Calculation of the Fe-C-Ti ternary phase diagram

H. Ohtani, T. Tanaka, M. Hasebe, T. Nishizawa

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A thermodynamic analysis of phase equilibria in the Fe-Ti, Ti-C, and Fe-C-Ti systems has been carried out. The Gibbs energy has been expressed by the two-sublattice model being separated into the paramagnetic and ferromagnetic terms. In particular, the equilibrium between austenite and NaCl type Ti-carbide has been treated as a portion of the miscibility gap in the fcc phase. The thermodynamic parameters for each phase were evaluated on the basis of experimental phase equilibrium and activity data. The calculated phase boundary of austenite in equilibrium with Ti-carbide exhibited a characteristic shape, not only in the isothermal but also in the vertical section.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)225-246
Number of pages22
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1988 Jan 1

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Computer Science Applications


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