Advances in Research and Applications

Advances in Research and Applications

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The latest volume in the world renowned Solid State Physics series marks the fruition of Founding Editor David Turnbull's outstanding tenure as series editor. Volume 47 presents five articles written by leadingexperts on areas including crystal-melt interfacial tension, order-disorder transformation in alloys, brittle matrix composites, surfaces and interfaces, and magnetoresistance.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 460 pages
  • 160 x 228 x 28mm | 861.84g
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • indices
  • 0126077479
  • 9780126077476

Table of contents

Homogeneous nucleation and the temperature dependence of the crystal-melt interfacial tension, F. Spaepen; cluster approach to order-disorder transformations in alloys, D. de Fontaine; the physics and mechanics of brittle matrix composites, A.G. Evans and F.W. Zok; defects at surfaces and interfaces, R.C. Pond and J.P. Hirth; giant magnetoresistance in magnetic layered and granular materials, P.M. Levy.
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Review quote

":Whatever successes the series and its numerous supplements have in the main a result of Turnbulls enduring interest and detailed knowledge of all that goes on in the field. --FREDERICK SEITZ, Founding Editor, Solid State Physics
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