Journal of Applied Electrochemistry

, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 290–292 | Cite as

Viscosity measurements of low temperature molten salts

  • Francis M. Donahue
  • John F. Ross
Short Communication



consistency (units dependent upon value of flow index)


flow index (dimensionless)


shear rate (s−1)


viscosity (cP; mPas)


shear stress (dyne cm−2)


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. [1]
    A. A. Fannin, D. A. Floreani, L. A. King, J. S. Landers, B. J. Piersma, D. J. Stech, R. L. Vaughn, J. S. Wilkes and J. L. Williams,J. Phys. Chem. 88, (1984) 2614.Google Scholar
  2. [2]
    J. R. Sanders, E. H. Ward and C. L. Hussey,J. Electrochem. Soc. 133 (1986) 325.Google Scholar
  3. [3]
    R. Carpio, L. A. King, R. E. Lindstrom, J. C. Nardi and C. L. Hussey, ibid.J. Electrochem. Soc. 126 (1979).Google Scholar
  4. [4]
    C. Nanjundiah, K. Shimizu and R. A. Osteryoung,ibid.129 (1982) 2474.Google Scholar
  5. [5]
    S. A. Bolkan and J. T. Yoke,J. Chem. Eng. Data 31 (1986) 194.Google Scholar
  6. [6]
    A. A. Fannin, L. A. King, J. A. Leviskey and J. S. Wilkes,J. Phys. Chem. 88, (1984) 2609.Google Scholar
  7. [7]
    J. S. Wilkes, C. L. Hussey and J. R. Sanders,Polyhedron 5 (1986) 1567.Google Scholar
  8. [8]
    J. S. Wilkes, J. A. Leviskey, R. A. Wilson and C. L. Hussey,Inorg. Chem. 21 (1982) 1263.Google Scholar
  9. [9]
    R. B. Bird, W. E. Stewart and E. N. Lightfoot, ‘Transport Phenomena’, Wiley, New York, (1960) pp. 10–14.Google Scholar
  10. [10]
    G. J. Janz and J. D. E. McIntyre,J. Electrochem. Soc. 109, (1962) 842.Google Scholar
  11. [11]
    D. S. Newman, R. T. Tillack, D. P. Morgan and W. C. Wan, ibid.124 (1977) 856.Google Scholar
  12. [12]
    D. S. Newman and R. M. Stevens,ibid.131 (1984) 1275.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Chapman and Hall Ltd. 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Francis M. Donahue
    • 1
  • John F. Ross
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemical Engineering DepartmentThe University of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

Personalised recommendations