Topics in F-Element Chemistry

Americium and Curium Chemistry and Technology

Papers from a Symposium given at the 1984 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, Honolulu, HI, December 16–27, 1984

Editors: Edelstein, Norman, Navratil, J.D., Schulz, Wallace W. (Eds.)

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The papers included in this volume were presented at the symposium on "Americium and Curium Chemistry and Technology" at the International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies in Honolulu, Hawaii, December 16-21, 1984. This symposium commemorated forty years of research on americium and curium. Accordingly, the papers included in this volume begin with historical perspectives on the discovery of americium and curium and the early characterization of their chemical properties, and then cover a wide range of subjects, such as thermodynamic properties, electronic structure, nuclear reactions, analytic chemistry, high pressure phase transitions, and technological aspects. Thus, this volume is a review of the chemistry of americium and curium, and provides a perspective on the current research on these elements forty years after their discovery. The editors would like to thank the participants in this symposium for their contributions. It is a pleasure to acknowledge the assistance of Ms. Barbara Moriguchi in handling the administrative aspects of the symposium and of the production of this volume. April 2, 1985 Norman M. Edelstein Materials and Molecular Research Division Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory University of California Berkeley, California 94720, U.S.A. James D. Navratil Rockwell International Rocky Flats Plant P.O. Box 464 Golden, Colorado 80402-0464, U.S.A. Wallace W. Schulz Rockwell Hanford P.O. Box 800 Richland, Washington 99352, U.S.A.

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`...this book is a valuable and essential addition to the library of those working with Am, Cm and transuranium radiochemistry.'
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 108:16 (1986)

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  • Studies of Americium and Curium Solution Chemistry in the USSR

    B. F. Myasoedov, N. Yu. Kremliakova

    Pages 53-79

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  • A Study on the Stability of Americium(V) and Americium(VI) in Nitrate Media

    M. Hara, S. Suzuki

    Pages 89-104

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  • Preparation and Properties of some New Curium Compounds

    F. Weigel, R. Kohl

    Pages 159-191

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  • A Study of the Production of Transuranium Elements and its Application to the Solution Chemistry in Tohoku University

    I. Satoh, T. Mitsugashira, M. Hara, M. Kishimoto, S. Suzuki

    Pages 261-273

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Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Americium and Curium Chemistry and Technology
Book Subtitle
Papers from a Symposium given at the 1984 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, Honolulu, HI, December 16–27, 1984
Series Title
Topics in F-Element Chemistry
Series Volume
1
Copyright
1985
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
D. Reidel Publishing Company, Dordrecht, Holland
eBook ISBN
978-94-009-5444-1
DOI
10.1007/978-94-009-5444-1
Hardcover ISBN
978-90-277-2097-9
Softcover ISBN
978-94-010-8904-3
Series ISSN
0924-6142
Edition Number
1
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