Metal Science and Heat Treatment

, Volume 55, Issue 5–6, pp 270–274 | Cite as

Choosing the optimum heat treatment for cold-rolled dual-phase steel by the method of orthogonal design

  • Qifeng Dai
  • Renbo Song
  • Zhifei Guo

The optimum parameters for the continuous annealing of cold-rolled dual-phase steel are determined by the method of orthogonal design to obtain an ultimate rupture strength exceeding 1000 MPa and an elongation exceeding 12%. The microstructure of the steel is studied with the help of optical and transmission electron microscopy.

Key words

dual-phase steel annealing method of orthogonal design cold rolling transmission electron microscopy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of Science and Technology (School of Materials Science and Engineering)BeijingChina
  2. 2.Shougang Research Institute of TechnologyBeijingChina

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