Heat and Corrosion Resistance of Mg-Zn-Al-Ca Alloys

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. U. Kainer
  1. I. A. Anyanwu1,
  2. T. Honda1,
  3. S. Kamado2,
  4. Y. Kojima2,
  5. S. Takeda3 and
  6. T. Ishida3

Published Online: 15 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607552.ch19

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

How to Cite

Anyanwu, I. A., Honda, T., Kamado, S., Kojima, Y., Takeda, S. and Ishida, T. (2000) Heat and Corrosion Resistance of Mg-Zn-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.ch19

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Graduate School, Nagaoka University of Technology, Nagaoka, Japan

  2. 2

    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Nagaoka University of Technology, Nagaoka, Japan

  3. 3

    Magnesium Manufacturing Division, Manufacturing section, Ahresty Corporation, Tokyo, 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;
  • alloy development;
  • Mg-Zn-Al-Ca alloys;
  • heat resistance;
  • corrosion resistance

Summary

In the present study, the high temperature strength and creep properties of relatively low-cost Mg-Zn-Al-Ca alloys as well as their corrosion resistance in aqueous sodium chloride solution are investigated.