Hadfield Steel

Hadfield Steel

 

a wear-resistant (that is, resistant to abrasion) steel with a high manganese content (11-14 percent). It is used in the manufacture of railway frogs, parts of switches, the jaws of crushers, and other items that undergo abrasion at high unit pressures.

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Among the topics there are the comparative Mossbauer analysis of the superfine structure of Hadfield steel under different kinds of severe deformation, the isochronal and isothermal annealing of wrought aluminum alloy, the quantitative analysis of fiber fracture in powder injection molded metal composites, the characterization and properties of copper-silica sand nanoparticle composites, modeling three-dimensional moving heat sources in a semi-infinite medium and applications to submerged arc welding, and self-diffusion in nano zinc sulphide.
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As well as some 360 metals-related abstracts, the issue includes original papers on all of the major material groups: Bulk Diffusion of Homovalent Non-Magnetic Atomic Probes of Titanium and Zirconium in Tungsten Single Crystals, Comparative Mossbauer Analysis of Superfine Structure of Hadfield Steel Upon Different Kinds of Severe Deformation, Assessment of Microstructural Degradation in 2.