Letter | Published:

Artificial Slip Formation in Crystals

Naturevolume 140page64 (1937) | Download Citation

Subjects

Abstract

WHAT is the cause of the plasticity and low elastic limit of crystals? No satisfactory answer has as yet been found to this fundamental question in crystal physics. The results of experiments, briefly described in the present note, establish one of the factors determining the course of the plastic deformation.

Access optionsAccess options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.

from$8.99

All prices are NET prices.

Author information

Affiliations

  1. Physico-Technical Institute, Leningrad

    • A. W. STEPANOW

Authors

  1. Search for A. W. STEPANOW in:

About this article

Publication history

Issue Date

DOI

https://doi.org/10.1038/140064a0

Comments

By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.