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When a defect might be beneficial
February 19, 2019
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.Rohan Mishra, assistant professor of mechanical engineering and materials science in the McKelvey School of Engineering, led a widespread team of researchers -- including Washington University at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee and at the University of Missouri-Columbia -- that studied the structure and properties of the commonly occurring planar defects at the atomic scale, which spans only a few tenths of a nanometer. Full Story
Washington University in St. Louis
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