Accession Number:

ADA102628

Title:

Molecular Orbitals and the Atomistics of Fracture.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Report Date:

1981-07-28

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

Self-consistent-field Xalpha scattered-wave SCF-Xa-SW cluster molecular-orbital models have been constructed for grain-boundary embrittlement of metals. Two specific examples are presented 1 the embrittlement of nickel by sulfur and 2 the embrittlement of iron by hydrogen. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE