Deformation Twinning of AZ31 Alloy in Quasistatitic and Dynamic Compression Tests

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. U. Kainer
  1. E. Lach1,
  2. K. U. Kainer2,
  3. A. Bohmann1 and
  4. M. Scharf1

Published Online: 15 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607552.ch56

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

How to Cite

Lach, E., Kainer, K. U., Bohmann, A. and Scharf, M. (2000) Deformation Twinning of AZ31 Alloy in Quasistatitic and Dynamic Compression Tests, in Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607552.ch56

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    ISL, French-German Research Institute of Saint-Louis, F-68301 SAINT-LOUIS, USA

  2. 2

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

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;
  • mechanical development;
  • AZ31 alloy;
  • deformation twinning;
  • compression tests

Summary

In this paper dynamic compression tests (split-Hopkinson-pressure-bar) and subsequent metallographic study were performed to investigate the magnesium alloy AZ31 with respect to deformation twinning.