Journal of Phase Equilibria

, 23:409 | Cite as

Thermodynamic assessment of the Cu-In binary system

  • H. S. Liu
  • Y. Cui
  • K. Ishida
  • X. J. Liu
  • C. P. Wang
  • I. Ohnuma
  • R. Kainuma
  • Z. P. Jin
Basic And Applied Research


On the basis of thermodynamic properties and phase diagram data, the Cu-In binary system was thermodynamically assessed. The phases in this system were modeled using the Redlich-Kister expression for the Gibbs energies of the solution phases, adopting three-sublattice models for γ and η′, and assuming stoichiometric compounds for other intermetallic phases. Then a set of consistent parameters was obtained by the CALPHAD method, by which reasonable agreement can be realized between the thermodynamic properties for various phases and phase relations of this system.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. S. Liu
    • 1
  • Y. Cui
    • 1
  • K. Ishida
    • 1
  • X. J. Liu
    • 2
  • C. P. Wang
    • 2
  • I. Ohnuma
    • 2
  • R. Kainuma
    • 2
  • Z. P. Jin
    • 3
  1. 1.NICHe (New Industry Creation Hatchery Center)Tohoku UniversitySendaiJapan
  2. 2.Department of Materials Science, Graduate School of EngineeringTohoku UniversitySendaiJapan
  3. 3.Department of Materials Science and EngineeringCentral-South UniversityChangShaP.R.China

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