Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 53, Issue 19, pp 13477–13490 | Cite as

The formation of Fe–Ga–In nanocomposite particles using mechanochemical interaction of Fe with the Ga–In eutectic

  • Tatiana Kiseleva
  • Eduard Levin
  • Alla Novakova
  • Alexander Ilyushin
  • Tatiana Grigoryeva
  • Vladimir Šepelák
Mechanochemical Synthesis


Mechanochemical interaction of Fe powder with the liquid Ga–In eutectic in the Fe-rich concentration corner of the Fe–Ga–In phase diagram was studied and compared with binary Fe–Ga and Fe–In specimens. Slow formation of diluted solid solutions in the Fe–In system was confirmed. In the Fe–Ga system, the dominant concentrated A2 solid solution is formed with Heff = 236 kOe, accompanied by ordered D03 and L12 phases. The Fe–Ga–In system features a stationary equilibrium between the concentrated A2 phase and D03 in the iron matrix.



The authors wish to acknowledge the financial support from RFBR Grant 13-02-0838 and Moscow University Program of Development up to 2020.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsM.V. Lomonosov Moscow State UniversityMoscowRussia
  2. 2.Department of ChemistryM.V. Lomonosov Moscow State UniversityMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Institute of Solid State Chemistry and Mechanochemistry SB RASNovosibirskRussia
  4. 4.Institute of NanotechnologyKarlsruhe Institute of TechnologyEggenstein-LeopoldshafenGermany
  5. 5.Institute of Physics, Faculty of Mining and GeologyVŠB–Technical University of OstravaOstravaCzech Republic

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