Effect of Surface on Recrystallization
It is shown using aluminum single crystals with kink bands like a plate through the depth that the nucleation and growth of recrystallized grains (RGs) on/in the surface precede those in the interior.
Young Won Chang, Nack J. Kim and Chong Soo Lee
F. Inoko et al., "Effect of Surface on Recrystallization", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 561-565, pp. 2431-2434, 2007