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Title: Ultra-strong nanotwinned Al–Ni solid solution alloys with significant plasticity

Abstract

Twin boundaries have been proven effective for strengthening metallic materials while maintaining plasticity.

Authors:
ORCiD logo [1];  [1];  [1];  [1];  [2];  [1];  [1];  [1]; ORCiD logo [3];  [2]; ORCiD logo [1]
  1. School of Materials Engineering; Purdue University; West Lafayette; USA
  2. Mechanical and Materials Engineering; University of Nebraska-Lincoln; Lincoln; USA
  3. School of Materials Engineering; Purdue University; West Lafayette; USA; School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Texas A & M Univ., College Station, TX (United States). Texas A & M Engineering Experiment Station; Purdue Univ., West Lafayette, IN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Nuclear Energy (NE)
OSTI Identifier:
1613935
DOE Contract Number:  
NE0008549; SC0016337
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Nanoscale
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 10; Journal Issue: 46; Journal ID: ISSN 2040-3364
Publisher:
Royal Society of Chemistry
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Chemistry; Science & Technology - Other Topics; Materials Science; Physics

Citation Formats

Zhang, Y. F., Li, Q., Xue, S. C., Ding, Jie, Xie, D. Y., Li, Jin, Niu, Tongjun, Wang, Han, Wang, Haiyan, Wang, J., and Zhang, X. Ultra-strong nanotwinned Al–Ni solid solution alloys with significant plasticity. United States: N. p., 2018. Web. doi:10.1039/c8nr05139a.
Zhang, Y. F., Li, Q., Xue, S. C., Ding, Jie, Xie, D. Y., Li, Jin, Niu, Tongjun, Wang, Han, Wang, Haiyan, Wang, J., & Zhang, X. Ultra-strong nanotwinned Al–Ni solid solution alloys with significant plasticity. United States. doi:10.1039/c8nr05139a.
Zhang, Y. F., Li, Q., Xue, S. C., Ding, Jie, Xie, D. Y., Li, Jin, Niu, Tongjun, Wang, Han, Wang, Haiyan, Wang, J., and Zhang, X. Mon . "Ultra-strong nanotwinned Al–Ni solid solution alloys with significant plasticity". United States. doi:10.1039/c8nr05139a.
@article{osti_1613935,
title = {Ultra-strong nanotwinned Al–Ni solid solution alloys with significant plasticity},
author = {Zhang, Y. F. and Li, Q. and Xue, S. C. and Ding, Jie and Xie, D. Y. and Li, Jin and Niu, Tongjun and Wang, Han and Wang, Haiyan and Wang, J. and Zhang, X.},
abstractNote = {Twin boundaries have been proven effective for strengthening metallic materials while maintaining plasticity.},
doi = {10.1039/c8nr05139a},
journal = {Nanoscale},
issn = {2040-3364},
number = 46,
volume = 10,
place = {United States},
year = {2018},
month = {1}
}

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