Influence of Heat Treatment on the Corrosion Behavior of Purified Magnesium and AZ31 Alloy

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Khalifeh, Sohrab; Burleigh, T. David;
(2017)
  • Subject: Condensed Matter - Materials Science

Magnesium and its alloys are ideal for biodegradable implants due to their biocompatibility and their low-stress shielding. However, they can corrode too rapidly in the biological environment. The objective of this research was to develop heat treatments to slow the cor... View more
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