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hydrogen embrittlement

Study reveals clues to cause of hydrogen embrittlement

Findings could guide design of new embrittlement-resistant materials
Mon, 2012-11-19 12:25

Hydrogen, the lightest element, can easily dissolve and migrate within metals to make these otherwise ductile materials brittle and substantially more prone to failures. 

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