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Superalloys

Superalloy, or high-performance alloy, is an alloy that exhibits several key characteristics: excellent mechanical strength, resistance to thermal creep deformation, good surface stability, and resistance to corrosion or oxidation. The crystal structure is typically face-centered cubic austenitic. Superalloy development has relied heavily on both chemical and process innovations. Superalloys develop high temperature strength through solid solution strengthening. An important strengthening mechanism is precipitation strengthening which forms secondary phase precipitates such as gamma prime and carbides. Oxidation or corrosion resistance is provided by elements such as aluminium and chromium. This book collects new developments about superalloys.

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SuperalloysEdited by Mahmood Aliofkhazraei

Published: November 25th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59358

ISBN: 978-953-51-2212-8

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13574 Total Chapter Downloads

7 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

17 Dimensions Citations

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1. Thermal-Assisted Machining of Nickel-based Alloy

By Erween Rahim, Norazlan Warap and Zazuli Mohid

1433

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2. Spectroscopic and Optoelectronic Properties of Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon-Chalcogen Alloys

By Shawqi Al Dallal

495

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3. Superalloys for Advanced Ultra-Super-Critical Fossil Power Plant Application

By Xishan Xie, Yunsheng Wu, Chengyu Chi and Maicang Zhang

1172

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4. Precipitation Process in Fe-Ni-Al-based Alloys

By Hector J. Dorantes-Rosales, Victor M. Lopez-Hirata, Jorge L. Gonzalez-Velazquez, Nicolas Cayetano-Castro and Maribel L. Saucedo-Muñoz

891

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5. Welding Metallurgy of Corrosion-Resistant Superalloy C-276

By Manikandan Manoharan, Arivazhagan Natarajan and Nageswara Rao Muktinutalapati

1360

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6. Analysis of the Precipitation and Growth Processes of the Intermetallic Phases in an Fe-Ni Superalloy

By Kazimierz J. Ducki

1281

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7. Assessment of Dental Alloys by Different Methods

By Lavinia Ardelean, Lucien Reclaru, Cristina Maria Bortun and Laura Cristina Rusu

582

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8. Phase Equilibrium Evolution in Single-Crystal Ni-Based Superalloys

By Lembit Kommel

950

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9. Modeling and Simulation of Shape Memory Alloys using Microplane Model

By Reza Mehrabi

663

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10. Comparison of Additive Technologies for Gradient Aerospace Part Fabrication from Nickel-Based Superalloys

By Igor V. Shishkovsky, Aleksey P. Nazarov, Dmitry V. Kotoban and Nina G. Kakovkina

1488

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11. Characterization of Intermetallic Precipitates in Ni-Base Alloys by Non-destructive Techniques

By V. Acharya, S. Ramesh and G.V.S. Murthy

774

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12. Coatings for Superalloys

By Mathias C. Galetz

1370

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13. Properties of the Ultrathin Multilayer Ground State of Fe/Pd

By A.V. dos Santos

458

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14. Mechanical Properties of the Thermal Barrier Coatings Made of Cobalt Alloy MAR-M509

By Zenon Aleksander Opiekun

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