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Point Defects- Vacancies
Vacant atomic sites in a structure
Point Defects- Self-Interstitials
"extra" atoms positioned between atomic sites
Which Point Defect greater in distortion?
If impurity B added to host (A):
What are the two possibilities?
Substituitonal or Interstitial solid solutions
What is an alloy?
Impurity atoms that have been added intentionally to impart specific characteristics to the material.
What is a solid solution?
syn-Second Solution, addition of impurity atoms to a metal will result in a formation of what?
What is a solvent?
element or compund that is present in the greatest amount