62. Fracture Toughness Behaviour of As-Cast and Long-Term Annealed Pressure Die Cast Magnesium Alloys

  1. Prof. Dr. K. U. Kainer
  1. Doris Regener and
  2. Gabriele Dietze

Published Online: 22 APR 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603565.ch62

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

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

How to Cite

Regener, D. and Dietze, G. (2003) Fracture Toughness Behaviour of As-Cast and Long-Term Annealed Pressure Die Cast Magnesium Alloys, in Magnesium: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603565.ch62

Editor Information

  1. GKSS-Forschungszentrum, Institut für Werkstoffforschung, Max-Planck-Straße, 21502 Geesthacht, Germany

Author Information

  1. Institute of Materials Engineering and Materials Testing, Otto-von Guericke-University Magdeburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 APR 2005
  2. Published Print: 27 NOV 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527309757

Online ISBN: 9783527603565

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Keywords:

  • fracture toughness behaviour;
  • as-cast and long-term annealed pressure die cast magnesium alloys

Summary

The purpose of this research was to determine the fracture toughness behaviour of the pressure die cast alloys AZ91, AM50 and AE42 in an as-cast and long-term annealed condition, in order to prove the influence of the microstructural changes.