Data for the densities and expansion coefficients of solid and liquid alloys of the Pb-Sn system are consolidated in this paper. More importantly, the data are analyzed with the purpose of expressing either the density of the solid or of the liquid as a function of its composition and temperature. In particular, the densities of the solid, during dendritic solidification are derived. Finally, the solutal and thermal coefficients of volume expansion for the liquid are given as functions of temperature and composition.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Metallurgical transactions. A, Physical metallurgy and materials science|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1988|
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