Deakin Research

Institute for Frontier Materials

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Steel

An image of a scientisit working with steel
Steel research at the Institute for Frontier Materials focuses on developing greener processes and products for a more sustainable and socially responsible steel industry.

Key research activities include:

  • Application of advanced high strength steel for light weighting in the automotive industry
  • Development of strip casting technologies
  • Application of advanced characterisation techniques to understand strengthening of steels
  • Fundamental understanding of phase transformation in steel
  • Development of a thermo-mechanical processing approach to refine microstructure
  • Novel nano-scale characterisation approach to understand the structure-property relationship in high-strength steels.

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8th April 2014