The size effect in impurity diffusion

J. Pelleg, A. Rabinovitch

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It is shown that the consideration of size effect by Swalin (1957) to explain impurity diffusion in solids is inconsistent and cannot be used to predict activation energies.

Original languageEnglish
Article number017
Pages (from-to)1924-1929
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Physics F: Metal Physics
Issue number11
StatePublished - 1 Dec 1974

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering (all)
  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)
  • Metals and Alloys


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