Accession Number : AD0009906


Title :   PURIFICATION OF HYDROCARBONS FOR USE AS SOLVENTS IN FAR ULTRAVIOLET SPECTROSCOPY


Corporate Author : CHICAGO UNIV IL LAB OF MOLECULAR STRUCTURE AND SPECTRA


Personal Author(s) : Potts, W J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/009906.pdf


Report Date : 30 Sep 1952


Pagination or Media Count : 11


Abstract : Heptane, isopentane, 3-methylpentane, and methylcyclohexane were successfully purified to give transmissions to 1750 A in 0.5-in. cells. The hydrocarbons formed transparent glasses at liquid-N temperatures with a slight improvement in transmission.


Descriptors :   *ULTRAVIOLET SPECTROSCOPY , *SOLVENTS , GLASS , FAR ULTRAVIOLET RADIATION , HYDROCARBONS , CYCLOHEXANES , TRANSPARENCE , METHYL RADICALS


Subject Categories : Solvents, Cleaners, and Abrasives
      Organic Chemistry


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE