Magnesium - Alloys and Technology
Copyright © 2003 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Editor(s): K. U. Kainer
Published Online: 22 JUN 2004
Print ISBN: 9783527305704
Online ISBN: 9783527602049
About this Book
The need for light-weight materials, especially in the automobile industry, created renewed interest in innovative applications of magnesium materials. This demand has resulted in increased research and development activity in companies and research institutes in order to achieve an improved property profile and better choice of alloy systems.
Here, development trends and application potential in different fields like the automotive industry and communication technology are discussed in an interdisciplinary framework.