The Validation of Microstructural Prediction in Nickel Superalloys


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Forged parts, specifically designed for the validation of microstructural models, have been manufactured in Inconel alloy 718 using a wide range of thermo-mechanical histories. The microstructural evolution observed in the forged samples has been compared with predictions from two models for dynamic recrystallisation and grain growth.



Materials Science Forum (Volumes 539-543)

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J. W. Brooks et al., "The Validation of Microstructural Prediction in Nickel Superalloys", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 539-543, pp. 3064-3069, 2007

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March 2007




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