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The influence of twin bands density on microstructure of 316LVM austenitic stainless steel subjected to transverse rolling
|Dominika Klassek 1, Malgorzata Lewandowska 1, Tomasz Wejrzanowski 1, Jacek Pawlicki 2, Krzysztof J. Kurzydlowski 1|
1. Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering (InMat), Wołoska 141, Warszawa 02-507, Poland
Standard metallic orthopedic materials include stainless steel, cobalt-based alloys, commercially pure titanium and titanium-based alloys. Although Ti and its alloys are preferred nowadays, stainless steel is still the most used metal for internal fixation devices. This is due to its useful combination of mechanical properties, acceptable biocompatibility and cost effectiveness in comparison to other metallic implant materials.
Presentation: poster at E-MRS Fall Meeting 2004, Symposium I, by Dominika Klassek
See On-line Journal of E-MRS Fall Meeting 2004
Submitted: 2004-05-20 14:17 Revised: 2009-06-08 12:55