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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230499
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550223
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... Abstract Titanium is a lightweight metal used in a growing number of applications for its strength, toughness, stiffness, corrosion resistance, biocompatibility, and high-temperature operating characteristics. This chapter discusses the applications, metallurgy, properties, compositions, and...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... nontoxic; commercially pure titanium and some titanium alloys generally are biologically compatible with human tissues and bones. The excellent corrosion resistance and biocompatibility coupled with good strengths make titanium and its alloys useful in chemical and petrochemical applications, marine...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120139
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... lower formulation costs with processing and property characteristics similar to Ti-6Al-4V. Practical substitute for Ti-6Al-4V Ti-6Al-7Nb, UNS: none, IMI 367 IMI 367 was developed specifically for femoral components for hip prostheses. IMI 367 has excellent biocompatibility for surgical implants...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aub.t61170540
EISBN: 978-1-62708-297-6
... satisfy the need for a suitable investment-cast dental material. This biocompatible material, which has the tradename Vitallium, is in use today for surgical implants. In the 1940s, this same alloy also underwent investment casting trials for World War II aircraft turbocharger blades, and, with...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpmpa.t54480353
EISBN: 978-1-62708-318-8
... reduced operation costs. A life-cycle cost analysis using density-corrected cost and design is the best tool to use in the decision to purchase titanium. The use of titanium in medical applications began in the 1930s and is based on its biocompatibility...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bpapp.t59290201
EISBN: 978-1-62708-319-5
... fabricated by using powder-binder techniques, providing means to optimize mechanical properties as well as corrosion, wear, and biocompatibility. Cemented carbides are particulate composites based on hard tungsten carbide (WC) and a metallic cementing matrix that is...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.emea.t52240547
EISBN: 978-1-62708-251-8
... (1000 to 1100 °F) for 4 h. In this aged condition, the alloy retains favorable levels of ductility and toughness, exhibiting approximately 10% elongation and 46% reduction in area. The alloys exhibit good strength and ductility at elevated temperatures as well. Because of their biocompatibility...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... alloys, such as Ti-6Al-7Nb and Ti-15Mo-3Nb. The claim of titanium to the biomedical market lies in its lower modulus (relative to cobalt-chromium alloys used for prosthetics), high strength, and remarkable biocompatibility. Applications for titanium and its alloys range from dental implants to femoral...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.aub.t61170417
EISBN: 978-1-62708-297-6
...-performance applications. The excellent corrosion resistance and biocompatibility coupled with good strength make titanium and its alloys useful in chemical and petrochemical applications, marine environments, and biomaterial applications. Titanium and its alloys are used primarily in two areas of...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060315
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... steels, tool steels, and other steels Cobalt-base tool materials (e.g., the matrix of cemented carbide tool materials) Electrical-resistance alloys High-temperature spring and bearing alloys Magnetostrictive alloys Special expansion and constant modulus alloys Biocompatible materials...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120085
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... both aluminum and steel alloys, allowing it to be used in hostile chemical processing environments. Biocompatibility . The human body accepts titanium much more readily than other metals, including stainless steels. Uses include hip, knee, shoulder, and elbow joint replacements. Fig. 1.11...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.9781627082693
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610327
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... gas turbine parts; thermal barrier coatings Chemical, biological Corrosion resistance, biocompatibility Corrosion protection, catalyst carriers, environmental protection, sensors, implants (joints, teeth, etc.) Electrical, magnetic Electrical conductivity (high or low, respectively...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550569
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
... composites are biocompatible, and this characteristic, combined with the ability to tailor the directional properties of these materials, makes them attractive for use in various load-bearing prosthetic devices. However, C-C composites have at least two drawbacks that prevent their widespread application...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfap.t69780383
EISBN: 978-1-62708-281-5
... described. Many other studies relevant to different areas, such as anticorrosion coatings, plasma or corona surface modification, and biocompatibility, are identified in the selected references in this article. Ideally, the failure analyst would like to have available to him definitive information about...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550511
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2
..., biological Corrosion resistance, biocompatibility Corrosion protection, catalyst carriers, environmental protection, sensors, implants (joints, teeth, etc.) Electrical, magnetic Electrical conductivity (high or low, respectively), semiconducting, piezo-thermoelectricity, dielectrical properties...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910237
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
..., and molybdenum alloying additions. Molybdenum additions in these alloys (in preference to tungsten) impart a greater degree of resistance to a variety of aqueous media. Cobalt-chromium-nickel-molybdenum alloys are biocompatible and are widely used for the fabrication of various devices that are...