Influence of Direct Chill Casting Process Variables on Surface Quality of Aluminum Alloy Sheet Ingots

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. M. O. El-Bealy

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch190

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

O. El-Bealy, M. (2012) Influence of Direct Chill Casting Process Variables on Surface Quality of Aluminum Alloy Sheet Ingots, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch190

Author Information

  1. Companies Chair of Metals Processing & Technology, ASU, Egypt, CTU, Germany, KTH, Sweden, MIT, USA, USA Branch: Massachusetts Institute of Technology “MIT”, Materials Processing Center “MPC”, University Materials Council, Cambridge, MA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259

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Keywords:

  • Direct chill casting;
  • Surface quality;
  • Extruded surface segregation layer

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Work. Metallo-Graphic Study & Measurements

  • Experimental Results

  • Model Formulation

  • Results and Discussions

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgements