Title

Properties of Friction Stir-processed Al 1100-NiTi Composite

Abstract

Friction stir-processing (FSP) was utilized to successfully disperse and embed nitinol particles in Al 1100 matrix. Directional residual stresses were introduced in the prepared material that consequently showed improved mechanical properties as found experimentally and through modeled results. No harmful interfacial products could be found in the material as a consequence of processing. The current work highlights the preparation and properties of this composite.

Department(s)

Materials Science and Engineering

Keywords and Phrases

X-Ray Diffraction; Composites; Friction Stir-Processing; Aluminum Alloys; Mathematical Models; Mechanical Properties; Residual Stresses; Shape Memory Effect; X ray Diffraction; Directional Residual Stresses; Friction Stir Processing (FSP); Improved Mechanical Properties; Composite Materials; Aluminum; Composites; Friction Stir-Processing; Shape Memory Alloys; X-Ray Diffraction

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

1359-6462

Document Type

Article - Journal

Document Version

Citation

File Type

text

Language(s)

English

Rights

© 2007 Elsevier, All rights reserved.

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