Direct Evidence for Interstitial and Vacancy-Associated Hydrogen Trapping Near Impurity Atoms in F.C.C. Metals

  • P. Boolchand
  • C. T. Ma
  • M. Marcuso
  • P. Jena
Part of the NATO Conference Series book series (NATOCS, volume 6)


A new method is developed to probe the interaction of hydrogen (H) or deuterium (D) with lattice defects in metals. The method makes use of Mössbauer spectroscopy to detect microscopic trapping of interstitial H (D) or vacancy associated H (D) in the immedi­ate vicinity of selected impurity atoms.


Impurity Atom Isochronal Annealing Cold Finger Target Foil Graaff Accelerator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Boolchand
    • 1
  • C. T. Ma
    • 1
  • M. Marcuso
    • 1
  • P. Jena
    • 2
  1. 1.Physics DepartmentUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsVirginia Commonwealth UniversityRichmondUSA

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