Accession Number : ADD010272

Title :   Use of Cubic Rare Earth-Iron Laves Phase Intermetallic Compounds as Magnetostrictive Transducer Materials.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Koon,Norman C ; Schindler,Albert I

Report Date : 01 Mar 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A magnetostrictive device capable of large magnetostrictive strains is produced from RFe2 compounds wherein R is a rare earth element. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Rare earth compounds, *Magnetostrictive elements, *Sonar transducers, Iron, Magnetostriction, Methodology, Energy conversion, Electromagnetic fields, Mechanical energy, Magnetic fields, Coils, Holmium compounds, Erbium compounds, Dysprosium compounds

Subject Categories : Inorganic Chemistry
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE