Description

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.

Readership

Materials scientists, solid state physicists, and chemists.

Table of Contents

F. Spaepen, Homogeneous Nucleation and the Temperature Dependence of the Crystal-Melt Interfacial Tension. D. de Fontaine, Cluster Approach to Order-Disorder Transformations in Alloys. A.G. Evans and F.W. Zok,The Physics and Mechanics of Brittle Matrix Composites. R.C. Pond and J.P. Hirth, Defects at Surfaces and Interfaces. P.M. Levy, Giant Magnetoresistance in Magnetic Layered and Granular Materials. Author Index. Subject Index. Cumulative Author Index.

Details

No. of pages:
494
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 1994
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080865119
Print ISBN:
9780126077476

Reviews

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