The Influence of Small Amounts of Aluminium on the Spheroidization of Cast Iron with Cerium Mischmetal

Journal title

Archives of Foundry Engineering




No 2



metallography ; cast iron ; aluminium ; Spheroidization ; graphite precipitates

Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne


The Katowice Branch of the Polish Academy of Sciences




Artykuły / Articles


DOI: 10.2478/v10266-012-0048-3 ; ISSN 2299-2944


Archives of Foundry Engineering; 2012; No 2


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