Improved Corrosion and Oxidation Resistance of AM and AZ Alloys by Ca and RE Additions

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. U. Kainer
  1. Helena Alves and
  2. Uwe Köster

Published Online: 15 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/3527607552.ch70

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

Magnesium Alloys and their Applications

How to Cite

Alves, H. and Köster, U. (2000) Improved Corrosion and Oxidation Resistance of AM and AZ Alloys by Ca and RE Additions, in Magnesium Alloys and their Applications (ed K. U. Kainer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527607552.ch70

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Dept. Chem. Eng., University of Dortmund, D-44221 Dortmund, 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;
  • corrosion resistance;
  • AM alloys;
  • AZ alloys;
  • RE and Ca additions

Summary

The aim of the present work is to study the influence of RS and small additions of RE and Ca on the high temperature oxidation and corrosion behavior of commonly used AM and AZ alloys.