Accession Number:

AD0684591

Title:

ATOMIC FLUORESCENCE ANALYSIS AND THE AIR FORCE SPECTROMETRIC OIL ANALYSIS PROGRAM.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. 1 Oct 64-Dec 68,

Corporate Author:

FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE

Report Date:

1969-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

Methods are being developed to improve analysis of trace wear metals in lubricating oil, directed toward detecting incipient mechanical failures. This report contains 1 A survey of AFOSR-supported research and the application of this research to methods used by the Spectrometric Oil Analysis Program SOAP of the Air Force for wear metal analysis 2 New Atomic Spectroscopic Methods for Trace Analysis describing development of atomic fluorescence spectrometry as a new method of ultra trace element analysis, and its relationship to SOAP.

Subject Categories:

  • Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE