Chapter 9. Ionic Crystals

  1. John J. Gilman

Published Online: 23 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch9

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

How to Cite

Gilman, J. J. (2009) Ionic Crystals, in Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470226520

Online ISBN: 9780470446836

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Keywords:

  • magnetic field effects occurring in semiconductor crystals;
  • alkali halides showing electrostatic bonding;
  • hardnesses of alkali halide crystals - sensitive to impurities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Alkali Halides

  • Glide in the NaCl Structure

  • Alkali Halide Alloys

  • Glide in CsCl Structure

  • Effect of Imputities

  • Alkaline Earth Fluorides

  • Alkaline Earth Sulfides

  • Photomechanical Effects

  • Effects of Applied Electric Fields

  • Magneto-Plasticity

  • References