Advances in Research and Applications, Volume 47

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Henry Ehrenreich David Turnbull
Hardcover ISBN: 9780126077476
eBook ISBN: 9780080865119
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 21st September 1994
Page Count: 494
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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.


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.


Materials scientists, solid state physicists, and chemists.


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@qu: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. @source:--FREDERICK SEITZ, Founding Editor, Solid State Physics

About the Serial Editors

Henry Ehrenreich Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Division of Engineering and Applied Physics Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

David Turnbull Serial Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

General Electric Research Laboratory Schenectady, New York