Creep Behavior and Deformation Substructures of Thixomolded Mg-Al-Ca Alloys

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. U. Kainer
  1. Mayumi Suzuki1,
  2. Jun-ichi Koike1,
  3. Kouichi Maruyama1,
  4. Tadayoshi Tsukeda2,
  5. Ken Saito2 and
  6. Hiroshi Kubo1

Published Online: 15 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607552.ch110

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

How to Cite

Suzuki, M., Koike, J.-i., Maruyama, K., Tsukeda, T., Saito, K. and Kubo, H. (2006) Creep Behavior and Deformation Substructures of Thixomolded Mg-Al-Ca Alloys, in Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607552.ch110

Editor Information

  1. GKSS-Forschungszentrum Geesthacht GmbH, Institut für Werkstofforschung, Max-Planck- Straße, D-21502 Geesthacht, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Tohoku University (Japan)

  2. 2

    The Japan Steel Works, Ltd. (Japan)

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 20 SEP 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527302826

Online ISBN: 9783527607556

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Keywords:

  • magnesium alloys;
  • creep behavior;
  • deformation substructures;
  • thixomolded Mg-Al-Ca alloys

Summary

The aims of the present investigation are to obtain the knowledge of the effects of Ca on creep strength of a AM60B commercial alloy and discuss the strengthening mechanisms in conjunction with deformation substructures.