This is a compilation of the best papers in the history of Magnesium Technology, a definitive annual reference in the field of magnesium production and related light metals technologies. The volume contains a strong topical mix of application and fundamental research articles on magnesium technology. Magnesium Technology History and Overview Electrolytic and Thermal Primary Production Melting, Refining, Recycling, and Life-Cycle Analysis Casting and Solidification Alloy and Microstructural Design Wrought Processing Modeling and Simulation Joining Corrosion, Surface Treatment, and CoatingThe AS-alloy family (Mg-Al-Si) that has been in use for example in the Volkswagen Beetle and the AE-alloy family ... 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 [ m e t r i c k t o n s ] Powertrain Structural Components Interior Parts Other Non Automotive 2000 2001 2002 2003 ... It shows limited castability in high pressure die casting and also some problems in corrosion behavior. ... A modified AS31 alloy was used by Daimler Chrysler  for production of an automatic transmission housing [Fig. 4].
|Title||:||Essential Readings in Magnesium Technology|
|Author||:||Suveen N. Mathaudhu, Alan A. Luo, Neale R. Neelameggham, Eric A. Nyberg, Wim H. Sillekens|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2014-02-11|