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Magnesium Alloys

Magnesium alloys usually have desirable properties including high chemical stability, easy processing and manufacturing, and also lightweight. Magnesium alloys weigh about 70% of aluminum alloy weight and 30% of iron and steel weight. Most of these alloys are used for fabrication of structures in aerospace industries. Magnesium belongs to the second main group of the periodic table of elements (alkaline earth metal) and therefore can't be found in pure state in nature and only exists as a chemical composition. This book collects new developments about magnesium alloys and their use in different industries.

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Magnesium AlloysEdited by Mahmood Aliofkhazraei

Published: February 1st 2017

DOI: 10.5772/61904

ISBN: 978-953-51-2898-4

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2897-7

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1 Web of Science Citations

2 Dimensions Citations

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1. Laser Welding of Magnesium Alloys: Issues and Remedies

By Masoud Harooni and Radovan Kovacevic

449

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2. Internal Friction in Magnesium Alloys and Magnesium Alloys- Based Composites

By Zuzanka Trojanová, Peter Palček, Pavel Lukáč and Mária Chalupová

418

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3. Mg Alloy Surface Treatment

By Jae‐In Yu

645

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4. Preparation of Corrosion-Resistant Films on Magnesium Alloys by Steam Coating

By Takahiro Ishizaki, Mika Tsunakawa, Ryota Shiratori, Kae Nakamura and Ai Serizawa

626

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5. A Measuring Approach to Assess the Corrosion Rate of Magnesium Alloys Using Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy

By Maria C. Delgado, Federico R. García‐Galvan, Violeta Barranco and Sebastian Feliu Batlle

689

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6. Corrosion Protection of Magnesium Alloys: From Chromium VI Process to Alternative Coatings Technologies

By Jérôme Frayret, Jean Charles Dupin and Sébastien Pommiers

637

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7. Cardiovascular Applications of Magnesium Alloys

By Tobias Schilling, Michael Bauer, Leslie LaLonde, Hans Jürgen Maier, Axel Haverich and Thomas Hassel

414

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8. Surface Modification of Magnesium and its Alloys Using Anodization for Orthopedic Implant Application

By Hamouda M. Mousa, Chan Hee Park and Cheol Sang Kim

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