Aluminum Alloys: Fabrication, Characterization and Applications / Edition 1

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This book covers all aspects of the physical and mechanicalmetallurgy of aluminum alloys. It addresses fundamental and appliedresearch as well as product development, testing and implementationof aluminum foil, sheet, plate, extrusions, forgings, andcomposites for end applications including transportation(automotive, aerospace and marine), packaging and other key productsegments. The symposium consisted of invited as well as contributedpapers. Topics include the following and related areas:

  • Products Fabrication and Applications
  • Alloy Development
  • Process Innovation
  • Microstructure Evolution
  • Mechanical Behavior
  • Failure Analysis
  • Modeling and Simulation

A collection of papers from the TMS 2009 Annual Meeting & Exhibition held inSan Francisco, California, February 15-19, 2009.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780873397124
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 3/1/2008
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 278
  • Product dimensions: 5.98 (w) x 9.11 (h) x 0.59 (d)

Table of Contents



Aluminum Alloys: Fabrication, Characterization andApplications.

Development and Applications.

Development of Al-30%B4C Metal Matrix Composites for NeutronAbsorber Material (X.-Grant Chen, and Robert Hark).

Enabling Environmentally-Informed Materials Selection Decisions:Robustness of Early Stage Life-Cycle Assessment (Anna Allen,Subodh Das, Frank Field, Jeremy Gregory, and RandolphKirchain).

Effects of Heat Treating Aluminum Alloy 6061 in 8 T and 20 TMagnetic Fields (Samuel Adedokun, Akin Fashanu, and BayoOgunmola).

The Correlation between Deformation Conditions and PeripheralCoarse Grain Structure in Extrusion of AA7020 Aluminum Alloy(Ali Eivani, Hany Ahmed, Jie Zhou, and Jureg Duszczyk).

An Investigation of the Hot Deformation Behavior of AA7020 andAA7475 Aluminum Alloys (Hany Ahmed, Ali Eivani, Jie Zhou, andJurek Duszczyk).

Influence of Stress Macroconcentrators on the StrainLocalization in Al6061/Al2O3 Composites (Y. Deryugin, V. Panin,V. Suvorov, Galina Lasko, and S. Schmauder).

Processing and Properties.

Press Formability of Twin Roll Cast (TRC) Aluminum Alloys(Sooho Kim, and Anil K. Sachdev).

Forging of Long Flat Pieces of Aluminium with a Precise MassDistribution Operation (Malte Stonis, Michael Lueke, and RouvenNickel).

Hemispherical Bubbles Growth on Electrochemically ChargedAluminum with Hydrogen (Paul Rozenak).

Ablation Casting (John R. Grassi, John Campbell, M. Hartlieb,and F. Major).

Strength-Toughness Optimization Scenarios through InterruptedAgeing in AA6061 and AA2024 (Doty Risanti, PedroRivera-Diaz-del-Castillo, and Sybrand van der Zwaag).

Preparation of Al-Sr Alloys with High Concentration by MoltenSalt Electrolysis (Jidong Li, Mingjie Zhang, Tingan Zhang, andDan Li).

Preparation of Al-Li Alloys by Molten Salts Electrolysis(Jidong Li, Mingjie Zhang, Tingan Zhang, and Dan Li).

Preparation of Al-Sc Alloys by Molten Salts Electrolysis(XiuJing Zhai, Mingjie Zhang, Junfu Li, and Yan Fu).


Aluminum Plate Hot Rolling Process Modeling (Zhengdong Long,Yansheng Liu, Randall Bowers, Weimin Yin, and ShridasNingileri).

Effect of Asymmetric Rolling on Texture and Anisotropy of AA6016Alloy for Automotive Applications (J. Sidor, L. Zhuang, M. vander Winden, and L. Kestens).

The Residual Stress Investigation in Al Using ß-ParticlesPenetration Method (Behrooz Salehpour, H. Pirhoseinloo, and M.Taheri Hashjin).

Numerical Simulations of a New Local Hot Forming Process forMaking Imprints in Aluminium Extrusions (Hallvard Fjær, andBørge Bjørneklett).

Simulation of PLC-Effects in Al6061/Al2O3 Alloys (GalinaLasko, Ye. Ye. Deryugin, and S. Schmauder).

Alloy Characterization.

Formation of Special Textures by Precipitation in Cast AA5083and AA3004 Aluminum Alloys (Qiang Zeng, Xiyu Wen, and TonyZhai).

Effect of Alloying Elements on the Segregation of Complex Phasesin A356 Alloy Adding Mg, Cu, Ni and Sr as Modifier, Using ThermalAnalysis and Characterization Microstructural (AlineHernandez-Garcia, Alejandro García-Hinojosa, F.T. EstévesAlcázar, and Yvan Houbaert).

Effect of Si Distribution on the Fracture Toughness of A356Aluminum Alloys (Yong Nam Kwon, Kyuhong Lee, and SunghakLee).

Effect of Weld Tool on Friction Stir Welded AA2219-T87Properties (Joseph Querin, and Judy Schneider).

Corrosion and Protection.

The Corrosion Behavior of Al-Zn Alloys in Abakaliki and PortHarcourt Rainwater (Ndubuisi Idenyi, C. E. Okeke, and Israel O.Owate).

The Effect of Mn as Fe Corrector on Microstructure and AdhesiveWear of Eutectic Al-Si Piston Alloy (Dheerendra Dwivedi, MohitDhiman, R. Sehgal, and I.K. Bhat).

Comparative Analysis of the Corrosion Susceptibility of Al-ZnAlloys in De-Ionized Water, Rainwater and Seawater (NdubuisiIdenyi, C. E. Okeke, Israel O. Owate, and S. I. Neife).

Influence of Aging Time of Fracture Toughness Mechanisms ofAl-Li Alloys (Yongxin Wang, Ri Ma, Zheng Chen, and YanliLu).

The Effect of Heat Treatment on the Microstructure and Hardnessof A356 Aluminum Alloy (M. Faraji, and L. Katgerman).

Composites and Foams.

Development of High-Strength Hypereutectic Al-Si Alloys byNano-Refining the Constituent Si Phases (Mohammad Shamsuzzoha,Frank R. Juretzko, and Anwarul Haque).

Fabrication of Aluminum Composites with Gradient CladdingInterface by Continuous Casting (Weiwen Zhang, Datong Zhang, andYuanyuan Li).

Influence of Magnesium and Silicon Content on Microstructures ofIn-Situ Mg2Si/Al-Si Composites (Qingxiu Jing, and YingluZhu).

Foam Structure and Mechanical Properties of AlCu5Mn Foam(Zhuokun Cao, Bing Li, Guangchun Yao, and Yihan Liu).

Viscosity Control of Foam Aluminum Melt and Study on Bubble'sStability (Li Wei, Li Cao, and Shumei Li).

Effects of Complex Modification and Melt Mixing Treatment onMicrostructures in In-Situ Mg2Si/Al-Si Composite (Jing Qingxiu,and Huang Xiaodong).

Study on Sound Insulation Performance of Al Foam Sandwich Board(Guoyin Zu, Guangchun Yao, and Hong Li).

Effect of Cold-Rolling Bonding Process on Microstructure andProperties of the Sandwich Aluminum Foil for Automobile HeatExchanger (Guoyin Zu, Ning Wang, and Jiuming Yu).

Study on Powder Metallurgy Foaming Process of Rolled Precursor(Guoyin Zu, Guangchun Yao, Hong Li, and Liang Hao).

Author Index.

Subject Index.

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