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A. Salinas Rodriguez, J. H. Root, "Texture Evolution in Zr-2.5 Nb Deformed in Uniaxial Compression", Texture, Stress, and Microstructure, vol. 14, Article ID 351251, 6 pages, 1991. https://doi.org/10.1155/TSM.14-18.1239
Texture Evolution in Zr-2.5 Nb Deformed in Uniaxial Compression
The evolution of texture in Zr-2.5 Nb during uniaxial compression was studied in annealed specimens with grain sizes of 5 and 10 μm. It is shown that texture development is determined by the mechanism controlling <c>-axis deformation. In fine grained material <c+a> and <a> slip are found to be responsible for texture evolution. Tensile twinning controls the formation of a sharp  compression texture in coarse grained material. It is suggested that the mode of <c>-axis deformation is determined by the grain size.
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