Special Issue "Structure and Mechanical Properties of Alloys"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 15 May 2021.
Interests: nanotechnology; thin layers; material properties; structure, heat, surface and plastic treatment
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Special Issue in Materials: State-of-the-Art Materials Science in Poland (2020,2021)
The dynamic industry development is demanding higher and higher requirements for present constructions and elements in relation to the anticipated working conditions and existing real needs, thus supporting as well as directing the progress in the field of material engineering and favouring the production, testing, and analysis of new materials. Modern, advanced engineering materials allow for the design of more advanced, safe-to-use, and energy-saving constructions, characterised by significantly better corrosion resistance and higher mechanical strength compared to the materials used until recently. Contemporary trends in material engineering related to metallic materials concern mainly the reduction of their grain size, structure modifications using thermal, chemical, and mechanical treatment, as well as the decrease of the specific weight of the finished elements by using light metal alloys such as those containing aluminium, magnesium, and titanium. This Special Issue will focus on the influence of special treatment processes on the evolution of the microstructure and the properties of metal alloys.
Prof. Tomasz Tański
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
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- metallic alloys
- non-ferrous alloys
- mechanical properties
- heat treatment
- nanostructured, structure–property correlations
- advanced materials characterization
The below list represents only planned manuscripts. Some of these manuscripts have not been received by the Editorial Office yet. Papers submitted to MDPI journals are subject to peer-review.
Authors: Shan Liu, Minghui Cai, Wenxia Li, Junhua Su and Yunpeng Wang2. Title: Comparison of Different Cermet Coatings Sprayed on Magnesium Alloy by HVOF
Author: Ewa Jonda, Leszek Łatka and Wojciech Pakieła3. Title: A Study on Material Properties of Intermetallic Phases In a Multicomponent Hypereutectic Al-Si Alloy With the Use of Nanoindentation Testing
Author: M. Tupaj, A.W. Orłowicz, A. Trytek, M. Mróz and A.J. Dolata4. Author: Ganesh Kumar Meenashisundaram