Theses - Materials Science and Metallurgy
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Nickel-base superalloys are widely applied in the hot section of aero engines due to their high temperature capabilities and excellent mechanical properties. For turbine discs, polycrystalline nickel-base superalloys are ...
(2020-07-18)This thesis primarily explores the stability of spherically capped conical shells and secondarily explores the nature of the polygonal folds observed during these deformations. The polygonal folds were classified according ...
(2020-02-08)This thesis investigates the growth of stable inorganic compounds for photovoltaic applications using vapour-based fabrication techniques. In the literature section, chemical vapour deposition is identified as a versatile ...