Accession Number : AD0467073

Title :   AN INVESTIGATION OF X-RAY ANALYSES OF PAINT PIGMENTS.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept., Dec 64-May 65,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CA

Personal Author(s) : Bassett, Samuel H. ; Crilly, Joseph B.

Report Date : 14 JUN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The feasibility of using X-ray techniques in the chemical analyses of paint pigments was investigated as a part of the task on Spectrographic Analysis of Paint. It appears to be feasible, with certain qualifications considered in this note, to make an analysis of pigment compounds suspended in paint by the use of X-ray techniques. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PIGMENTS, X RAY DIFFRACTION), (*PAINTS, PIGMENTS), PARTICLE SIZE, FLUORESCENCE, X RAY ABSORPTION ANALYSIS, INSTRUMENTATION, ZINC, COPPER, OXIDES, METAL CRYSTALS, STATISTICAL DATA.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE