Chapter 7: Annealing, Normalizing, Martempering, and Austempering
This chapter describes the heat treatments called annealing and normalizing for steels and examines the structures formed and the reasons for these treatments. It also provides a description of the special heat treatments, namely, martempering and austempering. Information on intercritical heat treatment is also included.
Annealing, Normalizing, Martempering, and Austempering, Principles of the Heat Treatment of Plain Carbon and Low Alloy Steels, By Charlie R. Brooks, ASM International, 1996, p 235–262, https://doi.org/10.31399/asm.tb.phtpclas.t64560235
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