Journal of Phase Equilibria

, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp 432–438 | Cite as

Thermodynamic reevaluation of the Cu-Zn system

  • M. Kowalski
  • P. J. Spencer
Section II: Basic and Applied Research


In the present reevaluation of the Cu-Zn system, the ordering in the β phase is described using a two sublattice model, whereas four sublattices are used to model theγ phase. A self-consistent set of coefficients has been obtained, allowing both the equilibrium phase diagram and the thermodynamic properties to be calculated in close agreement with experimental observations.


Sublattice Model Experimental Phase Diagram Binary Liquid Alloy Scientific Group Thermodata Europe Substitutional Solution Model 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Kowalski
    • 1
  • P. J. Spencer
    • 1
  1. 1.Lehrstuhl für Theoretische Hüttenkunde R.W.T.H. AachenAachenGermany

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