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Twinning at 77° K of ‘Flash-annealed’ Niobium

Nature volume 199, pages 12841285 (28 September 1963) | Download Citation

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NIOBIUM is known to twin at 77° K, and for the purest reported1 the estimated lower yield stress was 40 kg mm−2 and the maximum tensile stress only a little higher. For specimens of this purity the lower yield stress at room temperature was 7 kg mm−2.

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  1. Union Carbide European Research Associates, s.a., 95, rue Gatti de Gamond, Bruxelles 18.

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