The Next Generation of Magnesium Based Material to Sustain the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Policy

  1. Wim H. Sillekens,
  2. Sean R. Agnew,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Suveen N. Mathaudhu
  1. F. D'Errico1,
  2. S. Farè1 and
  3. G. Garces2

Published Online: 26 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch6

Magnesium Technology 2011

Magnesium Technology 2011

How to Cite

D'Errico, F., Farè, S. and Garces, G. (2011) The Next Generation of Magnesium Based Material to Sustain the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Policy, 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.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Politecnico di Milano, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Via La Masa 34, 20156 Milan, Italy

  2. 2

    CENIM, Department of Physical Metallurgy, Av. De Gregorio del Amo 8, 28040 Madrid

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 alloys;
  • ultrafine microstructure;
  • sustainability;
  • CO2 reduction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Achieving a Net Positive Balance of CO2 Emission in Transport

  • The Magnesium Perspective for Vehicles: Superlight Structural Components Target Environmental Problems

  • The Alloy-Design Approach: The Environmental Problem Targeted

  • Integration of Process-Design and Alloy-Design Strategies for Lowering Carbon Footprint in Transport