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THE F-CENTRE AND RELATED ONE-CARRIER CENTRES

A.M. Stoneham

in Theory of Defects in Solids: Electronic Structure of Defects in Insulators and Semiconductors

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198507802
eISBN:
9780191709920
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198507802.003.0015
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The F-centre in a halide consists of an electron trapped in an anion vacancy. This defect is seen in very many halides, and the systematic trends from one system to another offer an exceptionally ... More


Application to Impurities, Defects, and Surfaces

Wai-yim Ching and Paul Rulis

in Electronic Structure Methods for Complex Materials: The orthogonalized linear combination of atomic orbitals

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199575800
eISBN:
9780191740992
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575800.003.0009
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Crystal imperfection is pervasive in all types of materials. Localized defects, extended defects, impurities, and surfaces can profoundly affect the properties and applications of many materials. Ab ... More


STRUCTURE OF CRYSTALLINE SOLIDS AND THE “DEFECT STATE”

A. S. Argon

in Strengthening Mechanisms in Crystal Plasticity

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780198516002
eISBN:
9780191705717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198516002.003.0001
Subject:
Physics, Crystallography: Physics

What governs the state of order of a solid depends primarily on the type of atomic bonding and on the processing path. The interest in this book is almost entirely in solids in the crystalline state ... More


LASER-INDUCED DEFORMATION OF THIN FILMS

Nasr M. Ghoniem and Daniel D. Walgraef

in Instabilities and Self-Organization in Materials: Volume I: Fundamentals of Nanoscience, Volume II: Applications in Materials Design and Nanotechnology

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2008
ISBN:
9780199298686
eISBN:
9780191720222
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199298686.003.0016
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter presents the theory of laser-induced deformation and patterning of irradiated surfaces. Topics discussed include laser irradiation and thin film deformation, laser-induced temperature ... More


Warden of Wadham, 1938–1970

Leslie Mitchell

in Maurice Bowra: A Life

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199295845
eISBN:
9780191700729
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199295845.003.0010
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

A few months away from Oxford Cecil Maurice Bowra quickly readjusted his perspectives about his home. Returning from Harvard in 1937, he found Oxford ‘very agreeable’. Bowra's arrival in Wadham, in ... More


Point defects

Victor F. Petrenko and Robert W. Whitworth

in Physics of Ice

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780198518945
eISBN:
9780191707247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198518945.003.0006
Subject:
Physics, Crystallography: Physics

Point defects are atomic or molecular sites that differ from the normal sites in the lattice. In ice these are not only the usual vacancies, interstitials, or impurity atoms but also the protonic ... More


Metals and alloys

Rolf Hempelmann

in Quasielastic Neutron Scattering and Solid State Diffusion

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780198517436
eISBN:
9780191706974
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198517436.003.0009
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

For the fcc noble metals and for bcc metals of group V and VI such as Mo, W, V, and Nb, atomic diffusion is slow compared to the case of bcc alkali metals Li, Na, or K. The group IV metals Ti, Zr, ... More


“On the Very Brink of Vacancy“: Things Unbeseen

Mary Jacobus

in Romantic Things: A Tree, a Rock, a Cloud

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780226390666
eISBN:
9780226390680
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226390680.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The obscure meaning of “vacancy” in Wordsworth’s drama is explored in this chapter, where the word takes on metaphysical significance. In another of Wordsworth’s works, Home at Grasmere, vacancy ... More


Where Have All the Workers Gone?

Kathleen C. Schwartzman

in The Chicken Trail: Following Workers, Migrants, and Corporations across the Americas

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451164
eISBN:
9780801468056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451164.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter examines two conventional explanations for the ethnic succession involving Hispanics and African Americans in the poultry industry in the South: first, Hispanics filled vacancies and ... More


Taylorism Invades the Hen House

Kathleen C. Schwartzman

in The Chicken Trail: Following Workers, Migrants, and Corporations across the Americas

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451164
eISBN:
9780801468056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451164.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

This chapter challenges the notions that ethnic succession was driven by “vacancy” and “shortage” and explains why both explanations are incomplete. It argues that such explanations do not address ... More


Article 16 of the Irish Constitution and judicial review of electoral processes

David Prendergast

in Judges, politics and the Irish Constitution

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781526114556
eISBN:
9781526124241
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526114556.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Legal History

David Prendergast’s chapter looks past the referendum cases to examine judicial development of Article 16, which provides for the composition of, and election to, Dáil Éireann, Ireland’s lower house ... More


Fick’s Laws: Diffusion

Brian Cantor

in The Equations of Materials

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198851875
eISBN:
9780191886683
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198851875.003.0007
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Atoms and molecules are not completely immobile within a solid material. They move by jumping into vacancies or interstitial sites in the crystal lattice. The laws describing their motion were ... More


Selection of Justices and Judges

Danny M. Adkison and Lisa McNair Palmer

in The Oklahoma State Constitution

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197514818
eISBN:
9780197514849
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197514818.003.0012
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter highlights Article VII-B of the Oklahoma constitution, which concerns the selection of justices and judges. Section 1 states that “the provisions of this Article shall govern the ... More


Vice-Presidential Vacancy

John D. Feerick

in The Twenty-Fifth Amendment: Its Complete History and Application

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823252008
eISBN:
9780823252879
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823252008.003.0002
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses the creation of the office of the Vice-Presidency. While the Vice President’s duties have been minimal during much of the nation’s history, the office proved to be vitally ... More


Succession Beyond the Vice Presidency

John D. Feerick

in The Twenty-Fifth Amendment: Its Complete History and Application

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780823252008
eISBN:
9780823252879
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823252008.003.0003
Subject:
History, Political History

This chapter discusses the various congressional enactments prescribing a line of succession beyond the vice presidency, including the 1792 law, the 1886 law, and the 1947 law. The 1947 law dictated ... More


A new urban medicine show: on the limits of blight remediation

Joshua Akers

in Why Detroit Matters: Decline, Renewal and Hope in a Divided City

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447327868
eISBN:
9781447327882
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447327868.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

Vacancy and abandonment are produced through market systems of exploitation and speculation. The use of public money to clear “blighted” buildings in cities such as Detroit, are misdirected at the ... More


The people push back: protests for affordable homes for all

Rory Hearne

in Housing Shock: The Irish Housing Crisis and How to Solve It

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447353898
eISBN:
9781447353911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447353898.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

Housing has always been a deeply political issue given its centrality to people’s lives. However, how it is politicised and treated, and its prominence in political and public debate, has changed ... More


Studying the Labor Market with the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey

R. Jason Faberman

in Producer Dynamics: New Evidence from Micro Data

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226172569
eISBN:
9780226172576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226172576.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter is concerned with the characteristics of the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) data and provides some descriptive evidence at both the aggregate and establishment level. It ... More


What Can We Learn About Firm Recruitment from the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey?

Éva Nagypál

in Producer Dynamics: New Evidence from Micro Data

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226172569
eISBN:
9780226172576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226172576.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter describes some methodological and conceptual issues that arise when using the Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS) data. It uses the publicly available JOLTS data to ... More


The Mastermind

Sally Harvey

in Domesday: Book of Judgement

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199669783
eISBN:
9780191757501
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199669783.003.0006
Subject:
History, British and Irish Medieval History

Even though Domesday itself is largely impersonal, there are people in Domesday who invite consideration. This chapter uses Domesday Book and other sources to consider whether there was a single ... More


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