Webinar - Magnesium as an Engineering Material
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When: Thursday, September 14, 2017
6:00 - 7:00 am US, Central Daylight Time (GMT -5.00)
Where: IMA Webinar
United States
Contact: IMA Office
+1 651.379.7305

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Date: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Time: 6:00 am - 7:00 am US, Central Daylight Time (GMT -5.00)

The property advantages of magnesium alloys, and particularly high pressure die cast alloys, are discussed. Topics to be covered include:

  • Magnesium metal applications and market development
  • Inter-material comparisons
  • Properties and advantages of different forms: wrought vs cast
  • Die casting processes
  • Die casting applications
  • Common magnesium die casting alloys
  • High temperature alloys
  • Factors influencing alloy castability
  • Corrosion issues and prevention.

Trevor Abbott
Trevor Abbott is currently Director of Research and Development at Magontec Limited and holds honorary positions at Monash University and RMIT University.  He holds a Bachelors degree in Metallurgy and a PhD in aluminum alloys from Monash University.  He worked in a research capacity in the Steel industry throughout the 1990's and has been engaged in magnesium alloy research since 2000

Cost: Free

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