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Metal Vapor Synthesis of Transition Metal Compounds

  1. Eckhardt Schmidt,
  2. Kenneth J. Klabunde,
  3. Aldo Ponce,
  4. Alexander Smetana,
  5. David Heroux

Published Online: 15 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119951438.eibc0127

Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry

Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry

How to Cite

Schmidt, E., Klabunde, K. J., Ponce, A., Smetana, A. and Heroux, D. 2011. Metal Vapor Synthesis of Transition Metal Compounds. Encyclopedia of Inorganic and Bioinorganic Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2011

Abstract

The title topic is reviewed with special reference to the reactivity of metal atoms, their energetics of vaporization, vaporization techniques, and some detailed examples of reaction products. Recent advances in nanoparticle work are also discussed.

Keywords:

  • vaporization;
  • nanoparticles;
  • high temperature;
  • cocondensation;
  • reactor;
  • high vacuum