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This chapter discusses the metallurgy, phase structure, thermal processing, and applications of martensitic stainless steels. The phenomenon of martensite formation is explained. A table listing the compositions of martensitic stainless steels is also presented.

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Martensitic Stainless Steels, Stainless Steels for Design Engineers, By Michael F. McGuire, ASM International, 2008, p 123–135,

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