Heusler Phases Ni2AlM (M = Ti, Zr, Hf, Nb) by SHS Method

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Sidnov, K., Belov, D.S. Heusler Phases Ni2AlM (M = Ti, Zr, Hf, Nb) by SHS Method. Int. J Self-Propag. High-Temp. Synth. 28, 279–280 (2019) doi:10.3103/S1061386219040125

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  • SHS
  • Heusler phases
  • ab-initio total energy calculation