Accession Number : ADA261265
Title : Phosphorus-, Nitrogen-, Sulfur-, and Chlorine-Containing Molecules on Surfaces.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Sep 89-31 Aug 92,
Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN DEPT OF CHEMISTRY
Personal Author(s) : White, J M
Report Date : 09 Oct 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The research is in the area of chemical reactions on surfaces and deals with molecules and solids that model systems of technological and environmental significance to ARO. In particular, we study heteroatom organic adsorbates containing halogens, sulfur, oxygen, phosphorus and nitrogen. The fundamental surface chemical decomposition kinetics of selected molecules, especially simulants, are studied on metal and metal oxide substrates that model technological materials used to destroy and render them harmless. Our goal is to acquire fundamental and quantitative molecular level descriptions of heterogeneous chemical reactions at gas-solid interfaces.
Descriptors : *NITROGEN , *SURFACES , *CHEMICAL REACTIONS , *SULFUR , *PHOSPHORUS , METALS , MODELS , DECOMPOSITION , CHLORINE , REACTOR KINETICS , ADSORBATES , INORGANIC MATERIALS , HALOGENS , GAS CHROMATOGRAPHY , INTERFACES , OXIDES , OXYGEN , MOLECULES , SUBSTRATES , SOLIDS
Subject Categories : Biochemistry
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE