Interactive Resource icon  Fabrication and Processing of Materials: Casting

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Description: This set of animations demonstrates examples of die-casting, sand-casting and continuous casting processes. It includes a user controlled Newtonian cooling simulation. From TLP: Casting
Keywords: casting • Biot number • solute • solute partitioning • dendrite • solidification • newtonian cooling • segregation • Chill zone • Columnar zone • Equiaxed zone • sand-casting • die-casting
Categories: Materials
Processes > Shaping > Casting
Testing, analysis & experimentation
Created by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
Jenny Chapman, University of Cambridge
Noel Rutter, University of Cambridge
Peter Marchment, University of Cambridge
Published by: DoITPoMS, University of Cambridge
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Date created: 01 August 2008
Date added: 05 March 2010
Resource ID: 2777