Video/animation icon  Grain growth in the shot model

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Description: The behaviour of the shot model as it is rearranged by tapping, starting from a polycrystalline state with many small grains and ending with much larger grains. Note the presence of vacancies in the structure. From TLP: Atomic Scale Structure of Materials,
Keywords: atomic scale • structure • grain growth
Categories: Science approaches
Science approaches > Structure, bonding & defects > Atomic structure
Science approaches > Strengthening mechanisms > Recovery, recrystallisation & grain growth
Testing, analysis & experimentation
Created by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
Published by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
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Date created: 08 August 2006
Date added: 02 December 2009
Resource ID: 2312