Plasticity Mechanisms in Multi-Scale Copper-Based Nanocomposite Wires

Abstract:

Article Preview

Copper-based high strength nanofilamentary wires reinforced by Nb nanofilaments are prepared by severe plastic deformation (repeated hot extrusion, cold drawing and bundling steps) for the winding of high pulsed magnets. The effects of microstructure refinement on the plasticity mechanisms were studied via nanoindentation, in-situ deformation in TEM and under neutron beam: all results evidence size effects in each nanostructured phase of the nanocomposite wires, i.e. single dislocation regime in the finest regions of the Cu matrix and whisker-like behaviour in the Nb nanofilaments. The macroscopic high yield stress is thus the results of the combination of the different elastic-plastic regimes of each phase that include size effects.

Info:

Periodical:

Materials Science Forum (Volumes 539-543)

Main Theme:

Edited by:

T. Chandra, K. Tsuzaki, M. Militzer , C. Ravindran

Pages:

814-819

Citation:

L. Thilly et al., "Plasticity Mechanisms in Multi-Scale Copper-Based Nanocomposite Wires", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 539-543, pp. 814-819, 2007

Online since:

March 2007

Export:

Price:

$38.00

[1] K. Spencer, F. Lecouturier, L. Thilly, J. D. Embury, Adv. Eng. Mater 6 (2004) 290.

[2] L. Thilly, F. Lecouturier, J. Von Stebut, Acta Materialia 50 (2002) 5049.

[3] V. Vidal, L. Thilly, F. Lecouturier, Materials Science Forum 503-504 (2006) 639.

[4] V. Vidal, L. Thilly, F. Lecouturier, P. -O. Renault, Acta Materialia 54 (2006) 1063.

[5] L. Thilly, M. Véron, O. Ludwig, F. Lecouturier, J. P. Peyrade, S. Askénazy, Philosophical Magazine A 82 (2002) 925.

[6] F. Dupouy, E. Snoeck, M. J. Casanove, C. Roucau, J. P. Peyrade, S. Askénazy, Scripta Mater. 34 (1996) 1067.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/1359-6462(95)00632-x

[7] F. Dupouy, J. P. Peyrade, S. Askénazy, D. Legat, Physica B 211 (1995) 43.

[8] L. Thilly, L. Lecouturier, G. Coffe, J. P. Peyrade, S. Askénazy, IEEE Trans. on Appl. superconductivity 10 (2000) 1269.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1109/77.828466

[9] J. D. Embury, J. P. Hirth, Acta metall. mater. 42 (1994) (2051).

[10] K. S. Kumar, H. Van Swygenhoven, S. Suresh, Acta Materialia 51 (2003) 5743.

[11] U. Stuhr, Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A 545 (2005) 319.

[12] A. Misra, J. P. Hirth, R. G. Hoagland, Acta Materialia 53 (2005) 4817.

[13] H. Van Swygenhoven, P. M. Derlet, A. Hasnaoui, Physical Review B 66 (2002) 241011.