Mechanism of Embrittlement in Hadfield Steel

  1. Prof. Dr. P. Neumann3,
  2. Dr. D. Allen4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. E. Teuckhoff5
  1. Yoshinori Ono1,
  2. Toshihiro Tsuchiyama2 and
  3. Setsuo Takaki2

Published Online: 5 JAN 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527606181.ch25

Steels and Materials for Power Plants, Volume 7

Steels and Materials for Power Plants, Volume 7

How to Cite

Ono, Y., Tsuchiyama, T. and Takaki, S. (2000) Mechanism of Embrittlement in Hadfield Steel, in Steels and Materials for Power Plants, Volume 7 (eds P. Neumann, D. Allen and E. Teuckhoff), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527606181.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung, Max-Planck-Str. 1, 40237 Düsseldorf, Germany

  2. 4

    ABB Asltom Power UK Ltd., Cambridge Road, Whetstone, Leicester LE9 GLH, United Kingdom

  3. 5

    Siemens AG, Postfach 3240, 91050 Erlangen, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Graduate Student, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Kyushu University, 6-10-1 Hakozaki, Fukuoka 812-8581, Japan

  2. 2

    Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu University, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2006
  2. Published Print: 27 JUN 2000

Book Series:

  1. EUROMAT 99

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527301959

Online ISBN: 9783527606184

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Keywords:

  • steels for power plants;
  • materials for power plant;
  • mechanism of embrittlement;
  • Hadfield steel

Summary

In this study, microstructural factors causing these embrittlements in Hadfield steel were investigated by means of Charpy impact testing and microstructural examinations.