Title: Thermodynamic reversibility and irreversibility of the reverse transformation in stabilized Cu-Zn-Al martensite
Authors: Kustov, S. ×
Corro, M.
Pons, J.
Cesari, E.
Van Humbeeck, Jan #
Issue Date: Dec-2006
Publisher: Elsevier science sa
Series Title: Materials science and engineering a-structural materials properties microstructure and processing vol:438-440 pages:768-772
Abstract: It has been shown that both pinning- (mechanical) and reordering-induced (chemical) stabilization components contribute to the overall stabilization effect. An algorithm has been developed for quantitative analysis of the chemical and mechanical stabilization components, using routine calorimetry results. The basic idea underlying this algorithm is that chemical and mechanical stabilization components stem, respectively, from the factors, affecting thermodynamically reversible and irreversible factors during the first reverse transformation of the stabilized martensite. On a thermodynamical level, application of the suggested algorithm has been illustrated using experimental calorimetry results for a Cu-Zn-Al alloy. Here we report analysis of pinning and reordering processes on a microscopic scale, using experimental data on non-linear anelasticity in the same Cu-Zn-Al alloy to track different spatial and temporal localization of these processes during martensite ageing. (c) 2006 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
ISSN: 0921-5093
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Physical Metallurgy and Materials Engineering Section (-)
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

Files in This Item:
File Status SizeFormat
pub03745.pdf Published 383KbAdobe PDFView/Open Request a copy

These files are only available to some KU Leuven Association staff members


All items in Lirias are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved.

© Web of science