The Effect of Thermomechanical Processing on The Creep Behavior and Fracture Toughness of Thixomolded ® Am60 Alloy

  1. Wim H. Sillekens,
  2. Sean R. Agnew,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Suveen N. Mathaudhu
  1. Z. Chen1,
  2. J. Huang2,
  3. R. Decker2,
  4. S. LeBeau2 and
  5. C.J. Boehlert1

Published Online: 26 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch18

Magnesium Technology 2011

Magnesium Technology 2011

How to Cite

Chen, Z., Huang, J., Decker, R., LeBeau, S. and Boehlert, C.J. (2011) The Effect of Thermomechanical Processing on The Creep Behavior and Fracture Toughness of Thixomolded ® Am60 Alloy, in Magnesium Technology 2011 (eds W. H. Sillekens, S. R. Agnew, N. R. Neelameggham and S. N. Mathaudhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch18

Author Information

  1. 1

    Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 48824

  2. 2

    Thixomat, Incorporated, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48108

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118029367

Online ISBN: 9781118062029

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Keywords:

  • Magnesium;
  • Lightweight Alloys;
  • Creep;
  • Fracture Toughness

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgement