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ISRN Materials Science
Volume 2011, Article ID 923241, 5 pages
Research Article

The Effect of Cooling Rate on Bainite Phase Formation in Austempered Nickel-Molybdenum Gray Cast Iron

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, P.O. Box 91775-1111, Mashhad, Iran

Received 24 August 2011; Accepted 26 September 2011

Academic Editor: E. J. Nassar

Copyright © 2011 A. R. Kiani-Rashid et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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