A Multi-Scale 3D Model of the Vacuum Arc Remelting Process

  1. TMS
  1. Koulis Pericleous1,
  2. Georgi Djambazov1,
  3. Mark Ward2,
  4. Lang Yuan3 and
  5. Peter D. Lee4

Published Online: 7 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118357002.ch38

Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, Volume 2

Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, Volume 2

How to Cite

Pericleous, K., Djambazov, G., Ward, M., Yuan, L. and Lee, P. D. (2012) A Multi-Scale 3D Model of the Vacuum Arc Remelting Process, in Supplemental Proceedings: Materials Properties, Characterization, and Modeling, Volume 2 (ed TMS), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118357002.ch38

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Greenwich; Park Row; London, SE10 9LS, UK

  2. 2

    IRC in Materials Processing, University of Birmingham, UK

  3. 3

    Department of Materials, Imperial College London, SW7 2AZ, UK

  4. 4

    Department of Materials, University of Manchester, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118296097

Online ISBN: 9781118357002

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Keywords:

  • Special alloys;
  • Numerical simulation;
  • VAR defects;
  • Arc behavior

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Macro Model

  • Particle Tracking for Inclusions in the VAR Ingot

  • Linking with the Micro-Model

  • The Microscale Solidification Model

  • Predicting freckles

  • Conclusion