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Unformatted text preview: a function of many variables: 1. temperature 2. time 3. position in the solid 4. diffusion mechanism (vacancy, interstitialcy, interdiffusion, self-diffusion) 5. crystal structure of the solvent 6. path of diffusion (surface, grain boundary, volume, dislocation) 7. concentration of the solute (usually negligible)...
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This note was uploaded on 08/10/2009 for the course ENGN 45 taught by Professor Wendy during the Spring '09 term at City College of San Francisco.
- Spring '09