Publications: 2014 - 2017

B. Lynn Ferguson, Zhichao Li and Andrew Freborg, “Simulating the Manufacturing Process Chain,” 21st IFHTSE Conference, Munich, 2014.

51. Simulating the Manufacturing Process Chain (pdf)

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Zhichao Li, B. Lynn Ferguson, Robert Goldstein, John Jackowski, Valentin Nemkov, and Greg Fett, “Stress Generation in an Axle Shaft during Induction Hardening,” HTS-IFHTSE Conference, Orlando, 2014.

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Zhichao Li and Andrew Freborg, “Modeling Heat Treatment of 7075 Aluminum Components,” HTS-IFHTSE Conference, Orlando, 2014.

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Zhichao Li and Andrew M. Freborg, “Characterizing Water Quenching Systems with a Quench Probe,”  JMEP, 23(12), pp 4197-4201, 2014.

54. Characterizing Water Quenching Systems with a Quench Probe (pdf)

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Justin Sims, Z. Charlie Li, Valentin Nemkov, Robert Goldstein and John Jackowski, “Effect of Steel Hardenability on Stress Formation in an Induction Hardened Axle Shaft,” HTS2015 Conference Proceedings, Detroit, ASM-HTS, October, 2015.

55. Effect of Steel Hardenability on Stress Formation in an Induction Hardened Axle Shaft (pdf)

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Zhichao (Charlie) Li, B. Lynn Ferguson, David Greif, Zlatko Kovacic, Simon Urbas, and Rok Kopun, “Coupling CFD and Oil Quench Hardening Analysis of Gear Component,” HTS2015 Conference Proceedings, Detroit, ASM-HTS, October, 2015.

56. Coupling CFD and Oil Quench Hardening Analysis of Gear Component (pdf)

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Arthur C. Reardon, Andrew Freborg, Z. Charlie Li and B. Lynn Ferguson, “Understanding Process Sensitivities in Press Quenching: An Integrated Approach,” HTS2015 Conference Proceedings, Detroit, ASM-HTS, October, 2015.

57. Understanding Process Sensitivities in Press Quenching: An Integrated Approach (pdf)

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Zhichao Li, Andrew M. Freborg, and B. Lynn Ferguson, “Press Quench Process Design for a Bevel Gear using Computer Modeling,” Proceedings of the 23rd IFHTSE Congress, Savannah, pp 78-87, 2016.

58. Press Quench Process Design for a Bevel Gear Using Computer Modeling (pdf)

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Andrew M. Freborg, and Zhichao Li, “Residual Stress and Bending Fatigue Strength in Carburized and Quench Hardened Pyrowear 53 Steel Gears,” Proceedings of the 23rd IFHTSE Congress, Savannah, pp 374-381, 2016.

59. Residual Stress and Bending Fatigue Strength in Carburized Quench Hardened P53 Steel Gears (pdf)

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A.M. Freborg, Z. Li, and B. L. Ferguson, “Using Heat Treatment Simulation to Characterize Sensitivity of Quench Hardening Response in Hot Mill Steel Work Rolls,” Proceedings of the 23rd IFHTSE Congress, Savannah, pp 428-433, 2016.

60. Using Heat Treat Simulation to Characterize Sensitivity of Quench Hardening Response in Hot Mill Steel Work Rolls (pdf)

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Zhichao (Charlie) Li, Andrew Freborg, and Lynn Ferguson, "Effect of Preheat on Improving Benificial Surface Residual Stresses During Induction Hardening Process," MSEC 2016 Proceedings, Blacksburg, Virginia, 2016.

61. Effect of Preheat on Improving Beneficial Surface Residual Stresses During Induction Hardening Process (pdf)

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B. Lynn Ferguson, Zhichao Li, Justin Sims, and Tianyu Yu, “Vacuum Carburizing Steel Alloys Cobntaining Strong Carbide Formers,” HTS2017 Conference Proceedings, Columbus, OH, ASM-HTS, October, 2017.

62. Vacuum Carburizing Steel Alloys Containing Strong Carbide Formers (pdf)

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Zhichao (Charlie) Li, B. Lynn Ferguson, Justin Sims, and Tianyu Yu, “Sources of Distortion Study during Quench Hardening using Computer Modeling,” HTS2017 Conference Proceedings, Columbus, OH, ASM-HTS, October, 2017.

63. Sources of Distortion Study during Quench Hardening Using Computer Modeling (pdf)

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Justin Sims, T. Yu, Z. Li, and B. L. Ferguson, “Solving Critical Heat Treatment Challenges with Practical Process Modeling,” HTS2017 Conference Proceedings, Columbus, OH, ASM-HTS, October, 2017.

64. Solving Critical Heat Treatment Challenges with Practical Process Modeling (pdf)

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