ERIC Number: EJ317337
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
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Demonstration of Crystal Structure.
Neville, Joseph P.
Engineering Education, v75 n5 p299-300 Feb 1985
Describes an experiment where equal parts of copper and aluminum are heated then cooled to show extremely large crystals. Suggestions are given for changing the orientation of crystals by varying cooling rates. Students are more receptive to concepts of microstructure after seeing this experiment. (DH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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