Niobium (Nb)
- Practical Electron Microscopy and Database -
- An Online Book -
Electron microscopy
  Microanalysis | EM Book                                                                   http://www.globalsino.com/EM/  
 

 

Niobium additives are used to stabilize and improve modern stainless steels and superalloys, and are successfully applied in gas turbine engines and in the aerospace industry, e.g. listed in Figure 1365.

Niobium for stronger, lighter steel

Figure 1365. Niobium for stronger, lighter steel.

;