# The physical properties of liquid metals / Takamichi Iida and Roderick I.L. Guthrie

- Author:
- Iida, T.
- Published:
- Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1988.
- Physical Description:
- xviii, 288 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Guthrie, Roderick I. L.

- Contents:
- STRUCTURE: Distribution functions -- The structure of pure liquid metals -- The structure of liquid alloys -- DENSITY: Methods of density measurement -- Estimation of density -- Atomic volume of liquid metals and alloys -- Experimental data for liquid metals and alloys -- THERMODYNAMIC PROPERTIES: Vapour pressure of pure liquid metals -- Heat capacity of pure liquid metals -- Velocity of sound in pure liquid metals -- Velocity of sound in pure liquid metals -- SURFACE TENSION: Experimental measurements of surface tension -- Theoretical equations for surface tension -- Temperature coefficients of surface tension -- Experimental data for pure liquid metals -- Adsorption of solutes on liquid metal surfaces -- Equations for the surface tension of binary liquid mixtures -- VISCOSITY: Methods of viscosity measurement -- Viscosity determination by the oscillating-vessel method (an experimental investigation of working formulae) -- Theoretical equations for viscosity -- Semi-empirical (semi-theoretical) and empirical equations for viscosity -- Experimental data for pure liquid metals -- Viscosity of liquid alloys -- DIFFUSION: Experimental methods for measuring diffusivities -- Theoretical expressions for self-diffusivity (dynamic theories of liquids) -- Diffusion equations based on the hard-sphere theory -- Equations based on particular models -- Semi-empirical and empirical equations -- Relationship between viscosity and diffusivity -- Experimental data for self-diffusivity in pure liquid metals -- Solute diffusion in liquid alloys -- ELECTRICAL AND THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY: Electrical conductivity (electrical resistivity) of liquid metals and alloys -- Thermal conductivity of liquid metals and alloys -- Relationship between electrical conductivity and thermal conductivity for liquid metals and alloys: the Wiedemann-Franz-Lorenz law.
- Subject(s):
- ISBN:
- 0198563310
- Note:
- Includes indexes.
- Bibliography Note:
- Bibliography: pages 255-265.

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