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Least-squares estimations of the first hydrolysis constant of Pu(IV)

  • G. L. Silver
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Abstract

The numerical value of the first hydrolysis constant of tetravalent plutonium is uncertain by a factor of about ten. This article illustrates the estimation of that constant by a least squares method applied to simultaneous equations involving all of the Pu oxidation states.

Keywords

Plutonium Hydrolysis Disproportionation Least squares 

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© Akadémiai Kiadó, Budapest, Hungary 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Los Alamos National LaboratoryLos AlamosUSA

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