Accession Number : ADD000851
Title : Method of Improving Properties of an Alloy by Radiation.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Damask,Arthur C
Report Date : 06 Jul 1965
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : This invention relates to a method for altering the physical and mechanical properties of certain solids and more particularly to a method for promoting order-disorder and other diffusion reactions by formation of excess vacancies through gamma-ray irradiation and temperature control.
Descriptors : *Radiation effects, *Alloys, *Patents, Diffusion, Crystal defects, Gamma rays, Brass
Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE