J. Phys. Colloques 46 (1985) C10-99-C10-102
INTERNAL FRICTION ASSOCIATED WITH HYDRIDE PRECIPITATION IN METALSM. KOIWA1 and O. YOSHINARI2
1 The Research Institute for Iron, Steel and Other Metals, Tohoku University, Sendai 980, Japan
2 Department of Metal Science and Technology, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606, Japan
Experimental results of internal friction associated with hydride precipitation in V, Nb, Ta, Pd and Ti are reviewed. It is attempted to establish a unified view for the understanding of similarity and dissimilarity of internal frictions exhibited by various metals.