Article - 10 Apr 2020
This article outlines and explains what is ferritic stainless steel.
Article - 21 Aug 2003
The three most significant advances in alloy metallurgy since Australia's Federation are reviewed. Namely aluminium alloys and age hardening, stainless steels and nuclear power. Each of these topics...
Article - 20 Nov 2002
Offshore structures require special materials due to the highly corrosive environment in which they exist. These conditions and the corrosion mechanisms are described. The materials that have been...
Article - 21 Jul 2003
High Nitrogen Steels (HNS) are a new class of alloys. Their behaviour during heat treatment is significantly different from their carbon equivalents. factors considered are thermodynamics, kinetics,...
Article - 29 Jun 2012
The Unified Numbering System (UNS) for Metals and Alloys is established to correlate several internationally used alloy and metal numbering systems, which are now commonly used by trade associations,...
Article - 22 Oct 2012
John F. Boylan, current SMST President, talks to AZoM about the upcoming SMST 2013 conference, ASM International and shape memory alloys.
Article - 27 Aug 2003
With nuclear power currently satisfying much of the world's electricity requirements the safety, reliability and economic operation of these plants is of the utmost importance. For this reason...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
The reprocessing of nuclear fuels is a complex one. Materials such as concrete, stainless steels, titanium, zirconium, hafnium and various polymers all play a role and have been selected for their...
Article - 20 May 2005
Stainless steel is the name for a family of corrosion resistant steels. New uses are being continuously found for the attractive appearance, low maintenance and strength of stainless steel. Grade...
Article - 10 Jul 2017
Researchers at Yonsei University’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering have recently developed a new Iron–high Manganese alloy that is both strong and ductile. Young-kook Lee’s team...