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Metallography, Microstructure, and Analysis

Application and Innovation for Metals, Alloys, and Engineered Materials

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12-10-2018 | Technical Article

Influence of Temperature Variation on Tribological Behavior of Aluminum Matrix Hybrid Composites: A Statistical Analysis

The influence of temperature variation on tribological behavior of the Al 6061-10 wt.% B4C mono composite, Al 6061-10 wt.% B4C-7.5 wt.% Gr hybrid composite, and Al 6061-10 wt.% B4C-7.5 wt.% MoS2 hybrid composite was statistically analyzed in this …

11-10-2018 | Technical Article

Microstructural Evolution and Mechanical Behavior of Heat Treated Ti-6Al-4V Powders

Plasma-atomized Ti-6Al-4V powder is widely used in a variety of powder-based manufacturing technologies due to its attractive properties. In many cases there is a desire to modify the microstructure of the as-atomized powder via heat treatment, to …

25-09-2018 | Technical Article

Metallographic Analysis of Kinetically Activated Bainite (KAB) Steels

The current work focuses on a group of steels named KAB (kinetically activated bainite), with accelerated bainite formation kinetics. The bainite formed within the newly developed grades is very fine and exhibits a hardness of up to 66HRC upon oil …


Correlation Between the State of Atomic Order in Selected (Ni–Mo–Cr)-Based Alloys and Their Corrosion Resistance

A study has been conducted to determine the effect of the state of atomic order in Hastelloy alloys C-276, C-4, and C-22 on their corrosion properties. It is shown that alloy C-22 outperforms alloys C-276 and C-44 in terms of resistance to aqueous …

17-09-2018 | Technical Article

Effect of Post-Weld Heat Treatment on the Microstructure and Mechanical Properties of Friction Stir Welds of Cu–Cr–Zr–Ti Alloy

In the present study, the effect of post-weld heat treatment (PWHT) on the microstructure and mechanical properties of the friction stir welded Cu–Cr–Zr–Ti alloy was studied with the aid of optical and transmission electron microscopy, tensile …

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Metallography, Microstructure and Analysis focuses on the art and science of preparing, interpreting, and analyzing microstructures in engineered materials, to better understand materials behavior and performance. The journal covers the methods of evaluation of metallic materials for use in the metals industry, including the aerospace industry, the automotive industry, and parts of the construction industry, and the results of those evaluations. Coverage includes new techniques in metallography and microscopy which aid in the examination, interpretation, and analysis of microstructures and microstructural properties in metals, alloys, ceramics, and building materials. The journal also examines mechanical processes and environmental behavior in regards to microstructures in materials, as well as the characterization of building materials, tribological surfaces and interfaces, superplasticity, and radiation effects.

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