Expansivity against temperature graph


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Nov13-12, 08:42 AM
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β = 1/T
from the equation, T increase ,β should decrease.
But refer to graph,
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science...25540809001081
Why β increase as temperature increase?
thank you.
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Nov13-12, 09:50 AM
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##\beta=\frac{1}{T}## is a relation for ideal gases. MgO is not an ideal gas.


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