Analysis of Macrosegregation, Hot Tears and Heat Treatment in Steel Castings Using Simulation Tools

  1. Prof. Yves Bréchet
  1. M.C Schneider and
  2. S. Andersen

Published Online: 19 DEC 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527606157.ch46

Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Processes - Computer Simulation and Modelling, Volume 3

Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Processes - Computer Simulation and Modelling, Volume 3

How to Cite

Schneider, M.C. and Andersen, S. (2000) Analysis of Macrosegregation, Hot Tears and Heat Treatment in Steel Castings Using Simulation Tools, in Microstructures, Mechanical Properties and Processes - Computer Simulation and Modelling, Volume 3 (ed Y. Bréchet), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606157.ch46

Editor Information

  1. Institut Nat. Polytechnique de Grenoble, L.T.P.-C.M. ENSEEG, BP75, Domaine Universitaires, 38402 Saint Martin D'Hères Cedex, France; Tel.: 0033–76–82 6610; Fax: 0033–76–82 6644

Author Information

  1. MAGMA Gießereitechnologie GmbH, Aachen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 DEC 2005
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2000

Book Series:

  1. EUROMAT 99

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301225

Online ISBN: 9783527606153

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Keywords:

  • microstructures;
  • computer simulation;
  • modelling of processes;
  • macrosegregation analysis;
  • hot tears and heat treatment in steel castings

Summary

In this paper, the extension of casting simulation tools to address problems and processes that that are specifically applicable in steel foundries is discussed. The practical application of simulation in each area is illustrated through the use of examples.