Grain Boundary Engineering





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Grain boundary structure: Geometrical aspects, Digress of freedom, Principles governing grain shape and size their orientation. Theoretical formulations: Structural units model, Plane matching model, O Lattice model, Special boundaries, CSL and DSC Lattice. Boundary energy and equilibria, Grain Boundary types, GB mobility and boundary solute interactions. GB structure and Properties: mechanical strength wear, creep magnetic, electrical etc. Simulation and modeling. Grain boundary engineering strategy : Deformation.





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