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Chengpeng Huang, Chen Hu, Yuxuan Liu, Zhiyuan Liang, Mingxin Huang. Recent developments and perspectives of advanced high-strength medium Mn steel: from material design to failure mechanisms[J]. Materials Futures, 2022, 1(3): 032001. doi: 10.1088/2752-5724/ac7fae
Citation: Chengpeng Huang, Chen Hu, Yuxuan Liu, Zhiyuan Liang, Mingxin Huang. Recent developments and perspectives of advanced high-strength medium Mn steel: from material design to failure mechanisms[J]. Materials Futures, 2022, 1(3): 032001. doi: 10.1088/2752-5724/ac7fae
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Recent developments and perspectives of advanced high-strength medium Mn steel: from material design to failure mechanisms

© 2022 The Author(s). Published by IOP Publishing Ltd on behalf of the Songshan Lake Materials Laboratory
Materials Futures, Volume 1, Number 3
  • Received Date: 2022-05-20
  • Accepted Date: 2022-07-08
  • Publish Date: 2022-09-21
  • Advanced high-strength steels are key structural materials for the development of next-generation energy-efficient and environmentally friendly vehicles. Medium Mn steel, as one of the latest generation advanced high-strength steels, has attracted tremendous attentions over the past decade due to its excellent mechanical properties. Here, the state-of-the-art developments of medium Mn steel are systematically reviewed with focus on the following crucial aspects: (a) the alloy design strategies; (b) the thermomechanical processing routes for the optimizations of microstructure and mechanical properties; (c) the fracture mechanisms and toughening strategies; (d) the hydrogen embrittlement mechanisms and improvement strategies.

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