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Oxford Chemistry Primers #23: Inorganic Materials Chemistry

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Synopsis:

Although the chemistry of solid inorganic materials has become increasingly central to chemistry research, the subject has long been inadequately covered. This inexpensive and well-illustrated primer fills the gap with a comprehensive introduction to the subject. Topics include: transition metal oxides, non-stoichiometry, zeolites, layer compounds chemistry, high temperature superconductors, and fullerides. Syntheses of these compound types are presented as well. The book also details powder X-ray diffraction, the major experimental technique used to study and characterize the chemistry of solid inorganic materials. The basis for the method and associated, relevant crystallography is discussed. The experimental data gleaned from the technique is used to illustrate key topics throughout the primer. This tying together of an experimental method and the chemistry is a much needed approach, reflecting the true need of the chemist and the method by which chemistry is taught.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [90]) and index.

Table of Contents

1. Basic Crystallography

2. Application and Interpretation of Powder X-ray Diffraction Data

3. The Synthesis of Inorganic Materials

4. Transition Metal Oxides

5. Electronic, Magnetic and Optical Properties of Inorganic Materials

6. Non-stoichiometry

7. Zeolites, Intercalation in Layer Materials and Solid Electrolytes

8. Some Recent Developments in Inorganic Materials Chemistry

Product Details

ISBN:
9780198557982
Author:
Weller, Mark T.
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Location:
Oxford ;
Subject:
Chemistry - Inorganic
Subject:
Solid state chemistry
Subject:
Chemistry | Inorganic Chemistry
Edition Number:
2
Series:
Oxford chemistry primers ;
Series Volume:
890.23
Publication Date:
19950331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
120 illus.
Pages:
94
Dimensions:
9.68x7.49x.31 in. .60 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Although the chemistry of solid inorganic materials has become increasingly central to chemistry research, the subject has long been inadequately covered. This inexpensive and well-illustrated primer fills the gap with a comprehensive introduction to the subject. Topics include: transition metal oxides, non-stoichiometry, zeolites, layer compounds chemistry, high temperature superconductors, and fullerides. Syntheses of these compound types are presented as well. The book also details powder X-ray diffraction, the major experimental technique used to study and characterize the chemistry of solid inorganic materials. The basis for the method and associated, relevant crystallography is discussed. The experimental data gleaned from the technique is used to illustrate key topics throughout the primer. This tying together of an experimental method and the chemistry is a much needed approach, reflecting the true need of the chemist and the method by which chemistry is taught.
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