Texture and Microstructure of WE54 Alloy after Hot Rolling and Annealing


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The texture and microstructure after hot rolling and annealing of WE54 alloy was investigated using X-ray techniques and optical microscopy. WE54 alloy was hot rolled at 400°C to two different reductions (20% and 53%) and then annealed at 450°C for 30 minutes. These treatments resulted in a retained but much weaker basal texture with grain size almost unchanged.



Materials Science Forum (Volumes 702-703)

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Asim Tewari, Satyam Suwas, Dinesh Srivastava, Indradev Samajdar and Arunansu Haldar






H. Azzeddine and D. Bradai, "Texture and Microstructure of WE54 Alloy after Hot Rolling and Annealing", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 702-703, pp. 453-456, 2012

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December 2011




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