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A Transition in Potassium Superoxide

Neuman, E. W. (1935) A Transition in Potassium Superoxide. Journal of Chemical Physics, 3 (4). p. 243. ISSN 0021-9606. doi:10.1063/1.1749646.

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During the study of the magnetic properties [1] of potassium superoxide, KO2, I noticed that on cooling in liquid air the substance changes from a deep orange to a light cream color. In order to see whether or not this change in color accompanies a transition from one form to another, the following experiments were carried out.

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Additional Information:Copyright © 1935 American Institute of Physics. March 15, 1935. The author is grateful to Professor Linus Pauling for his interest in the investigation.
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