Formation of Mg2Si by Infiltration of C-Fibres-Si-Hybrid-Preforms

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. U. Kainer
  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. U. Kainer1,
  2. H. Dieringa1,
  3. P. Schulz2 and
  4. J. Reiter2

Published Online: 15 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607552.ch37

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

How to Cite

Kainer, K. U., Dieringa, H., Schulz, P. and Reiter, J. (2006) Formation of Mg2Si by Infiltration of C-Fibres-Si-Hybrid-Preforms, in Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607552.ch37

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Inst. für Werkstoffforschung GKSS-Forschungszentrum Geesthacht, G.m.b.H., Germany

  2. 2

    Leichtmetall-Kompetenzzentrum Ranshofen, Austria

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;
  • magnesium matrix composites;
  • formation of Mg2Si;
  • infiltration of C-fibres-Si-hybrid-preforms

Summary

In this paper the novel proceeding to produce Mg-alloys with a high content of Mg2Si, is introduced. The intermetallic phase Mg2Si is produced by chemical reaction during the infiltration of a preform with a Mg-alloy.