Nordheim's rule

Nordheim's rule

[′nȯrd‚hīmz ‚rül]
(solid-state physics)
The rule that the residual resistivity of a binary alloy that contains mole fraction x of one element and 1 -x of the other is proportional to x (1 -x).
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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