chromizing

chromizing

[′krō‚miz·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Surface-alloying of metals in which an alloy is formed by diffusion of chromium into the base metal.
References in periodicals archive ?
Lu, "Wear and corrosion properties of a low carbon steel processed by means of SMAT followed by lower temperature chromizing treatment," Surface and Coatings Technology, vol.
Ebrahimi, "Chromizing of plasma nitrided AISI1045 steel," Thin Solid Films, vol.
Lu, "Chromizing behaviors of a low carbon steel processed by means of surface mechanical attrition treatment," Acta Materialia, vol.
Great progress has been achieved in nitriding, chromizing, and synthesizing functional nanoproducts via SMAT [17-23].
Lu, "Enhanced chromizing kinetics of tool steel by means of surface mechanical attrition treatment," Materials Science and Engineering A, vol.
In vanadizing, vanadium-chromizing or chromizing the two-layer coatings of type VC, [V.sub.2]C; [Cr.sub.7][C.sub.3], (V, Cr)C; [Cr.sub.7][C.sub.3], [Cr.sub.23][C.sub.6] are formed.