TITLE

Icosahedral quasicrystal produced by gas evaporation of an Al-Mn alloy

AUTHOR(S)
Saito, Yahachi; Chen, Ho S.; Mihama, Kazuhiro
PUB. DATE
March 1986
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;3/3/1986, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p581
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Al-Mn alloy particles prepared by evaporation of an Al-10 at. % Mn alloy in He gas have been found to exhibit the same diffraction pattern reported for a melt-spun Al6Mn icosahedral quasicrystal. An x-ray energy dispersive analysis shows a Mn content of about 24 at. %.
ACCESSION #
9819226

 

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