International Journal of Cast Metals Research, Vol. 30, No. 6

The Casting and Solidification Society
29 Nov 2017

International Journal of Cast Metals Research, Vol. 30, No. 6, 02 Nov 2017 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.

Effect of Sm on the microstructure and properties of Mg-9Al alloy

Yong Hu, Nan Yu, Longzhi Zhao & Ganggang Chen

Pages: 317-321

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1292891


Local definition for surface-based geometrical modulus and use in automated casting cooling determination

Jean-Marc Auger

Pages: 322-336

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1312737


Microstructure and mechanical properties of 7075 Al alloy based composites with Al2O3 nanoparticles

Wu Ruirui, Yuan Zheng & Li Qiushu

Pages: 337-340

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1316954


Effect of temperature conditions on grain refinement of Mg–Al alloy under ultrasonic field

Xiaohui Feng, Fuze Zhao, Hongmin Jia, Jixue Zhou, Yangde Li, Weirong Li & Yuansheng Yang

Pages: 341-347

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1317392


Microstructure and mechanical performance of a secondary cast aluminium piston alloy with minor element additions

Bruno R. Mose, Dong-Kil Shin & Thomas O. Mbuya

Pages: 348-355

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1323455


Design and development of novel cost effective casting route for production of metal matrix composites (MMCs)

Sarbjit Singh, Inderdeep Singh & Akshay Dvivedi

Pages: 356-364

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1323605


Thermal expansion behaviour of squeeze-cast aluminium matrix composites reinforced with PAN- and Pitch-based carbon fibres

Kazunori Asano

Pages: 365-373

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1323606


Improved Zr grain refining efficiency for commercial purity Mg via intensive melt shearing

G. S. Peng, Y. Wang, K. H. Chen & S. Y. Chen

Pages: 374-378

DOI: 10.1080/13640461.2017.1317393