81. Testing of Aluminum, Magnesium, and Their Alloys

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. E. Ghali

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch81

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Ghali, E. (2011) Testing of Aluminum, Magnesium, and Their Alloys, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch81

Editor Information

  1. CANMET Materials Technology Laboratory, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Author Information

  1. Department of Mining, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering, Laval University, Québec, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470080320

Online ISBN: 9780470872864

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Keywords:

  • testing of aluminum, magnesium and their alloys;
  • stress corrosion cracking test - aluminum alloy product specifications, levels of performance with respect to resistance to SCC;
  • laboratory methods for characterizing SCC - mechanism considerations, being constant-extension-rate test (CERT) and linearly increasing stress test (LIST)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Aluminum and aluminum alloys

  • Magnesium and magnesium alloys

  • References