Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Melt-conditioned, high-pressure die casting of Mg–Zn–Y alloy
Authors: Xia, M
Mitra, S
Dhindaw, BK
Liu, G
Fan, Z
Issue Date: 2009
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Citation: Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, 41(1): 209-213, Feb 2010
Abstract: The liquid Mg–Zn–Y alloy was conditioned by an application of high-intensive shearing with a pair of intermesh twin screws prior to high-pressure die casting (HPDC). Melt conditioning produces a uniform microstructure with fine grain size and high integrity. The microstructure was analyzed thoroughly, and the solidification characteristics of the melt-conditioned HPDC (MC-HPDC) structure were discussed. The enhancement in I-phase precipitation and the improvement in mechanical properties of MC-HPDC Mg–Zn–Y alloy can be achieved through cyclic annealing.
Description: The article can be accessed from the link below.
ISSN: 1073-5615
Appears in Collections:Brunel Centre for Advanced Solidification Technology (BCAST)

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.

Items in BURA are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.