Kimball, Clyde W.||Sill, Larry R.||Shaffer, John C., 1938-2017
M.S. (Master of Science)
Department of Physics
Bismuth alloys||Plasticity||Tin alloys
Mossbauer measurements have been made in Sn¹¹? + Bi alloys which are capable o£ transforming to the superplastic state. In agreement with a rigid band model, we found that for the solid solution alloys the concentration of bismuth in tin will decrease the isomer shift and consequently s-electron density at the nucleus. The quadrupole splitting observed is proportional to the amount of 5p-like character in the ground state wave function. The increase in quadrupolar coupling changes linearly with the isomer' shift but with the sign of the slope opposite to that expected.
Afshar, Rahim, "Electronic structure of superplastic alloys, Sn¹¹? + Bi (tin + bismuth)" (1969). Graduate Research Theses & Dissertations. 2838.
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