Magnesium: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications

Magnesium: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications

Editor(s): K. U. Kainer

Published Online: 22 APR 2005

Print ISBN: 9783527309757

Online ISBN: 9783527603565

DOI: 10.1002/3527603565

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.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 6

      New Mg-Alloys for the ThixomoldingTM Process (pages 37–42)

      Julio Aguilar, Martin Fehlbier and Andreas Bühring-Polaczek

    3. Chapter 10

      Creep Resistance and Creep Kinetics of Mg-alloys (pages 62–67)

      W. Blum, Y. J. Li, X. H. Zeng, B. von Großmann, C. Haberling and H.-G. Haldenwanger

    4. Chapter 14

      The Effect of Grain Size on the Mechanical Properties of AM-SC1 (pages 100–105)

      G. Dunlop, C.J. Bettles, J.R. Griffiths, K. Venkatesan, Lihui Zheng and Ma Qian

    5. Chapter 15

      Thermal Properties of Mg-Li and Mg-Li-Al Alloys (pages 106–109)

      Alexandra Rudajevová, Pavel Lukáč and Stanislav Kúdela

    6. Chapter 23

      Recrystallization Behaviour of Four Magnesium Alloys (pages 158–163)

      L.W.F. Mackenzie, F.J. Humphreys, G.W. Lorimer, K. Savage and T. Wilks

    7. Chapter 24

      Dynamic Recrystallization of Mg-3Al-1Zn (pages 164–169)

      T. Laser, Ch. Hartig, R. Bormann, J. Bohlen and D. Letzig

    8. Chapter 30

      Microstructure of Ultra Fine Grained Mg and Mg-10 wt.% Gd Prepared by High-Pressure Torsion (pages 202–207)

      J. Cizek, I. Prochazka, I. Stulikova, B. Smola, R. Kuzel, V. Cherkaska, R.K. Islamgaliev and O. Kulyasova

    9. Chapter 32

      Texture Formation and Texture Modelling of AZ31 Magnesium Wrought Alloy (pages 214–219)

      A. Styczynski, Ch. Hartig, R. Bormann, F. Kaiser, J. Bohlen and D. Letzig

    10. Chapter 33

      Texture Development of AM20 Tensile Samples under Load (pages 220–225)

      S.B. Yi, H.-G. Brokmeier, Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer and T. Lippmann

    11. Chapter 44

      Improvements to the Rolling-Process in Order to Increase the Formability of Magnesium Wrought Alloys (pages 285–293)

      Friedrich-Wilhelm Bach, Michael Rodman, Mirko Schaper, Arne Rossberg, Eckart Doege and Gerrit Kurz

    12. Chapter 48

      Bending Magnesium Extrusions (pages 313–317)

      R. Gradinger, M. Brandecker, H. Kilian and A. Wahlen

    13. Chapter 49

      Drawing of Magnesium Wires at Ambient Temperature (pages 318–323)

      Jörg Eickemeyer, Albert Güth, Martina Falter and Ralph Opitz

    14. Chapter 53

      Synthesis of TiC Dispersed Composite in Mg-Alloy Matrix (pages 342–347)

      D.W. Lee, S.V. Aleksandrovkii, V.M. Sizyakov and D.V. Kutsenko

    15. Chapter 55

      Magnesium Integral Foams — Production and Properties (pages 354–359)

      Markus Hirschmann, Matthias Lamm, Carolin Körner and Robert F. Singer

    16. Chapter 56

      Creep of Reinforced and Unreinforced QE22 Magnesium Alloy (pages 360–365)

      M. Pahutova, V. Sklenicka, K. Kucharova, M. Svoboda and Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer

    17. Chapter 70

      High Cycle Fatigue of Magnesium Alloys (pages 444–449)

      Herwig Mayer, Anton Stich, Bernhard Zett and Hans-Günther Haldenwanger

    18. Chapter 71

      Fatigue Life Prediction of Magnesium Alloys for Structural Applications (pages 450–455)

      Yukio Miyashita, Zainuddin bin Sajuri, Takashi Umehara and Yoshiharu Mutoh

    19. Chapter 84

      Approach to Control the Corrosion of Magnesium by Alloying (pages 534–539)

      V. Kaesel, P.-T. Tai, Fr.-W. Bach, H. Haferkamp, F. Witte and H. Windhagen

    20. Chapter 85

      Magnesium Alloys Protection by Microplasmic Processing (pages 540–543)

      Belozerov Valeriy, Isakov Sergey, Makhatilova Anna and Subbotina Valeriya

    21. Chapter 93

      Corrosion and Oxidation of Thixomolded Magnesium Alloys (pages 586–591)

      Claudia Pieper, Uwe Köster, Helena Alves and Isao Nakatsugawa

    22. Chapter 94

      Plasma Electrochemical Synthesis of Protective Coatings on WE54 Magnesium Alloy (pages 592–598)

      A. Berkani, P. Skeldon, G.E. Thompson, K. Shimizu, H. Habazaki, H. Karimzadeh, K. Stevens and C. John

    23. Chapter 107

      Vertical Direct Chill (VDC) Casting of Magnesium — Optimized Casting Parameters and Safety Issues (pages 675–680)

      Franka Pravdic, Dietmar Leitlmeier, Christian Wögerer, Gerhard Traxler and Herbert Hubbauer

    24. Chapter 108

      Innovative Magnetohydrodynamical Effect Use in Casting Magnesium Alloys (pages 681–687)

      Viktor I. Dubodelov, Vladimir G. Tkachenko, Vladimir A. Seredenko and Viktor K. Pogorsky

    25. Chapter 115

      Magnesium Die Casting for High Performance (pages 725–731)

      Stian Sannes, Haavard Gjestland, Håkon Westengen, Hans Ivar Laukli and Otto Lohne

    26. Chapter 116

      Influence of Direct Chill Casting Parameters on a Magnesium Alloy (pages 732–737)

      D. Ludlow, G.W. Lorimer, J-C. Gebelin, W.D. Griffiths, J. King, T. Wilks and K. Savage

    27. Chapter 117

      Injection Molding of Magnesium Alloys (pages 738–743)

      Andreas Lohmüller, Martin Scharrer, Ralf Jenning, Michael Hilbinger, Mark Hartmann and Robert F. Singer

    28. Chapter 119

      Non-Destructive Testing of Cast Magnesium Alloys by Computerized Tomography (pages 746–751)

      Dr. Bernhard Illerhaus, Dr. Norbert Hort, Dr. Carsten Potzies, Hagen Frank and Dr. Jürgen Goebbels

    29. Chapter 120

      Investment Casting of Magnesium (pages 752–757)

      M. Rosefort, S. Korte and A. Bührig-Polaczek

    30. Chapter 135

      Welding of Magnesium Alloy AZ91C by CO2 Laser and by Friction Stir Welding (pages 869–874)

      P. Volovitch, M. Dhahri, J.-E. Masse, L. Barrallier, T. Baudin, B. DaCosta and J.C. Goussain

    31. Chapter 142

      Friction Welding of Magnesium: Microstructural Characterization (pages 917–923)

      A.L. Bowles, N. Hort, A. Meyer, J. F. dos Santos and Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer

    32. Chapter 143

      Module Design Concept for Lightweight Automotive Seats (pages 924–929)

      Young Jin Ko, Jae Joong Kim, Soon Chan Park, Jong Myung Kim and Jong Dae Lim

    33. Chapter 144

      Cast Magnesium Safety Components - Energy Absorption Capacity (pages 930–935)

      C. Dørum, O.S. Hopperstad, O.-G. Lademo, M. Langseth and S. Sannes

    34. Chapter 147

      Approaches to Use Magnesium as Structural Material in Car Body (pages 949–954)

      Volker Kaese, Lars Greve, Sven Jüttner, Martin Goede, Soenke Schumann, Horst Friedrich, Werner Holl and Werner Ritter

    35. Chapter 148

      Magnesium sheets for industrial application (pages 955–961)

      S. Bräunig, M. Düring, H. Hartmann and B. Viehweger

    36. Chapter 159

      InMak – Innovative Magnesium Combined Structures for Car Bodies (pages 1026–1033)

      J.-F. Lass, A. Metz, M. Wappelhorst, E. Hombergsmeier, H. Lanzerath, P. Baumgart and P. Cordini

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