magnesium alloy


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magnesium alloy

Any of a number of alloys of magnesium; the usual additives are aluminum, manganese, silicon, silver, thorium, and zirconium, used singly or in combination.
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Figure 4 shows the electrochemical polarization curves for the untreated AZ91D magnesium alloy and two different coated magnesium alloy samples in 3.
The addition of fluorapatite nanoparticles as reinforcement agent to AZ91 magnesium alloy improves and speeds up the formation of pseudo-bone apatite on the surface, thus, it provides a better protection.
The team also tried fine-tuning the rate of drug delivery by coating the magnesium alloy with a biodegradable polymer that slowed its corrosion, reports New Scientist magazine.
In-Situ Scanning Electron Microscopy Comparison of Microstructure and Deformation Behavior between WE43-F and\VE43-T5 Magnesium Alloys (T.
17]) (12), (14-16) in reducing the corrosion rate if the volume faction of the phase in the "skin" of a magnesium alloy is high enough, Song in 1997 (17) pointed out that an alloy would become very resistant to corrosion without sacrificing its mechanical properties if it was designed to have a skin mainly consisting of the [beta]-phase.
Chinese primary magnesium is mainly used for the production of magnesium alloy and casting as well as metal reduction, in which magnesium alloy consumes more than 60% of primary magnesium.
Etobicoke, Onatrio, specializes in thixomolding, an emerging technology that presents a more cost-effective way to produce magnesium alloy castings.
Kettering researchers are trying to develop a magnesium alloy material that is biodegradable and requires only one surgical procedure to assist the bone in healing over the "magic" distance.
Sponsored Research: Reconstruction, Visualization, And Characterization Of Three Dimensional Microstructure Of High Pressure Die Cast A44 Magnesium Alloy (06-088)
A sampling of topics: principles of microstructural formation in semi- solid metal processing, development of heat resistant Mg-Al-Ca based alloys for casting and semi-solid forming, variable-runner system for family mold filling balance, investigation on fracture mechanism of A356 during thixo-forging, semisolid roll casting of aluminum alloy strip and its properties, continuous fabrication of sound semi-solid slurry for rheoforming, numerical simulation of mold filling in rheo- diecasting process of semi-solid magnesium alloys, viscosity-shear rate relationship during the thixoforming of HP9/4/30 steel, and hot compressive deformation of rheocast AZ31 magnesium alloy.
The contributors investigate the chemistry of the carbothermic route to magnesium, a vacuum die process for AZ91D magnesium alloy, the static recrystallization of cold-rolled magnesium alloy AZ80, and an etching surface treatment for improving corrosion resistance.