Some articles on particles, precipitate:
... The primary species of precipitation strengthening are second phase particles ... These particles impede the movement of dislocations throughout the lattice ... You can determine whether or not second phase particles will precipitate into solution from the solidus line on the phase diagram for the particles ...
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