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Structure, Thermodynamics and Critical Properties of Ionic Fluids

  • Wolffram Schröer
  • Hermann Weingärtner
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Part of the NATO Science Series book series (NAII, volume 133)

Abstract

Ionic fluids such as molten salts and electrolyte solutions are of central interest in Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry since the first days of those sciences. They play an important role in many applied fields such as electrochemistry, chemical engineering or the geosciences. If compared to simple neutral fluids, two properties provide major challenges for theory, namely the long-range nature of the Coulomb interactions and the high figures of the Coulomb energy at small ion separations.

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Monte Carlo Free Energy Density Tricritical Point Coexistence Curve Direct Correlation Function 
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  • Wolffram Schröer
    • 1
  • Hermann Weingärtner
    • 2
  1. 1.Institut für Anorganische und Physikalische ChemieUniversität BremenBremenGermany
  2. 2.Physikalische Chemie IIRuhr-Universität BochumBochumGermany

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