Chapter 15. Hot Hardness

  1. John J. Gilman

Published Online: 23 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch15

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

How to Cite

Gilman, J. J. (2009) Hot Hardness, in Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470226520

Online ISBN: 9780470446836

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Keywords:

  • hardness-temperature graphs variable from one material to another;
  • alloying - effective in improving oxidation resistance;
  • Ni3Al - intermetallic compound ductile at room temperature

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nickel Aluminide versus Oxides

  • Other Hard Compounds

  • Metals

  • Intermetallic Compounds

  • References