Electron beam melting and refining

Experience of 30 Years Operation of EB Treatment Installations at “PODOLSKKABEL” Plant

Technology of radiation modification of cable and wire insulation had found wide application in industries. The use of these technologies enabled to develop the manufacture of a wide range of wires, cables and heat-shrinking goods for ...  read more

Surface Alloying of Titanium Alloys with Refractory Elements by Non-Vacuum Electron-Beam Processing

Alloys of titanium with refractory elements such as tantalum, niobium, hafnium, zirconium, and molybdenum have attracted increased attention of experts in various fields. Two- and threecomponent Ti-X and Ti-X-Y alloys (where X, Y = ...  read more

Tendency of the Development of DC Type ELV Accelerators for Industrial Application and Research Experiments

ELV accelerators are D.C. machines. They were designed and manufactured by Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science. These machines are well known in the world. They are operating from Germany ...  read more

Electron Beam Technology for Environmental Conservation

By rapid economic growth, fast urbanization and enhanced industrial activities all of which add to the degradation of the environmental quality. The environmental pollution caused by industrial discharges and urbanization, among others, ...  read more

The Electron-Beam Treatment of Water Polluted by Humic Acids and Lignin

Both lignin and humic acids cause the raised colourity and turbidity of natural water and industrial wastewater. Electron-beam treatment reduces kinetic stability of aqueous dispersions of lignin and humic acids. The radiation-induced ...  read more

Decomposition of a Vegetative Biomass by Electron-Beam Irradiation and Heating

The electron-beam irradiation influences thermal decomposition of vegetative biomass. This influence is indicated by several effects. First, the initial thermal degradation temperature of both lignin and cellulose decreases. Secondly, ...  read more

Structure and Properties Management of Cast α-Titanium Alloys, Produced by Electron Beam Skull Melting with Electromagnetic Stirring

The influence of technological parameters of α-titanium alloys melting, obtained under EBSM+EMS technology was considered from the point of their structure and properties formation. Two-stage experiment with further data processing ...  read more

Electron Beam Melting and Recycling of Nickel

Experimental and theoretical investigations of the process parameters at electron beam melting and refining (EBMR) of nickel samples with the purpose of improving the composition of the performed ingots are presented and discussed. ...  read more

Economic and Conservative Numerical Scheme for Non-Stationary Heat Model for EBMR

Economic and conservative numerical method is proposed for discretization and numerical simulation of non-stationary heat model concerning electron beam melting and refining (EBMR) of metals. The axis-symmetric problem is decomposed ...  read more

Effects of Beam Patterns on Removal of Phosphorous in Silicon by Electron Beam Melting

A heat transfer model for Si refining by electron beam melting is proposed to obtain the temperature distribution of the molten Si. The results show that the temperature distribution is extremely inhomogeneous, especially on the molten ...  read more