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Title: Influence of vanadium addition on corrosion behavior of high‐energy ball milled aluminum alloy 2024

The effect of V addition on the hardness and corrosion of aluminum alloy 2024 (AA2024) produced by high‐energy ball milling has been investigated. High‐energy ball milled alloys exhibited enhanced solid solubility of alloying elements and ultrafine grains. The addition of V improved the corrosion resistance of the AA2024 alloy, which was attributed to the deposition of V on the cathodic particles and therefore decrease in their ability to sustain large cathodic currents.

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Wiley Blackwell (John Wiley & Sons)
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Materials and Corrosion
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p. 285-292
Medium: X
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National Science Foundation
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