A mixture of mercury vapor and water vapor in a resonance tube is illuminated with, (1) a mercury and hydrogen discharge tube; (2) a mercury and helium discharge tube. Photographs of the fluorescent spectra show that some mercury hydride molecules are formed in the resonance tube.
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science
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Olsen, L. O.
"Optical Excitation of Mercury-Hydride,"
Proceedings of the Iowa Academy of Science, 44(1), 148-148.
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