ERIC Number: EJ920328
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010-Oct
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Reference Count: 16
The Origin of the Name "Onion's Fusible Alloy"
Jensen, William B.
Journal of Chemical Education, v87 n10 p1050-1051 Oct 2010
In response to a reader query, this article traces the history of fusible alloys, including Newton's metal, D'Arcet's metal, Rose's metal, Onion's fusible alloy, and Wood's metal. (Contains 1 table and 1 figure.)
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