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The Magnetic Susceptibility of Gases I. Pressure Dependence

Bitter, Francis (1930) The Magnetic Susceptibility of Gases I. Pressure Dependence. Physical Review, 35 (12). pp. 1572-1582. ISSN 0031-899X. doi:10.1103/PhysRev.35.1572.

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A method is described for measuring the magnetic susceptibility of gases which has certain advantages over those used by previous observers. With such an apparatus, it is found that the volume susceptibility of CO2, N2 and H2 is proportional to the pressure. Deviations from proportionality of the type observed by Glaser are found in the above gases upon introducing water vapor as an impurity in amounts probably less than a few hundredths of a percent.

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Additional Information:©1930 The American Physical Society. Received 28 April 1930. In conclusion, I wish to take this opportunity of expressing my appreciation of the very beautiful work done by Mr. William Clancy in blowing the glass parts of the apparatus previously described.
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:11 Apr 2006
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