Titanium and Zirconium Overview - Superalloy lecture 1



This set of lectures is on "Introduction to titanium and zirconium alloys" for the Superalloys and High Performance Materials course part 1. This part of the course was taught by Dr Alec Davis and Dr Christopher Daniel at The University of Manchester in 2021.

Video 1 gives an overview of the fundamentals and applications of titanium and zirconium alloys.

Video 2 describes the hexagonal close-packed (HCP) crystal cell and how crystal planes and directions are indexed in this structure.

Video 3 explains the Kroll process.

The live lecture goes through example questions and hosts a discussion for the "Titanium and Zirconium Overview" topic. It was recorded on Thursday 15th February 2021.
Date made available14 May 2021
PublisherUniversity of Manchester figshare


  • zirconium alloys
  • titanium alloys
  • aerospace industry
  • metals and alloy materials

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