Structure of an icosahedral palladium particle

  • J. M. Penisson
  • A. Renou
Conference paper

Abstract

Small icosahedral palladium particles have been studied using high resolution electron microscopy. In these small particles (d ≤ 15 nm) no dislocations have been found so that internal strains are necessary to maintain their coherency. The structural deformations induced by these strains have been investigated and compared to existing models.

PACS

61.70 68.55 

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© Springer-Verlag 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Penisson
    • 1
  • A. Renou
    • 2
  1. 1.Département de Recherche Fondamentale CEN Grenoble 85XService de PhysiqueGrenoble CedexFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire de Microscopie et Diffraction ElectroniquesFaculté des Sciences et Techniques St. JéromeMarseille Cedex 13France

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