Spawned by growing interest in ultrasonic technology and new developments in ultrasonic melt processing, the Second Edition of Ultrasonic Treatment of Light Alloy Melts discusses use of ultrasonic melt treatment in direct-chill casting, shape casting, rapid solidification, zone refining, and more, exploring the effects of power ultrasound on melt d
Historical Overview of Ultrasonic Applications to Metallurgy. Fundamentals of Ultrasonic Melt Processing. Ultrasonic Degassing. Ultrasonic Filtration. Ultrasonic Grain Refinement. Refinement of Primary Particles. Ultrasonic Processing during Direct-Chill Casting of Light Alloys. Ultrasonic Melt Processing during Shape Casting of Light Alloys. Ultrasonic Processing of Composite and Immiscible Alloys. Rapid Ultrasonic Solidification of Aluminum Alloys. Zone Refining of Aluminum with Ultrasonic Melt Processing. Semi-Solid Deformation of Billets with Nondendritic Structure. Ultrasonic Melt Processing: Practical Issues.