Institute for Applied Materials – Materials Science and Engineering

Simulation of induction hardening and the resultant properties – Graduate School 1483, Project B11

M.Sc. Claudia Grau

Motivation

Improvement of the properties of surface layers of gears by optimal process control with dual-frequency induction hardening.

Objectives

  • Implementation of optimized surface layers of gears
  • Simulation of induction hardened gears
  • Detection of the limitations of the process parameter

Methods

  • Numerical Modeling of the dual-frequency induction hardening
  • Identification of the influencing values by parameter studies
  • Experimental validation on dual-frequency induction hardened gears

Further information

Further information can be found here.