Location of Repository

A Review on Steel Thixoforming

By Ahmed Rassili and Helen V. Atkinson

Abstract

Steel is a particularly challenging material to semi-solid process because of the high temperatures involved and the potential for surface oxidation. Here the experience of semi-solid processing will be reviewed and the current situation in relation to commercial application assessed. The review will include discussion of the range of potential steel materials which are amenable to thixoformingn and identification of suitable steels; modelling of die fill and rheological properties of semi solid steel; technology considerations for industrialisation; die development and the properties of thixoformed products

Topics: Steel, Thixoforming, semi-solid, industrialisation
Publisher: Elsevier
Year: 2010
DOI identifier: 10.1016/S1003-6326(10)60629-2
OAI identifier: oai:lra.le.ac.uk:2381/8776
Journal:

Suggested articles

Preview

Citations

  1. (1996). 0745694A1, Method and apparatus of shaping semisolid metals, UBE Industries,
  2. (2004). Cast Metals Research, doi
  3. (2005). CIRP Annals-Manufacturing Technology, doi
  4. (2010). European patent No. 0305375 Thixotropic RASSILI Ahmed, et al/Trans.
  5. (2004). Improvement of Materials and Tools for Thixoforming of Steels’.
  6. In fact this paper has been referenced incorrectly on Web of Science and should have as authors RASSILI,
  7. (2006). Material Wissenschaft und Werkstofftechnik, doi
  8. (2008). Modelling Semi-Solid Processing, Shaker Verlag Aachen,
  9. (2010). RASSILI A [C]. doi
  10. (2010). RASSILI Ahmed, et al/Trans. Nonferrous Met. Soc. China XX
  11. (2009). Thesis, « la robustesse du procédés de thixoformage des aciers »,

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.