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Study of Grain Boundary Character

Edited by Tomasz Arkadiusz Tański

Silesian University of Technology


Wojciech Borek

Silesian University of Technology

This book contains eight chapters with original and innovative research studies in the field of grain boundaries. The results presented in the chapters of this book are very interesting and inspiring. This book will be very valuable to all researchers who are interested in the influence of grain boundaries on the structure and different kinds of properties of engineering materials. This book is also addressed to students and professional engineers working in the industry as well as to specialists who pay attention to all aspects related to grain boundaries and their impact on the various properties of innovative materials. The chapters of this book were developed by respected and well-known researchers from different countries.

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Study of Grain Boundary CharacterEdited by Tomasz Arkadiusz Tański

Published: January 11th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/63043

ISBN: 978-953-51-2862-5

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2861-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4124-2

Copyright year: 2017

Books open for chapter submissions

11951 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

21 Dimensions Citations


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1. The Effect of Impurities in Nickel Grain Boundary: Density Functional Theory Study

By Iben Khaldoun Lefkaier and El Tayeb Bentria


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2. Survey of Creep Cavitation in fcc Metals

By Rolf Sandström and Junjing He


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3. Formation Mechanism and Elimination of Small‐Angle Grain Boundary in AlN Grown on (0001) Sapphire Substrate

By Ryan G. Banal, Masataka Imura and Yasuo Koide


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4. Grain Boundary in Oxide Scale During High-Temperature Metal Processing

By Xianglong Yu and Ji Zhou


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5. Grain Boundary Segregation in Nanocrystructured Metallic Materials

By Jinyu Zhang, Gang Liu and Jun Sun


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6. Effect of Microstructure Transformations on Fatigue Properties of Laser Beam Welded Ti‐6Al‐4V Butt Joints Subjected to Postweld Heat Treatment

By Fedor Fomin, Volker Ventzke, Falk Dorn, Nikita Levichev and Nikolai Kashaev


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7. Grain Boundary Effects on Microstructural Stability of Nanocrystalline Metallic Materials

By Xiaofei Zhu, Guangping Zhang and Cheng Yan


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8. Control the Metal Grain Boundary Recrystallization Evolution by the Laser Radiation Electric Field Strength Direction Under Cyclic Thermal Loading

By Makin Vladimir Sergeevich


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