Continuing Developments in the Science and Application of Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI)

By: J.R. Keough, K.L. Hayrynen, V.M. Popovski

Publication Date: March 30, 2012

Contact: Kathy Hayrynen

Document Type: White Papers

This paper is complied to inform the reader of ongoing developments related to design with, and the production and processing of Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI).  Hundreds of papers have investigated specific aspects of ADI: microstructures, monotonic and dynamic properties, applications, etc.  This paper is not crafted to provide an indepth investigation of any specific technology, but is rather the macro analysis of ADI and the current state of the technology.