Accession Number : AD0605430

Title :   EFFECTS OF IONIZING RADIATION ON PYRIDINE,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS LABS FORT MONMOUTH N J

Personal Author(s) : Pearce,Carol K.

Report Date : JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : Irradiation of liquid pyridine was found to produce polypyridines, and hydrogen and acetylene gases. A mechanism is presented to explain the products and yields observed. Some conclusions related to the use of pyridine compounds for electronic devices are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PYRIDINES, RADIATION CHEMISTRY), (*RADIATION CHEMISTRY, PYRIDINES), LIQUIDS, DECOMPOSITION, POLYMERIZATION, GASES, HYDROGEN, POLYMERS, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE