Description

This continuing authoritative series deals with the chemistry, materials science, physics and technology of the rare earth elements in an integrated manner. Each chapter is a comprehensive, up-to-date, critical review of a particular segment of the field. The work offers the researcher and graduate student a complete and thorough coverage of this fascinating field.

Key Features

  • Authoritative
  • Comprehensive
  • Up-to-date
  • Critical

Readership

Researchers working on rare earth materials, Rare earth industry, University libraries, Research institutions

Table of Contents

Thermodynamic Properties of Lanthanide Fluorides and Chlorides, by Alexandr Chervonnyi
Thermal and Electronic Properties of Rare Earth Compounds at High Pressure, by Gendo Oomi and Yoshiya Uwatoko

Details

No. of pages:
546
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
Print ISBN:
9780444543165
Electronic ISBN:
9780444543172

About the editors

J.-C. Bünzli

Affiliations and Expertise

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland

Vitalij Pecharsky

Professor V.K. Pecharsky is an active researcher in the field of structure-physical property relationships of rare earth-based intermetallic compounds. He co-authored over 250 papers published in peer reviewed journals and as chapters in books, holds 10 patents, mostly related to preparation and processing rare earth-based alloys.

Affiliations and Expertise

Ames Laboratory, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA