High Performance Mg-System Alloys for Weight Saving Applications: First Year Results from the GREEN METALLURGY EU Project

  1. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  2. Wim H. Sillekens,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Norbert Hort
  1. Fabrizio D'Errico1,
  2. Gerardo Garces Plaza2,
  3. Markus Hofer3 and
  4. Shae K. Kim4

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch83

Magnesium Technology 2012

Magnesium Technology 2012

How to Cite

D'Errico, F., Plaza, G. G., Hofer, M. and Kim, S. K. (2012) High Performance Mg-System Alloys for Weight Saving Applications: First Year Results from the GREEN METALLURGY EU Project, in Magnesium Technology 2012 (eds S. N. Mathaudhu, W. H. Sillekens, N. R. Neelameggham and N. Hort), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch83

Author Information

  1. 1

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

  2. 2

    Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Metalúrgicas, Department of Physical Metallurgy, Avda. Gregorio del Amo, 8, Madrid 28040

  3. 3

    Buhler AG, New Technologies AMT Advanced Materials Division, Gupfenstrasse 5, Uzwil 9240, Switzerland

  4. 4

    Casting Research Center, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, 7-47 Songdo-dong, Yeonsu-gu, Incheon 406-840, Korea

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291214

Online ISBN: 9781118359228

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Keywords:

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

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Perspective of Green Metallurgy process

  • Executive summary of project actions performed

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements