DSC and TEM Study of Al-Cu-Mg-Ag Alloy Ageing at Low and Elevated Temperature


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Microstructural characterization of Al-Cu-Mg-Ag alloy ageing at low and elevated temperature were investigated by differential scanning calorimeter (DSC) and transmission electron microscopy (TEM). The results show that the precipitation sequence is significantly influenced by the ageing temperature. With prolonging of ageing at 65°C, G.P. zones on the plane of {100}α separates out with no precipitation of Ω phase. After 10h ageing at 160°C,the phase of Ω separates out and dominant the microstructure, while a small quantity of θ′separates out as well.



Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 295-297)

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Pengcheng Wang, Liqun Ai, Yungang Li, Xiaoming Sang and Jinglong Bu




H. W. Liu et al., "DSC and TEM Study of Al-Cu-Mg-Ag Alloy Ageing at Low and Elevated Temperature", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 295-297, pp. 1225-1229, 2011

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July 2011




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