The Texture and Microstructure Evolution of Mg-Zn-Ce Alloys

  1. Norbert Hort,
  2. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Martyn Alderman
  1. M. Sanjari1,
  2. A. Farzadfar1,
  3. T. Sakai2,
  4. H. Utsunomiya2,
  5. E. Essadiqi3,
  6. In-Ho Jung1 and
  7. S. Yue1

Published Online: 20 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118663004.ch17

Magnesium Technology 2013

Magnesium Technology 2013

How to Cite

Sanjari, M., Farzadfar, A., Sakai, T., Utsunomiya, H., Essadiqi, E., Jung, I.-H. and Yue, S. (2013) The Texture and Microstructure Evolution of Mg-Zn-Ce Alloys, in Magnesium Technology 2013 (eds N. Hort, S. N. Mathaudhu, N. R. Neelameggham and M. Alderman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118663004.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Materials Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada H3A 2B2

  2. 2

    Division of Materials and Manufacturing Science, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University

  3. 3

    Université Internationale de Rabat (UIR) Technopolis, Rabat Morocco

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 FEB 2013
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118605523

Online ISBN: 9781118663004



  • Rare-earth elements;
  • Rollability;
  • Texture weakening


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Results and Discussions Finish Rolled and Annealed Microstructure

  • Deformation Texture of Rough and Finish Rolled Sheets

  • Microstructure and Texture Evolution during Annealing

  • Texture Evolution of AZ31 and Mg-4Zn-lCe during Annealing

  • Texture Evolution of Mg-lZn-lCe during Annealing

  • Possible Texture Weakening Mechanism for Mg-lZn-lCe

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments