Skip to Main Content
Skip Nav Destination

Abstract

This article discusses the general characteristics, primary and secondary fabrication methods, product forms, and corrosion resistance of zirconium and hafnium. It describes the physical metallurgy of zirconium and its alloys, providing details on allotropic transformation and anisotropy that profoundly influences the engineering properties of zirconium and its alloys. Tables listing the values for chemical composition and tensile properties for nuclear and nonnuclear grades of zirconium are also provided.

You do not currently have access to this chapter.
Don't already have an account? Register

Zirconium and Hafnium, Metals Handbook Desk Edition, 2nd Ed., 2nd ed., Edited By Joseph R. Davis, ASM International, 1998

Download citation file:


Close
Close Modal

or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal