Chapter 9. Diffusionless Transformations

  1. Prof. Gernot Kostorz
  1. Prof. Luc Delaey

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/352760264X.ch9

Phase Transformations in Materials

Phase Transformations in Materials

How to Cite

Delaey, L. (2001) Diffusionless Transformations, in Phase Transformations in Materials (ed G. Kostorz), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/352760264X.ch9

Editor Information

  1. ETH Zürich, Institut fü Angewandte Physik, CH-8093 Zürich, Switzerland

Author Information

  1. Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Dept. Metaalkunde en Toegepaste, Materiaalkunde, Decroylaan 2, B-3030 Heverlee-Leuven, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527302567

Online ISBN: 9783527602643

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Keywords:

  • diffusionless transformations;
  • shape changes;
  • shuffle transformations;
  • ferroic transformations;
  • omega transformations;
  • dilatation-dominant transformations;
  • quasi-martensitic transformations;
  • shear transformations;
  • martensitic transformations;
  • ferrous alloys;
  • non-ferrous alloys;
  • non-metals;
  • hardening of steel;
  • shape-memory effect;
  • high damping capacity;
  • TRIP effect

Summary

  • List of Symbols and Abbreviations

  • Introduction

  • Classification and Definitions

  • General Aspects of the Transformation

    • Structural Relations

    • Pre-transformation State

    • Transformation Mechanisms

    • Microstructures

    • Shape Changes

    • Transformation Thermodynamics and Kinetics

  • Shuffle Transformations

    • Ferroic Transformations

    • Omega Transformations

  • Dilatation-Dominant Transformations

  • Quasi-Martensitic Transformations

  • Shear Transformations

  • Martensitic Transformations

    • Crystallography of the Martensitic Transformation

      • Shape Deformation and Habit Plane

      • Orientation Relationship

      • Morphology, Microstructure and Substructure

      • Crystallographic Phenomenological Theory

      • Structure of the Habit Plane

    • Thermodynamics and Kinetics of the Martensitic Transformation

      • Critical Driving Force and Transformation Temperatures

      • Nucleation

      • Growth and Kinetics

      • Transformation Hysteresis

  • Materials

    • Metallic Materials

      • Ferrous Alloys

      • Non-Ferrous Alloys

    • Non-Metals

  • Special Properties and Applications

    • Hardening of Steel

    • The Shape-Memory Effect

    • High Damping Capacity

    • TRIP Effect

  • Recent Progress in the Understanding of Martensitic Transformations

  • Acknowledgements

  • References