Physics of Metals and Metallography

, Volume 119, Issue 4, pp 388–395 | Cite as

Study of Deformation Phenomena in TRIP/TWIP Steels by Acoustic Emission and Scanning Electron Microscopy

  • M. L. LinderovEmail author
  • C. Segel
  • A. Weidner
  • H. Biermann
  • A. Yu. Vinogradov
Strength and Plasticity


Modern metastable steels with TRIP/TWIP effects have a unique set of physical-mechanical properties. They combine both high-strength and high-plasticity characteristics, which is governed by processes activated during deformation, namely, twinning, the formation of stacking faults, and martensitic transformations. To study the behavior of these phenomena in CrMnNi TRIP/TWIP steels and stainless CrNiMo steel, which does not have these effects in the temperature range under study, we used the method of acoustic emission and modern methods of signal processing, including the cluster analysis of spectral-density functions. The results of this study have been compared with a detailed microstructural analysis performed with a scanning electron microscope using electron backscatter diffraction (EBSD).


TRIP steels TWIP steels austenitic stainless steel acoustic emission cluster analysis scanning electron microscopy martensitic transformation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. L. Linderov
    • 1
    Email author
  • C. Segel
    • 2
  • A. Weidner
    • 2
  • H. Biermann
    • 2
  • A. Yu. Vinogradov
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Togliatti State UniversityTogliattiRussia
  2. 2.Technische Universität Bergakademie FreibergFreibergGermany
  3. 3.Norwegian University of Science and TechnologyTrondheimNorway

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