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Prof. T. Hikmet Karakoc
Anadolu University, Faculty of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Turkey

IJET 2010 Vol.2(1): 1-6 ISSN: 1793-8236
DOI: 10.7763/IJET.2010.V2.91

Formability Characteristics of Aluminium Based Composites-A Review

Ramesh. B and Senthilvelan. T

Abstract—In this review, the formability characteristics of Aluminium based composites using FEM and statistical tool are discussed. Formability characteristics of Metal Matrix Composites (MMCs) have been influenced by many factors viz., temperature, pressure, volume fraction of reinforcement, size and shape of particles. Investigation on wall friction, friction between particles and matrix powder are also presented. Detailed review has been carried out on the workability studies on upsetting of MMCs and forming limit diagrams. The state of the art has been discussed with the help of literatures.

Index Terms—Upsetting, Deformation, Formability, MMCs, Powder Metallurgy, FEM

Ramesh. B is a research scholar from Mechanical Engineering Department, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, India (phone: 04146-227618 e-mail: rameshh1980@yahoo.co.in).
Senthilvelan. T is a professor from mechanical Engineering Department, Pondicherry Engineering College, Pondicherry, India


Cite: Ramesh. B and Senthilvelan. T, "Formability Characteristics Of Aluminium Based Composites-A Review," International Journal of Engineering and Technology vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 1-6, 2010.

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