Solidification along a Eutectic path in Ternary Alloys-2 (SETA-2) - 09.17.14

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Solidification along a Eutectic path in Ternary Alloys-2 (SETA-2) studies the process of solidification in various alloy materials in microgravity. The study focuses on the microscale structural patterns formed in these materials when they transition from liquids to solids.

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Principal Investigator(s)

  • S. Rex, Germany

  • Co-Investigator(s)/Collaborator(s)
  • U. Hecht, Germany
  • G. Faivre, France
  • Ludo Froyen, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
  • Lorenz Ratke, Institute for Space Simulation, Cologne, Germany
  • R. Napolitano, United States

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    European Space Agency (ESA)

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    ISS Expedition Duration
    September 2011 - March 2013

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