Publications: 2012 - 2013

A. Freborg, B. Ferguson and Z. Li, “Predicting Distortion and Residual Stress in a Vacuum Carburized and Gas Quenched Steel Coupon,” Proceedings of the 6th International Quenching and Control of Distortion Conference, ASMI-HTS, IFHTSE & IWT, September 2012.

34. Predicting Distortion and Residual Stress in a Vacuum Carburized and Gas Quenched Steel Coupon (pdf)

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Z. Li, B. Lynn Ferguson, and A. Freborg, “Modeling Application to Reduce Distortion of a Carburized and Quenched Steel Gear,” Proceedings of the 6th International Quenching and Control of Distortion Conference, ASMI-HTS, IFHTSE & IWT, September 2012.

35. Modeling Application to Reduce Distortion of a Carburized and Quenched Steel Gear (pdf)

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B. Lynn Ferguson and D. Scott MacKenzie, “Effect of Oil Condition on Pinion Gear Distortion,” Proceedings of the 6th International Quenching and Control of Distortion Conference, ASMI-HTS, IFHTSE & IWT, September 2012.

36. Effect of Oil Condition on Pinion Gear Distortion (pdf)

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Z. Li, Valentin Nemkov, and Robert Goldstein, “Stress and Deformation during Induction Hardening of Tubular Products,” Proceedings of the 6th International Quenching and Control of Distortion Conference, ASMI-HTS, IFHTSE & IWT, September 2012.

37. Stress and Deformation during Induction Hardening of Tubular Products (pdf)

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D.S. Baker, J.G. Speer, C.J. Van Tyne, and D.K. Matlock, “Relationship Between Heat Transfer and Residual Stresses In Three Carburizing Steels,” Proceedings of the 6th International Quenching and Control of Distortion Conference, ASMI-HTS, IFHTSE & IWT, September 2012.

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Andrew Freborg, and Zhichao Li, “Probe Design to Characterize Heat Transfer during Quenching Process,” Proceedings of the 6th International Quenching and Control of Distortion Conference, ASMI-HTS, IFHTSE & IWT, September 2012.

39. Probe Design to Characterize Heat Transfer during Quenching Process (pdf)

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Valentin Nemkov, Robert Goldstein, Lynn Ferguson, Zhichao Li, “Stresses and Distortions During Scan Induction Case Hardening of Thick Tube,” Proceedings of XVII Congress UIE-2012, St. Petersburg, Russia, pp 104-111, 2012.

40. Stresses and Distortions During Scan Induction Case Hardening of Thick Tube (pdf)

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B.L. Ferguson, “Thermal Processing of Aluminum Alloys,” Final Report for NCMS Project 130175, November 2012.

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Andrew M. Freborg and B. Lynn Ferguson, “Analysis and Experience using Process Modeling for Developing New and Corrective Heat Treat Schedules for Deep Case Carburizing,” HTS Technical Conference, Indianapolis, 2013.

42. Analysis and Experience using Process Modeling for Developing New and Corrective Heat Treat Schedules for Deep Case Carburizing (pdf)

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Andrew L. Banka, B.L. Ferguson, D. Scott MacKenzie, “Evaluation of Flow Fields and Orientation Effects Around Ring Geometries During Quenching,” JMEP, 22(7), pp 1816-1825, 2013.

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Valentin Nemkov, Robert Goldstein, John Jackowski, Lynn Ferguson, Zhichao Li, “Stress and Distortion Evolution During Induction Case Hardening of Tube,” JMEP, 22(7), pp 1826-1832, 2013.

44. Stress and Distortion Evolution During Induction Case Hardening of Tube (pdf)

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Zhichao Li, Andrew M. Freborg, Bruce D. Hansen, T.S. Srivatsan, “Modeling the Effect of Carburization and Quenching on the Development of Residual Stresses and Bending Fatigue Resistance of Steel Gears,” JMEP, 22(3), pp 664-672, 2013.

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Zhichao Li and B. Lynn Ferguson, “Process Innovation to Eliminate Cracking Problems in Large Diameter Parts with Nonuniform Wall Thickness,” HTS Technical Conference, Indianapolis, 2013.

46. Process Innovation to Eliminate Cracking Problems in Large Diameter Parts with Nonuniform Wall Thickness (Extended Abstract) (pdf)

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Z. Li and B.L. Ferguson, "Gas Quenching Process Optimization to Minimize Distortion of a Thin-Walled Ring Gear by Simulation", HTM: Journal of Heat Treatment and Materials, 68(1), pp 35-41, 2013.

47. Gas Quenching Process Optimization to Minimize Distortion of a Thin Wall Ring Gear By Simulation (pdf)

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Andrew M. Freborg, David Schwam, and James McGuffin-Cawley, "Computer Modeling of Age Hardening Processes for 7075 Aluminum Components", MS&T Conference Proceedings, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, pp 134-142, 2013.

48. Computer Modeling of Age Hardening Processes for 7075 Aluminum Components (pdf)

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David Schwam, James McGuffin-Cawley, B. Lynn Ferguson, and Andrew M. Freborg, "Data Development for Modeling Heat Treatment of 7075 Aluminum Alloy Components", MS&T Conference Proceedings, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, pp 143-152, 2013.

49. Data Development for Modeling Heat Treatment of 7075 Aluminum Alloy Components (pdf)

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Zhichao Li, B. Lynn Ferguson, Valentin Nemkov, Robert Goldstein, John Jackowski and Greg Fett, “Effect of Spray Quenching Rate on Distortion and Residual Stresses During Induction Hardening of a Full-Float Truck Axle,” Proceedings of the 27th ASM HTS Conference, 23(12), pp 113-124, 2013.

50. Effect of Spray Quenching Rate on Distortion and Residual Stresses during Induction Hardening of a Full Float Truck Axle (pdf)

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