The particular features of structure formation in high-nitrogen austenitic steels characterized by intermittent decomposition of solid solution and ductile-brittle transition are considered. The effects of heat treatment, thermoplastic treatment, and alloying elements on the physical and mechanical properties of high-nitrogen austenitic steels are considered. Possibilities for using such steels as structural materials are analyzed.
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Work was conducted within the scope of a state assignment No. 007-00129-18-00.
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Bannykh, O.A. Structural Features and Application Prospects for High-Nitrogen Austenitic Steels. Met Sci Heat Treat 61, 287–294 (2019). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11041-019-00418-x
- high-nitrogen austenitic steel
- intermittent decomposition
- ductile-brittle transition
- stacking fault energy
- grain size