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Substitution with vision

A method has been developed for predicting the stability and elasticity of certain alloys for millions of atomic configurations of the materials. This approach should help to identify materials with optimized properties. See Letter p.740

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Figure 1: Atomic configurations.


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Hart, G. Substitution with vision. Nature 491, 674–675 (2012).

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