Surface Chemistry

  • Michael A. Chesters
  • Andrew B. Horn
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 21)


This chapter will be concerned with basic concepts and techniques in classical surface chemistry which lead to descriptions of gas-surface equilibria and kinetics. Attempts will be made to evaluate experimental approaches in the context of experiments on interfaces of relevance to atmospheric chemistry.


Adsorption Isotherm Thermal Desorption Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy Isosteric Heat Thermal Desorption Spectrometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael A. Chesters
    • 1
  • Andrew B. Horn
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Chemical SciencesUniversity of East AngliaNorwichGreat Britain

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