The Criterion of Minimum Entropy Production in Eutectic Growth

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The Criterion of Minimum Entropy Production in Eutectic Growth

The paper presents adaptation problem of lamellar/rod growth of eutectic. The transformation of eutectic microstructure was investigated systematically. A interpretation of the eutectic growth with theory minimum entropy production was presented.

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