Precipitation Process in Mg-Nd-Zn-Zr-Gd/Y Alloy

  1. Wim H. Sillekens,
  2. Sean R. Agnew,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Suveen N. Mathaudhu
  1. J.H. Li1,2,
  2. G. Sha2,3,
  3. P. Schumacher1,4 and
  4. S. P. Ringer2,3

Published Online: 26 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch49

Magnesium Technology 2011

Magnesium Technology 2011

How to Cite

Li, J.H., Sha, G., Schumacher, P. and Ringer, S. P. (2011) Precipitation Process in Mg-Nd-Zn-Zr-Gd/Y 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.ch49

Author Information

  1. 1

    Chair of Casting Research, Department of Metallurgy, the University of Leoben, A-8700, Leoben, Austria

  2. 2

    Australian Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis, The University of Sydney, Madsen Building F09, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia

  3. 3

    ARC Centre of Excellence for Design in Light Metals, The University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia

  4. 4

    Austrian Foundry Research Institute, Parkstrasse 21, Leoben, Styria, A-8700, Austria

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118029367

Online ISBN: 9781118062029



  • Mg-Nd-Zn-Zr-Gd/Y alloys;
  • Age hardening;
  • Precipitate;
  • TEM;
  • Atom probe tomography


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental material and procedures

  • Results and discussions

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements