An Analysis of the Grain Refinement of Magnesium By Zirconium

  1. Wim H. Sillekens,
  2. Sean R. Agnew,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Suveen N. Mathaudhu
  1. P. Saha and
  2. S. Viswanathan

Published Online: 26 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch34

Magnesium Technology 2011

Magnesium Technology 2011

How to Cite

Saha, P. and Viswanathan, S. (2011) An Analysis of the Grain Refinement of Magnesium By Zirconium, 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.ch34

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;
  • Zirconium;
  • Grain refinement;
  • TEM;
  • Particle size distribution;
  • Faceted particle

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • DOE Study

  • TEM Study

  • Particle Size and Morphology

  • Summary Discussion and Suggestions For Future Grain Refiner Development

  • Acknowledgements