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Heat of Fusion of Na3AlF6 Eutectic Mixtures with CaF2 and Al2O3

Alexander A. Redkin, Svetlana V. Pershina, Evgenia A. Il'ina, Alexander A. Kataev, Yurii P. Zaikov


The heat of fusion of eutectic mixtures of sodium cryolite with alumina and calcium fluoride was measured using differential scanning calorimetry. Melting temperatures were found to be in good agreement with literature data. The molar heat of fusion of cryolite salts and eutectic mixtures was found to be directly dependent on melting temperature. The temperature dependence coefficient is the same as that of alkali halides.


heat of fusion; melting point; cryolite; heat balance; differential scanning calorimetry

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