Chapter 23. Effect of Pressure on Melting Point and Boiling Point: Normal Substances

  1. H. Donald Brooke Jenkins

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch23

Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance

Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance

How to Cite

Jenkins, H. D. B. (2008) Effect of Pressure on Melting Point and Boiling Point: Normal Substances, in Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch23

Author Information

  1. Professor of Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139977

Online ISBN: 9780470697733

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Keywords:

  • melting point;
  • pressure effects;
  • boiling point;
  • gibbs energy;
  • inequality

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Case (i): Phase Behaviour of Normal Substances, for which: VgVl > Vs

  • Prediction of General Form of Phase Diagram for Normal Substances: (Case (i))

  • Comparison with Experimental Phase Diagrams