Accession Number : AD0759753

Title :   The Problem of Polymorphous Metals and Alloys,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Savitskii,E. M.

Report Date : 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : Industrial technology depends on the utilization of the special physical properties of metals. The phenomenon of polymorphism in metals is in this category. The author discusses what is known about polymorphism. He also emphasizes the need for further research into the subject. He believes that polymorphous materials of many metals can be of great use to modern technology. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ALLOYS, *CRYSTAL STRUCTURE), CRYSTAL SUBSTRUCTURE, CRYSTAL LATTICES, PHASE STUDIES, GRAIN STRUCTURES(METALLURGY), MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, TEMPERATURE, USSR

Subject Categories : Crystallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE