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ASM Handbook

Heat Treating of Nonferrous Alloys

Edited by
George E. Totten
George E. Totten
Portland State University
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Volume
4E
ISBN electronic:
978-1-62708-169-6
Publication date:
2016
Book Chapter

Annealing and Recrystallization[1]

Published:
2016
Page range:
38 - 43
Publication history
November 11, 2016

Abstract

This article describes the changes in structure and properties that occur when cold worked metals and alloys are annealed. Recovery, recrystallization, and grain growth are the three stages of structural change that occur when cold-worked metal is annealed. The driving force and extent of structural or property changes may depend on alloy structure and the degree of prior work.

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2016. "Annealing and Recrystallization", Heat Treating of Nonferrous Alloys, George E. Totten

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