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The Effects of Sample Position and Gas Flow Pattern on the Sintering of a 7xxx Aluminum Alloy

XN Yuan, SM Aminossadati, SH Huo, GB Schaffer, M Qian

Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A | SPRINGER | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers


Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by Ampal Inc., a member of the United States Metal Powders Group, through the CAST CRC, a Cooperative Research Center established by the Australian Commonwealth Government. Helpful discussions with Dr. K. Hooman about CFD modeling are gratefully acknowledged. X.N.Y. further acknowledges the support of a CAST-CRC Scholarship and a University of Queensland International Research Tuition Award (UQIRTA). In-depth constructive comments from the Key Reader and reviewer are acknowledged.