Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry

, Volume 111, Issue 2, pp 1173–1176 | Cite as

Thermal study and mechanism of Ag2S oxidation in air

  • D. Živković
  • M. Sokić
  • Ž. Živković
  • D. Manasijević
  • Lj. Balanović
  • N. Štrbac
  • V. Ćosović
  • B. Boyanov


The results of thermal study and mechanism of the oxidation process of synthetic Ag2S in air are presented in this article based on the comparative analysis of DTA and XRD results, as well as by constructed phase stability diagrams (PSD) for the Ag–S–O system.


Ag2Thermal analysis Reaction mechanism Phase stability diagrams 



The authors of this study acknowledge the financial support of Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Serbia under the projects OI172037 and TR34023.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Živković
    • 1
  • M. Sokić
    • 2
  • Ž. Živković
    • 1
  • D. Manasijević
    • 1
  • Lj. Balanović
    • 1
  • N. Štrbac
    • 1
  • V. Ćosović
    • 3
  • B. Boyanov
    • 4
  1. 1.Technical FacultyUniversity of BelgradeBelgradeSerbia
  2. 2.Institute for Technology of Nuclear and Other Mineral Raw MaterialsBelgradeSerbia
  3. 3.Institute of Chemistry, Technology and MetallurgyUniversity of BelgradeBelgradeSerbia
  4. 4.Department of Chemical TechnologyPlovdiv University “Paisii Hilendarski”PlovdivBulgaria

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