Correlation and Isotope Effects for Cation Diffusion in Simple Oxides

  • N. L. Peterson
  • W. K. Chen
Part of the Materials Science Research book series (MSR, volume 9)


A review is given on the studies of correlation and isotopic mass effects for cation diffusion in simple oxides. The discussion includes (1) the mechanisms for cation self-diffusion in metal-deficient oxides NiO, CoO, and Fe1-xO, and (2) the effect of small solute additions on solute and solvent diffusion in NiO.


Isotope Effect Cation Vacancy Defect Cluster Diffusion Anneal Solvent Diffusion 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. L. Peterson
    • 1
  • W. K. Chen
    • 1
  1. 1.Materials Science DivisionArgonne National LaboratoryArgonneUSA

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