Peritectic and Monotectic Solidification

  • Doru Michael Stefanescu

Abstract

Peritectic solidification is very common in the solidification of metallic alloys. Typical examples of systems with peritectic solidification include Fe-C, Fe-Ni, Cu-Sn and Cu-Zn alloys. A schematic phase diagram with peritectic solidification is presented in Figure 10.1. The different reactions corresponding to various compositions are also shown.

Keywords

Peritectic Reaction Solidification Velocity Fibrous Composite Complete Wetting Peritectic Transformation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Doru Michael Stefanescu
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  1. 1.University of AlabamaTuscaloosaUSA

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