Coarsening of self-stressed plates

William C. Johnson, Perry H. Leo

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Abstract

An expression for the time rate-of-change of the thickness of the surface phase was derived using a simple approximation. It was shown that in the asymptotic limit of long times, the thickness of the end phase is linearly proportional to time, while the coarsening rate is proportional to the square of the compositional strain and inversely proportional to the film thickness.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1027-1032
Number of pages6
JournalScripta Materialia
Volume43
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 13 2000

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Funding Information:
We gratefully acknowledge the financial support of the Division of Materials Science at the Department of Energy through Grants DE-FG02-99ER45770 (PHL) and DE-FG02-99ER45771 (WCJ).

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