Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Enhancing strength and ductility of magnesium by integrating it with aluminum nanoparticles||Authors:||Zhong, X.L.
Metal matrix composites
Transmission electron microscopy
|Issue Date:||Oct-2007||Citation:||Zhong, X.L., Wong, W.L.E., Gupta, M. (2007-10). Enhancing strength and ductility of magnesium by integrating it with aluminum nanoparticles. Acta Materialia 55 (18) : 6338-6344. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2007.07.039||Abstract:||Nano-size aluminum powder (Alp) reinforced magnesium composites were successfully synthesized using a powder metallurgy technique. Microstructural characterization of the materials revealed fairly uniform distribution of reinforcement. Mechanical properties characterization revealed that the presence of aluminum nanoparticles ≤1 vol.% leads to an increase in hardness, 0.2% yield strength and ultimate tensile strength of magnesium. The average ductility of the composites was higher when compared with pure magnesium ≤0.75 vol.% and decreased thereafter. An attempt was made in the present study to correlate the presence of nano-size aluminum reinforcement particles and their increasing number with the microstructural, physical and mechanical properties of magnesium. © 2007 Acta Materialia Inc.||Source Title:||Acta Materialia||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/85155||ISSN:||13596454||DOI:||10.1016/j.actamat.2007.07.039|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Jun 29, 2020
WEB OF SCIENCETM
checked on Jun 22, 2020
checked on Jun 28, 2020
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.