Mitchell, D. R. G. and Donnelly, S. E. (1991) A transmission electron microscopy study of the β→α-phase transformation of tin. Philosophical Magazine A, 63 (4). pp. 747-755. ISSN 0141-8610Metadata only available from this repository.
The β→α-phase transformation of pure tin has been studied using transmission electron microscopy. A preferred orientational relationship was found between the two phases, with the β being parallel to the α. The transformation front did not proceed into regions of foil below a critical thickness and this may have been the result of surface energy differences between the two phases. The general absence of a specific three-dimensional orientational relationship and observations regarding the nature of the interface suggest strongly that the transformation is massive in nature.
|Subjects:||Q Science > QC Physics|
|Schools:||School of Computing and Engineering > Electron Microscopy and Materials Analysis|
|Depositing User:||Graeme Greaves|
|Date Deposited:||02 Oct 2013 08:55|
|Last Modified:||02 Oct 2013 08:55|
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