Lightweight steels (VO)


Course lecturer:

DI Dr.

 Thomas Willidal , MBA
Course numberMBLB-1.09
Course codeLBStähle
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits1,5
Language of instruction German

The students get an overview of the possibilities to tune properties of lightweight steels via heat treatment.

- Iron: structure (crystal structure)
- Mechanism of transformation hardening, Fe-C diagram, TTT diagrams
- Various hardening process, quenching, tempering graph structure components, modification of the microstructure and the mechanical properties as a function of WBH-parameters, Jominy exam
- Classification of steels and their properties, duplex steels, IF steels trip steels HSD steels, ..

Bargel, Schulze: Werkstoffkunde, Springer Verlag
Greven, Magin: Werkstoffkunde und Werkstoffprüfung für technische
Berufe, Handwerk und Technik
Gießerei Praxis
International Material of Material Forming