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The strength of metals. In: Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society, Vol. 45, 1949.

By: BRAGG, Sir William Lawrence (1890-1971).

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Cambridge:, University Press, 1949.: 1949

Seller ID: S3092

255 x 180 mm. Tall 8vo. Pages 125-130. [Entire volume: iv, 686, [2] pp.] 1 fig., 1 table. Full navy buckram, gilt spine. Blind stamp of the Carnegie Institution of Washington, Mount Wilson Observatory. Fine. This late paper of Lawrence Bragg links the elasticity of metals to their crystal structure through mathematical analysis. Bragg's work on metals was limited to the theoretical analysis of order-disorder phenomena. In 1915 Lawrence Bragg was jointly awarded the Nobel prize for physics with his father for work on the X-ray determination of crystal structures. In 1937, Bragg was director of... View more info