Accession Number : AD0603306

Title :   THE DECOMPOSITION OF SILVER OXIDE IN ALKALINE SOLUTIONS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. no. 2,

Corporate Author : CALVIN COLL GRAND RAPIDS MICH

Personal Author(s) : Dirkse,Thedford P. ; Hart,David Vander ; Vriesenga,Jack

Report Date : 01 JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The decomposition of silver (I) oxide in aqueous potassium hydroxide was studied using titrimetric, radioactive tracer, and gas evolution techniques. The rate of decomposition is dependent on temperature, photo effects, and the presence of foreign materials. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SILVER COMPOUNDS, OXIDES), (*ELECTRODES, DECOMPOSITION), ALKALINE BATTERIES, REACTION KINETICS, VOLUMETRIC ANALYSIS, TRACER STUDIES, GASES, TEMPERATURE, PHOTOCHEMICAL REACTIONS, IMPURITIES, ELECTROLYTES, POTASSIUM COMPOUNDS, HYDROXIDES

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE