Magnesium: Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Magnesium Alloys and Their Applications

Front Cover
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 2, 2007 - Science - 1112 pages
0 Reviews
The need for light-weight materials, especially in the automobile industry, created renewed interest in innovative applications of magnesium materials. This demand has resulted in increased research and development activity in companies and research institutes in order to achieve an improved property profile and better choice of alloy systems.
Here, development trends and application potential in different fields like the automotive industry and communication technology are discussed in an interdisciplinary framework.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

The Viability of Mg Alloy with NanoSubmicron Structure as a new Material
3
An Aerospace Magnesium Alloy for Sand Cast Investment
20
Microstructure and Micromechanical Properties of ascast MgSnCa
37
Elevated Temperature Alloys Paths for Further Performance Gains in AE44
55
Investigation of MgAlSr Phase Equilibria
74
Hot Chamber DieCasting of Magnesium Alloys
81
Microstructural characterization of MgAlSr alloy
87
A new Look at the MgAlZn Family Focus on Tailoring Properties through
93
Amorphous Precipitates Sandwiched by Long Period Stacking Structures in
523
Flow Instabilities of MgAl4Znl Alloy during High Strainrate Deformation
541
Microstructural Evolution by HotWorking of Extruded and Continuously
560
Dynamic Strain Ageing in Magnesium Alloys
575
Slip during Tension Testing of Mg3Al1 Zn Sheet
588
Method or Determination of Specific Damping Capacity Based on Relaxation
601
Rolling of AM50 Magnesium Cast Alloy
620
Elaboration and Mechanical Behaviour of a Mgbased Bulk Metallic Glass
633

Mg4Al4RE Alloy for DieCasting
100
Effective Alloy Development using Thixomolding Focussing on Improved
106
Microstructures and Mechanical Properties of Extruded AZ31 Mg Alloy
113
K Kawabata H Oginuma K Kondoh Microstructural Evolution
119
Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Strip Cast MgZnAl Alloys with
126
Investigation of Structure and Properties of the AgeHardenable MgSm Alloys
137
from Single Crystal to Structural Behaviour
145
Microstructure Formation in Magnesium Alloys Investigated by PhaseField
151
Effects of Calcium on Texture Evolution and Plastic Anisotropy of
158
Modeling Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of thinwalled
165
H Westengen H Gjestland
188
The Role of Fluorine Solubility in the Protection of Molten Magnesium
207
Ceramic Foam Filtration of Magnesium Alloy Melt
221
Evaluation of the Hot Tearing Susceptibility of Selected Magnesium Casting
234
Advances in Magnesium Injection Molding Thixomolding
248
Development of an AM50 Based Magnesium Recycling Alloy
262
Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Texture Development During
274
Method for Horizontal Continuous Casting of Magnesium Alloy Slab
288
Wrought Mg Alloy for Civil Aircraft Application A Process Chain Approach
305
The Dynamic Recrystallization of Commercially Pure Mg and Three MgY
318
Examination of the Forming Properties of Magnesium Wrought Alloys MRI 301F
336
DieForged Disks for Automobile Wheels in Magnesium Alloys
352
Single Pass Large Draught Rolling of Some Magnesium Alloys below 473K
370
Evaluation of Forming Behaviour and Tribological Properties of Magnesium
377
Composition and Microstructure
393
Extrusion of Different AZ Magnesium Alloys
406
Influence of Extrusion Conditions on the Superplastic Properties of a Mg8Li
419
Production and Properties of Small Tubes Made from MgCa08 for Application
432
Secondary Precipitation in the Magnesium Alloy WE54
447
Structural Evolution on Thermal Treatments of EV31 Alloy
466
Microstructural Stability of Magnesium Alloys for Aerospace Applications
473
Microstructural Evolution and Phase Formation in Novel MgZn Based Alloys
486
Procedure of Quantitative Description of MgAl Alloy Structure After Heat
506
Effect of Anodized Layer on Fatigue Behavior of AM60 Magnesium Alloy
651
Structural Durability of MRI 153M DieCast Components
658
Microstructurebased Characterization of the Cyclic Deformation Behavior
673
Mechanical Strength and Creep Properties of Heat Treated AZ Alloys
687
Effect of Finely Dispersed Particles on Mechanical Properties of Magnesium
704
Material Specific Corrosion Testing
721
Investigation of the Corrosion of Welded Magnesium Joints
734
Characterization of Corrosion Interfaces in Extruded MgAlZn Alloys
749
Influence of the Casting Method on Microstructure and Corrosion of AZ91
757
Corrosion Behavior of DieCast MRI 153M and AZ91D Alloys in Alkaline
775
Influence of the Alloy Composition on the Mechanical and Electrochemical
789
Investigation of the Passivation Behavior of Magnesium Alloys by Means
802
Comparative Corrosion And Electrochemical Properties Of MgNi And MgCu
816
Composite Coatings The Newest Surface Treatment Technology For Magnesium
834
Anodizing of Magnesium Alloys
849
Effect of Additive
856
Effects of Strain Rate and Filler Alloy on the Properties of Laser Welded AZ31
871
Development of Face Milling Process for Mghybrid MgAl Mgsintered steel
894
Electromagnetic Compression of Magnesium Tubes and Processrelated
909
Experiences with the Machining of Magnesium
922
Mechanical Behaviour of an Mg8Li Alloy Reinforced With Sic Particles
935
Anisotropy of Dilatation Characteristics in Mg and Mg4Li Fibre Composites
953
an Innovative New Alloy Opens Fresh Opportunities for Magnesium
967
Experimental Warm Hydroforming System for Mg AZ31 Alloy Sheet Using
985
European Community Research on Forging
999
Mirkovic R SchmidFetzer
1015
G Vidrich Y Estrin A Schiffl F Pravdic H Kaufinann H Ferkel N Hort
1033
Hot Rolling of Magnesium Alloys
1048
Corrosion Fatigue Behaviour of Newly Developed Mg Wrought Alloys
1062
Influence of Cutting and NonCutting Processes on the Corrosion Behavior
1076
Monotonic Properties and Cyclic Deformation Behavior of Friction Stir Welded
1092
Subject Index
1105
Copyright

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2007)

Professor Kainer is Director of Institute for Materials Research at the GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht and Professor at the Technical University Hamburg-Harburg. His main research focuses on magnesium alloys and metal matrix composites, with a special focus on applications in the automobile industry. He cooperates in research projects with major European and American car manufactures as well as with research institutes in Asia, America and Europe. He was also Chairman of the three International Magnesium Conferences in Germany, organised by the DGM, and he gave invited lectures at many international conferences, including the TMS Annual Meetings in the US.

Bibliographic information