Dissemination of IT for the Promotion of Materials Science (DoITPoMS)

Ellingham Diagrams

The Ellingham diagram is a tool most often used in extraction metallurgy to find the conditions necessary for the reduction of the ores of important metals. This Teaching and Learning Package incorporates an interactive Ellingham diagram. This diagram can be used to quickly and simply find a range of thermodynamic data relating to many metallurgical reactions.


Image of interactive Ellingham diagram

First created: October 2006. Last updated: April 2008. Converted to HTML5: October 2020.