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    Bonding, structure and use of metals

    Lang, Peter F. (2023) Bonding, structure and use of metals. Journal of Metallic Material Research 6 (1), ISSN 2630-5135.

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    This work briefly describes some of the different features of groups ofmetals. It highlights recent progress in research into metals. It details thestructures and defects in solid metals. The common theories of metalsincluding the free electron theory, band theory, the ions in a sea ofelectrons model and the soft sphere model are discussed and their meritsare considered. It describes distinctions between the bonding in metalsand inter-metallic compounds. It shows the influence of bonding on theproperties of metals and alloys and provides a summary of tradition andnewer uses of metals.


    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: Article ID: 5173
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Science > School of Natural Sciences
    Depositing User: Sarah Hall
    Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2023 17:24
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 18:20


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