Simulation of the Melting Process for Complex Nickel-containing Ferroalloys in Steel


In this study, the melting process simulation for the complex nickel-, silicon-containing ferroalloys in a steel melt was performed. For the study, complex ferroalloys samples (∼ 10% Ni, 5–56% Si) were selected, by composition corresponding to the alloys, which can be smelted from poor Russian oxidized nickel ores. It is shown that all the alloys under consideration belong to the group of low-melting ferroalloys, in which the liquidus temperature (T

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