Rediscovery of the Elements: Mineral Waters and Spectroscopy

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Article describing the career of Robert Bunsen and the history of spectroscopy and its use in mineral analysis. The discovery of cesium and rubidium using spectroscopy on mineral water is included. In addition, the authors offer tourist information regarding locations pertinent to Bunsen and certain mineral water springs.

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Creation Date: Autumn 2008
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UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Marshall, James L., 1940-

University of North Texas

Creator (Author):
Marshall, Virginia R.

University of North Texas

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Publisher Name: Alpha Chi Sigma
Place of Publication: Indianapolis, Indiana
Date(s):
  • Creation: Autumn 2008
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England - Kent County - Leeds
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Germany - Baden-Württemberg - Karlsruhe National District - Heidelberg
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Germany - Berlin - Berlin
From 1767 to 2008
Description:

Article describing the career of Robert Bunsen and the history of spectroscopy and its use in mineral analysis. The discovery of cesium and rubidium using spectroscopy on mineral water is included. In addition, the authors offer tourist information regarding locations pertinent to Bunsen and certain mineral water springs.

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Department: Chemistry
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42-46 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): scientific research | chemical elements | science | technology | chemistry | rubidium | cesium | mineral waters | spectroscopy | tourism | maps
Source: The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 3, Fall 2008, Alpha Chi Sigma, Indianapolis, Indiana
Series Title: Rediscovery of the Elements
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UNT College of Arts and Sciences
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UNT Scholarly Works
Relation (Is Part Of): The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 3, Fall 2008, ark:/67531/metadc111231/
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc111227
Resource Type: Article
Format: Text
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Publication Title: The Hexagon
Volume: 99
Issue: 3
Page Start: 42
Page End: 46
Pages: 5