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Effect of Ceramic Coatings on Thermal and Mechanical Properties of AA 2024 Aluminium Alloy Piston

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Prasanthi M, G. Sowmya, S. Ramakrishna, Sakali Anil
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Pistons used in the cylinders of modern automobiles are made of Aluminium alloys due to their light weight and reasonable mechanical strength. But the effective heat energy generated in cylinder gets conducted and results in lower network content. Hence, in the current investigation, ceramic coatings of various thicknesses are imparted on the crown of the piston and the property evaluation is carried out. It is evident from the experimental results that the temperature gradient and distribution are different in coated and uncoated pistons and thermal efficiency has increased with coating thickness. The scope of the research further includes finite element analysis of the piston to evaluate and compare the deformation and stress patterns of uncoated and coated scenarios.

Prasanthi M, G. Sowmya, S. Ramakrishna, Sakali Anil

Crown, Coating, Aluminium alloy, thermal efficiency, deformation

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 8 | November-December - 2017
Date of Publication Print ISSN Online ISSN
2017-12-31 2395-1990 2394-4099
Page(s) Manuscript Number   Publisher
215-218 IJSRSET173850   Technoscience Academy

Cite This Article

Prasanthi M, G. Sowmya, S. Ramakrishna, Sakali Anil, "Effect of Ceramic Coatings on Thermal and Mechanical Properties of AA 2024 Aluminium Alloy Piston", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 8, pp.215-218, November-December-2017.
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