A Novel Method to Measure Sensitivity to Aging in Steel Sheets

  • Charles Brun
  • Pascal Patou


Aging of plain carbon steel results from the precipitation of free mobile carbon and nitrogen atoms in the crystal lattice of α-iron.


Carbon Precipitation Plain Carbon Steel Interstitial Carbon Torsion Pendulum Aging Index 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles Brun
    • 1
  • Pascal Patou
    • 1
  1. 1.Research and Development dept.Usinor-AciersMontataireFrance

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