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Applications of Computational Thermodynamics

Published

Author(s)

J Agren, F H. Hayes, LFJ H. Hoglund, Ursula R. Kattner, B Legendre, R Schmid-fetzer

Abstract

The major tools used in applying computational thermodynamics to various problems in materials science are briefly presented and several practical examples are given as illustrations. Solutions to industrial problems pertaining to the processing of and microstructure development in several different materials are shown with answers given in graphical form. Solutions to kinetic problems linked with diffusion are also treated. The last section is devoted to the problem of interfacting between thermodynamic computations and applications oriented software.
Citation
Zeitschrift Fur Metallkunde
Volume
93
Issue
No. 2

Keywords

computational thermodynamics, diffusion, materials processing, micro-kinetics, microstructure development, phase equilibria

Citation

Agren, J. , Hayes, F. , Hoglund, L. , Kattner, U. , Legendre, B. and Schmid-fetzer, R. (2002), Applications of Computational Thermodynamics, Zeitschrift Fur Metallkunde (Accessed April 24, 2024)
Created January 31, 2002, Updated October 12, 2021