Solid-Solid-Liquid Phase Diagrams: Screencasts

Describes the regions of a liquid-solid, T-xSi phase diagram for a system composed of Mg and Si.

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Uses the information in a phase diagram to draw the temperature dependence on time as a binary liquid alloy is slowly cooled.

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Important Equations:

Gibbs Phase Rule for non-reactive system: $F \, = \, 2 \, + \, C \, – P$
where $$F$$ is the number of degrees of freedom
$$C$$ is the number of components
$$P$$ is the number of phases