Chapter 10. Rapid Solidification and Special Processes for Processing Magnesium Alloys

  1. Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer
  1. T. Ebert1 and
  2. Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer2

Published Online: 22 JUN 2004

DOI: 10.1002/3527602046.ch10

Magnesium - Alloys and Technology

Magnesium - Alloys and Technology

How to Cite

Ebert, T. and Kainer, K. U. (2003) Rapid Solidification and Special Processes for Processing Magnesium Alloys, in Magnesium - Alloys and Technology (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602046.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Institute for Materials Research, Center for Magnesium Technology, GKSS Research Center Geesthacht GmbH, Geesthacht, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute for Materials Research and Technology, Technical University of Clausthal, Germany

  2. 2

    Institute for Materials Research, Center for Magnesium Technology, GKSS Research Center Geesthacht GmbH, Geesthacht, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUN 2004
  2. Published Print: 21 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527305704

Online ISBN: 9783527602049

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Keywords:

  • rapid solidification;
  • magnesium alloy processing;
  • rapidly solidifying microstructures;
  • properties;
  • sputtered magnesium alloys;
  • melt-spinning;
  • spray-forming

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Processes for Rapidly Solidifying Microstructures

  • Properties of Rapidly Solidified Magnesium Materials

    • Sputtered Magnesium Alloys

    • Properties of Melt-Spun Magnesium Alloys

  • Spray-Forming

    • Potential of Spray-Formed Magnesium Alloys

    • Studies of the Production and Properties of Spray-formed Magnesium within German SFB 390

    • Choice of Alloying Elements

    • Properties of the Spray-Formed Materials

  • Summary and Conclusion

  • Literature