2024 №04 (04) DOI of Article
2024 №04 (06)

The Paton Welding Journal 2024 #04
The Paton Welding Journal, 2024, #4, 32-39 pages

Structure and mechanical properties of thick copper condensates, dispersion-strengthened with chromium, zirconium oxide and their mixture

A.V. Demchyshyn1, A.A. Demchyshyn2, S.P. Egorov1

1Frantsevich Institute for Problems of Materials Science of the NAS of Ukraine. 3 Omelyan Pritsak Str. 03142, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail: а
2National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute” 37 Prospect Beresteiskyi (former Peremohy), 03056, Kyiv, Ukraine. E-mail:

The structure and mechanical properties of copper condensates with a thickness of 0.8...2.0 mm, dispersion-strengthened with chromium, zirconium oxide and their mixture, obtained by simultaneous electron beam evaporation of the selected components with subsequent condensation of the vapor phase onto flat steel substrates, were investigated. It is shown that the characteristics of the structure and the level of strength of the composites depend on the volumetric content of the strengthening phase, its dispersion and total action of the dispersoids. 10 Ref., 12 Fig.
Keywords: electron beam vapour phase technology, thick vacuum condensates, copper, copper-chromium, copperoxide, copper-chromium-zirconium oxide systems, microstructure, hardness, strength, ductility

Received: 04.12.2023
Received in revised form: 22.02.2024
Accepted: 09.05.2024


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