intermetallic compound


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intermetallic compound

[¦in·tər·me′tal·ik ′kam‚pau̇nd]
(metallurgy)
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Characterization of intermetallic compounds in dissimilar material resistance spot welded joint of high strength steel and aluminum alloy.
These Intermetallic Compounds (IMC) are usually brittle and have less shear strength properties and a low conductivity factor [2], e.
This finding may be related to the existence of the intermetallic compound (FexAly) which enhanced the joint efficiency by adding shear force resistance at the weld zone.
Compared to conventional aerospace alloys, titanium aluminides-ordered intermetallic compounds of titanium and aluminum
Independently on the fact whether flux was applied or not, there was no intermetallic compound between Bi and Cu elements, and only a eutectic reaction occurred with expected weak interaction between solder and the Cu surface at the temperature of 270[degrees]C.
Ni3B intermetallic compound was formed at 350AC, and Ni2B compound at 700AC.
Cava's team describes one quaternary intermetallic compound - based on the elements yttrium, palladium, boron, and carbon - in which they achieved superconductivity at 23 kelvins.
Key words: lead-free solder, intermetallic compound, formation, growth, annealing