The formation of decagonal and icosahedral phases in Al 75-xPd25Crx (x <3 at.%) quasicrystals

An Pang Tsai, Akihisa Inoue, Tsuyoshi Masumoto

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    Abstract

    An Al75Pd25 decagonal (D) phase changes to an F-type icosahedral (I) phase by the substitution of 3 at. % Cr for Al in a rapidly solidified state. The coexisting I and D phases in a rapidly solidified Al 73Pd25Cr2 alloy have a close orientation relationship, in which a tenfold axis of the D phase coincides with a fivefold axis of the I phase.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)2728-2730
    Number of pages3
    JournalJournal of Applied Physics
    Volume69
    Issue number4
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1991

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Physics and Astronomy(all)

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