Accession Number:

AD0747450

Title:

Effect of Nitriding on the Mechanical Properties of Niobium

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE SYSTEMS COMMAND WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OH FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIVISION

Report Date:

1972-05-04

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The effects of nitriding on the mechanical properties of Niobium short-term tensile strength, plasticity, hardness are discussed. An optimal nitriding regime is found for the surface-hardening of Niobium.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Fabrication Metallurgy

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE