Hardness, in Chemical Hardness, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606173.ch6

Author Information

  1. University of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 DEC 2005
  2. Published Print: 30 OCT 1997

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527294824

Online ISBN: 9783527606177

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Keywords:

  • chemical hardness;
  • physical hardness;
  • definition;
  • principle of maximum physical hardness (PMPH);
  • hardness of molecules

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Definition of Physical Hardness

  • The Principle of Maximum Physical Hardness, PMPH

  • The Hardness of Molecules

  • References