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Figure 3: Schematic diagram showing textures of monolithic AZ31/AZ91 and AZ31/AZ91/TiC nanocomposite based on X-ray diffraction. In each case, vertical axis (dotted line) is parallel to extrusion direction. Each cell is made up of 2 HCP units having 1 common (0 0 0 2) basal plane.