Nanostructured steels are on the horizon

Hoffman, Jean M.
September 2004
Machine Design;9/16/2004, Vol. 76 Issue 18, p62
Trade Publication
Presents information on a study which examined the future evolution of nanostructured steels. Characteristics and attributes of steel alloys; Prediction that nanostructured steels may be one of the key technology drivers in the 21st century; Potential of nanostructured steels to play a pivotal role in industrial, architectural and civil design; Advances in nanotechnology that can lead to the developments of nanostructured steels. INSET: Superhard steel coatings.


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