Journal article

The enhanced theta-prime (theta ') precipitation in an Al-Cu alloy with trace Au additions

Yiqiang Chen, Zezhong Zhang, Zhen Chen, Amalia Tsalanidis, Matthew Weyland, Scott Findlay, Leslie J Allen, Jiehua Li, Nikhil V Medhekar, Laure Bourgeois

Acta Materialia | PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD | Published : 2017

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Awarded by Major International (Regional) Joint Research Project from China

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors acknowledge funding from the Australian Research Council (LE0454166) the Victorian State Government and Monash University for instrumentation, the computational support from Monash Sun Grid cluster, the National Computing Infrastructure and Pawsey Supercomputing Centre funded by the Australian Government, and use of the facilities within the Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy. YC would like to thank Mr Yong Zhang for discussion of the nucleation mechanism, and Dr. Ye Zhu for useful discussions regarding the measurement of lattice strain by GPA analysis. JL acknowledges the financial support from the Major International (Regional) Joint Research Project (No. 51420105005) from China. This research was supported under the Australian Research Council's Discovery Projects funding scheme (Projects DP150100558 and DP140102538).