48. Measuring Thermodynamic Properties of Metals and Alloys

  1. Mike S. Lee
  1. Evan H. Copland1 and
  2. Nathan S. Jacobson2

Published Online: 21 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch48

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

Mass Spectrometry Handbook

How to Cite

Copland, E. H. and Jacobson, N. S. (2012) Measuring Thermodynamic Properties of Metals and Alloys, in Mass Spectrometry Handbook (ed M. S. Lee), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118180730.ch48

Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    CSIRO, Sydney, Australia

  2. 2

    National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Pharmaceutical Science and Biotechnology: Practices, Applications and Methods

Book Series Editors:

  1. Mike S. Lee

Series Editor Information

  1. Milestone Development Services, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470536735

Online ISBN: 9781118180730

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Keywords:

  • analytical techniques, metal, alloy thermodynamic properties;
  • accurate thermodynamic data and KEMS in situ calibration;
  • KEMS, and KEMS equation in alloy system measure;
  • Knudsen cell vapor sources and molecular beams;
  • constant sensitivity factor, need met by multiple-cell-configured KEMS

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Knudsen Cell Vapor Sources and Molecular Beams

  • Mass Spectrometric Analysis of the Molecular Beam

  • Measurement of Thermodynamic Properties of Metals and Alloys

  • Checks for Correct Operation and Consistency in Measurements

  • Future Directions

  • Summary and Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References

  • Appendix 48.1