Liquidus projection and solidification paths in the Zr-Si-Al ternary system

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Abstract

The liquidus projection and the invariant reactions associated with the liquid phase in the Zr-Si-Al ternary system were experimentally determined. Seventeen primary phase regions were identified from metallographic observation and analysis of the as-cast microstructures. There are at least sixteen invariant reactions and three local maxima associated with congruent melting in the ternary system. The ZrSi primary solidification region covers a wide range of compositions in the Zr-Si-Al ternary system. A variety of the solidification paths were described.

Original languageEnglish
Article number160911
JournalJournal of Alloys and Compounds
Volume885
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2021 Dec 10

Keywords

  • Liquidus projection
  • Phase equilibria
  • Zirconium alloy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Metals and Alloys
  • Materials Chemistry

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