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Materials 2010, 3(12), 5263-5273; doi:10.3390/ma3125263
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Structure Analyses of Fe-based Metallic Glasses by Electron Diffraction

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Received: 24 November 2010; in revised form: 8 December 2010 / Accepted: 8 December 2010 / Published: 13 December 2010
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Amorphous Alloys)
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Abstract: Nanoscale structural information of amorphous structures has become obtainable by using nanobeam electron diffraction in combination with high resolution imaging. In addition, accurate radial distribution function analysis using energy filter has also become available to know averaged amorphous structures. In this paper, we introduce some applications of these techniques, especially to several Fe-based metallic glasses. On the basis of these results, we discuss a relationship between the glass structure and the glass stability in Fe-based metallic glasses
Keywords: metallic glass; local atomic structure; nanobeam electron diffraction; pair distribution function analysis metallic glass; local atomic structure; nanobeam electron diffraction; pair distribution function analysis
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Hirata, A.; Hirotsu, Y. Structure Analyses of Fe-based Metallic Glasses by Electron Diffraction. Materials 2010, 3, 5263-5273.

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Hirata A, Hirotsu Y. Structure Analyses of Fe-based Metallic Glasses by Electron Diffraction. Materials. 2010; 3(12):5263-5273.

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Hirata, Akihiko; Hirotsu, Yoshihiko. 2010. "Structure Analyses of Fe-based Metallic Glasses by Electron Diffraction." Materials 3, no. 12: 5263-5273.


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