Chapter 24. Effect of Pressure on Melting Point and Boiling Point: Water

  1. H. Donald Brooke Jenkins

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch24

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: Water, in Chemical Thermodynamics at a Glance, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470697733.ch24

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:

  • pressure effects;
  • melting point;
  • phase behavior;
  • constant temperature;
  • phase diagram

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Case (ii): Phase Behaviour of Water, for which: VgVl < Vs

  • Prediction of General Form of Phase Diagram for Water

  • Comparison with Experimental Phase Diagram for H2O