Limitations in the Metallurgical Application of Optical Basicity

Takashi Nakamura, Takeshi Yokoyama, James M. Toguri

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Basicity is a useful concept in metal processing inspite of its uncertain theoretical basis. the unlimited application of basicity in metallurgical systems, however, results in confusion of the basicity concept.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)204-209
Number of pages6
JournalIsij International
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1993


  • basicity concept
  • hotoacoustic spectroscopy
  • metallurgical application
  • optical basicity

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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