On the stability of random cubic alloys in the framework of pair potentials

V. VITEK, Graeme Ackland

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We show that the zero-temperature ground state of any f.c.c.- or b.c.c.-based binary alloy, in which atomic interactions are represented by any pairwise potential, can never be a disordered alloy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)149-158
Number of pages10
JournalPhilosophical magazine b-Physics of condensed matter statistical mechanics electronic optical and magnetic properties
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Aug 1990

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