Processing, Properties, and Applications of Cast Metal Matrix Composites

Proceedings of a Symposium Held at the 1996 Tms Fall Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio by Metals and Materials Society. Fall Meeting (1999 : Cincinnati, Ohio) Minerals

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ContributionsTms Solidification Committee (Corporate Author), Asm Joint Composites Materials Committee (Corporate Author), P. K. Rohatgi (Editor), P. A. Khan (Editor)
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Number of Pages355
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Open LibraryOL8377994M
ISBN 100873393449
ISBN 109780873393447

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A Review on the Processing Methods, Properties and Applications of Metal Matrix Composites 47 and a reinforcement material. In some cases, chemical reactions that occur at the interface between the matrix and its reinforcement materials have been considered harmful to the final mechanical properties and are usually avoided.

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Fall Meeting;]. In structural applications, the matrix is usually a lighter metal such as aluminum, magnesium, or titanium, and provides a compliant support for the reinforcement.

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Synthesis and Processing of Cast Metal-Matrix Composites and Their Applications Pradeep K. Rohatgi, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Nikhil Gupta, Polytechnic Institute of New York University Atef Daoud, Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute (CMRDI) METAL-MATRIX COMPOSITES (MMCs) are an important class of engineered materials.

Abstract: In recent year's aluminium and aluminium alloys are widely used in automotive industries. These are light (density of about g/cm 3), having good malleability and formability, high corrosion resistance and high electrical and thermal matrix composites (MMCs) are being employed in industrial applications since they have high Cited by: 4.

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metal matrix composites in comparison with polymer matrix composites and ceramic matrix composites. In addition, the properties of the most widely used metal matrix composites (aluminum and magnesium) were also studied.

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