Metallic Glasses

  • Akihiko Hirata
  • Kaname Matsue
  • Mingwei Chen
Part of the SpringerBriefs in the Mathematics of Materials book series (BRIEFSMAMA, volume 2)


Metallic glasses, which exhibit many fascinating properties, have been developed during the past half century. The atomic structure has been basically understood by using a dense random packing scheme. However, it is not easy to determine the local atomic environments experimentally.


Metallic Glass Bulk Metallic Glass Atomic Cluster Pair Distribution Function Atomic Configuration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Advanced Institute for Materials ResearchTohoku UniversitySendaiJapan
  2. 2.The Institute of Statistical MathematicsTachikawaJapan

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