Date of Award

5-9-1953

Degree Type

Bachelors Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering

Department

Metallurgy

First Advisor

Dr. Earl C. Roberts

Second Advisor

Dr. Frederick A. Hames

Third Advisor

Professor Ralph I. Smith

Abstract

It is known that age-hardening occurs in alloys of the solid solution type containing a hardening constituent, of a metal or metallic compound which is more soluble in the solvent phase at higher tempertures than at lower temperatures.