A Phase Transformation Model for the Austenitisation of Martensite in Dual-Phase Steel


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This work presents a unique approach for the modelling of the austenitisation of martensite in dual-phase steels within the phase-field method. Driving forces for nucleation and growth are derived from thermodynamic databases. Routines for nucleation are based on a discretisation of the classical nucleation theory. Validation is given via dilatometric experiments.



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R. G. Thiessen et al., "A Phase Transformation Model for the Austenitisation of Martensite in Dual-Phase Steel", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 539-543, pp. 4608-4613, 2007

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March 2007




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