2011

Principles of Solidification

An Introduction to Modern Casting and Crystal Growth Concepts

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-7343-6 (Print) 978-1-4419-7344-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Introductory Aspects

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-25

      Crystals and Melts

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-51

      Thermodynamics of Crystal-Melt Phase Change

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 53-68

      Thermal Concepts in Solidification

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 69-97

      Solidification of Pure Materials

  3. Macrosegregation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 99-99

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      Pages 101-144

      Solute Mass Balances: Macrosegregation

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      Pages 145-161

      Plane-Front Solidification

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      Pages 163-177

      Composition Control

  4. Solid-Liquid Interfaces: Capillarity Stability, Nucleation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

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      Pages 181-212

      Crystal-Melt Interfaces

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      Pages 213-235

      Constitutional Supercooling

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      Pages 237-261

      Linear Morphological Stability

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      Pages 263-272

      Non-linear Stability Models

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 273-301

      Nucleation Catalysis

  5. Microstructure Evolution

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 303-303

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      Pages 305-343

      Dendritic Growth

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      Pages 345-368

      Microsegregation

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      Pages 369-395

      Interface Structure and Growth Kinetics

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 397-426

      Polyphase Solidification

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 427-446

      Rapid Solidification Processing

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 449-520