Stability Quotients from Absorbance Data
  • David J. Leggett
Part of the Modern Inorganic Chemistry book series (MICE)


Compared to Potentiometric methods, the spectrophotometric determination of formation constants, aided by computer-based data analysis, has not been extensively developed. The reasons are several, including the apparently lower accuracy of spectrophotometric data; the much larger amount of data generated by digitizing the spectra; numerical problems associated with data processing; lack of precision (compared to Potentiometric investigations) of the refined constants.


Stability Constant Molar Absorptivity Formation Constant Absorbance Data Secondary Loop 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David J. Leggett
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  1. 1.Texas DivisionDow Chemical U.S.A.FreeportUSA

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