Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Synthesis and recyclability of a magnesium based composite using an innovative disintegrated melt deposition technique|
|Citation:||Soon, L.P., Gupta, M. (2002). Synthesis and recyclability of a magnesium based composite using an innovative disintegrated melt deposition technique. Materials Science and Technology 18 (1) : 92-98. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1179/026708301125000276|
|Abstract:||This study has addressed the feasibility of synthesising and recycling a silicon carbide reinforced magnesium composite using an innovative disintegrated melt deposition technique with the aim of improving the mechanical properties. Microstructural characterisation studies revealed a marginal decrease in porosity and reinforcement content, and no change in grain morphology, reinforcement distribution pattern, and interfacial integrity between matrix and reinforcement following recycling. Results of physical and mechanical property characterisation revealed increases in 0·2% yield strength, ultimate tensile strength, ductility, and coefficient of thermal expansion of the recycled specimens when compared with the parent composite. These properties have been rationalised in terms of the microstructural characteristics associated with the disintegrated melt deposited composite specimens. Particular emphasis was placed on studying the effect of recycling on the microstructure and properties of the composite.|
|Source Title:||Materials Science and Technology|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Jan 16, 2019
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Jan 7, 2019
checked on Nov 3, 2018
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.