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Effect of Strong Electrical Fields on the Boiling Points of some Alcohols

Nature volume 192, pages 12851286 (30 December 1961) | Download Citation

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Katti and Chaudhri1 have published a set of measurements on the effect of electrical fields on the boiling points of methanol, ethanol, and isopropanol. This is an effect which can be calculated from the first principles of thermodynamics.

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    , and , Nature, 190, 80 (1961).

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    , Handbook of Chemistry (Handbook Publishers, Inc., Sandusky, 1949); International Critical Tables (McGraw-Hill, New York, 1926).

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    • RICHARD K. LYON

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