Special Issue "Corrosion Studies of Metal Matrix Composites/Alloys at Low and High Temperatures"
A special issue of Materials (ISSN 1996-1944).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 May 2017) | Viewed by 13845
This Special Issue will present research and reviews on the subject of “Corrosion Studies of Metal Matrix Composites/Alloys at Low and High Temperatures”. Metal matrix composites/alloys (MMC/A) are among the most important structure materials in several industries, such as aerospace, automobiles and mineral applications, due to their high strength, high tensile, compressibility, and other mechanical properties. Studies of the corrosion of such metal matrix composites/alloys are of utmost importance for the fabrication of the material. Low density materials are essential from the structure point of view. Such materials can be produced with an appropriate coating to reduce corrosion rate, although not necessarily completely. Various metal matrix composites/alloys have been tested by different research groups, such as aluminum, titanium, iron, silicon, and many other metal matrices. Corrosion studies will therefore be our main discussion point in this Special Issue. However, we also wish to present various fabrications and properties of MMC/A.
Prof. Joseph F. Chiang
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- Metal matrix composites
- Structure properties
- Corrosion rate