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Total radiative properties of gold, platinum, and tungsten


The total radiative properties of gold, platinum, and tungsten are calculated from data on their spectral radiative and reflecting properties.

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Translated from Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 28, No. 5, pp. 826–828, May, 1975.

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Aksyutov, L.N. Total radiative properties of gold, platinum, and tungsten. Journal of Engineering Physics 28, 595–597 (1975).

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  • Gold
  • Platinum
  • Statistical Physic
  • Tungsten
  • Radiative Property