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    First Look Papers

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    A Methodology for Partitioning Residual Stress Effects From Fatigue Crack Growth Rate Test Data

    James M., Maciejewski K., Wang G., Ball D., Bucci R.

    Page Count: 21

    Published Online: 25 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150062

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150062

    A Modified Weibull Stress Approach to Determine the Reference Temperature in a Pressure Vessel Steel

    Ruggieri C., Dodds R.

    Page Count: 20

    Published Online: 09 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150035

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150035

    Aging of Cast 35Cr-45Ni Heat Resistant Alloys With Different Carbon Content

    Sustaita-Torres I., Haro-Rodríguez S., Colás R.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160034

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160034

    Analysis of a Casting Fracture and Identification of Fatigue From Tire Track Markings

    Bagnall C., Holp C., Moorhead W.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 26 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160047

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160047

    Assessing Gaseous Hydrogen Assisted Fatigue Crack Growth Susceptibility of Pipeline Steel Weld Fusion Zones and Heat Affected Zones

    Ronevich J., Somerday B.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150057

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150057

    Broad Beam Ion Milling for Microstructure Characterization

    Hanke L., Schenk K., Scholz D.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160049

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160049

    Characterization of Coatings Obtained by Boriding Niobizing Treatment of an AISI H13 Steel

    Takeya G., Mariani F., Neto A., Totten G., Casteletti L.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 06 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150066

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150066

    Characterization of Layers Produced by Boriding and Boriding-PVD on AISI D2 Tool Steel

    Pereira R., Mariani F., Neto A., Totten G., Casteletti L.

    Page Count: 8

    Published Online: 06 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150067

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150067

    Considering the Statistical Distribution of Dynamic Fracture Toughness Data and the Actual Loading Rate at Fracture Initiation When Applying ASTM E1921 at Elevated Loading Rates

    Mayer U.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 10 June 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150050

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150050

    Crack-Closure Measurements in Low-Cycle Fatigue With Digital Image Correlation

    Rabbolini S., Beretta S., Foletti S., Rusconi L.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 09 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150076

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150076

    Cracking in a Flame-Sprayed Epoxy

    Ford K., Stavig M., Chambers R.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 30 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150061

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150061

    Dilatometric Study of Phase Transformations in Steels: Some Issues

    Catteau S., Sourmail T., Moine A.

    Page Count: 22

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160069

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160069

    DLC Duplex Coating on High-Speed Tool-Steel Substrates Using Plasma Nitrocarburizing After Radical Nitriding

    Kikuchi Y., Hanai R., Shiroya T., Sakamoto Y.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 29 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150043

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150043

    Duplex Titanium Oxide Layers for Biomedical Applications

    Jasinski J., Kurpaska L., Lubas M., Sitarz M.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150071

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150071

    EBSD Characterization of Pilgered Alloy 800H After Heat Treatment

    Beardsley A., Bishop C., Kral M.

    Page Count: 24

    Published Online: 26 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160062

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160062

    Effect of Surface Deposited Layer on Active Screen Plasma Nitriding

    Nishimoto A., Tanaka T., Matsukawa T.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 06 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150052

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150052

    Evaluation of Normal Versus Non-Normal Grain Size Distributions

    Vander Voort G., Pakhomova O., Kazakov A.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 11 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160001

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160001

    Formation of Bainite in Advanced High-Strength Steels During Isothermal Transformation

    Kish L., Haezebrouck D., Tan S., Garcia C.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160068

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160068

    High Cycle Fatigue Strength of Punched Thin Fe-Si Steel Sheets

    Dehmani H., Brugger C., Palin-Luc T., Mareau C., Koechlin S.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 10 June 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150063

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150063

    High-Resolution Metallography of a Coarse Microstructure: Graphite Formation in the Solid-State in Steel

    Edmonds D., Brydson R., Inam A.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160045

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160045

    Integrating Fracture Mechanics Into the Material and Structural Design Process

    McClung R.

    Page Count: 23

    Published Online: 25 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160006

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160006

    Interpretation and Classification of Non-Metallic Inclusions

    Kazakov A., Zhitenev A., Ryaboshuk S.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 25 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160040

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160040

    Low Temperature Plasma Nitriding and Nitrocarburising of a Superaustenitic Stainless Steel

    Fernandes F., Casteletti L., Gallego J.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 25 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160048

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160048

    Measurement and Analysis of Porosity in Al-10Si-1Mg Components Additively Manufactured by Selective Laser Melting

    Rao S., Cunningham R., Ozturk T., Rollett A.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160037

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160037

    Mechanical and Metallographic Effects of Laser Hardening of Two AHSS Steels

    Amorim M., Neves D., de Azevedo Silva F.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160033

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160033

    Micro-Abrasive Wear Testing of Surface Engineered Surgical Grade CoCrMo Alloy for Biotribological Applications

    Ortega-Saenz J., Hernandez-Rodriguez M., Michalczewski R.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 21 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160042

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160042

    Microstructural Analysis of a Failed Cu-Cr-Ti-Zr Thrust Chamber Liner of a Cryogenic Engine

    Narayana Murty S., Manwatkar S., George M., Ramesh Narayanan P.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160050

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160050

    Microstructural Characterization and Mechanical Properties of Fusion Welded Dissimilar Joints of AA2219-AA5083 at RT, 77K and 20K

    Narayana Murty S., Manwatkar S., Sunil M., Joseph R., Ramesh Narayanan P.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160032

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160032

    Microstructural Characterization of Ferrous Materials Forged by the Damascus Technique

    Strobl S., Haubner R.

    Page Count: 10

    Published Online: 30 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160028

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160028

    Microstructure and Wear Behavior of a Functionally Gradient Al–Si Alloy Prepared Using the Cast–Decant–Cast (CDC) Process

    Nagarajan D., Mohana Sivam P.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160055

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160055

    Microstructure of a Heat Treated Nickel-Aluminum Bronze and Its Corrosion Behavior in Simulated Fresh and Sea Water

    Böhm J., Linhardt P., Strobl S., Haubner R., Biezma M.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 11 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160029

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160029

    Production and Characterization of Boride Coatings on Flame-Sprayed Martensitic Stainless Steel

    Mariani F., Takeya G., Lombardi A., Totten G., Casteletti L.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 06 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150065

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150065

    Production of Aluminide Layers on Copper and Copper Alloy

    Rêgo G., Takeya G., Neto A., Totten G., Casteletti L.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 06 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150068

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150068

    Properties of CrC+(Ni-W) Duplex Layers Produced in Vacuum Chromizing Process Combined With Galvanic Treatment

    Kasprzycka E., Bogdanski B.

    Page Count: 14

    Published Online: 25 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150074

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150074

    Quantitative Characterization of Hypoeutectic Aluminum–Silicon–Copper As-Cast Alloy Microstructures

    Kazakov A., Kur A., Kazakova E., Kiselev D.

    Page Count: 13

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160025

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160025

    Recrystallization Study of Nb-Bearing HSLA Steels After Laboratory Batch Annealing Using OIM-EBSD Techniques

    Landa R., Kish L., Tan S., Ordoñez R., Isaac Garcia C.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 11 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160061

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160061

    Reproducible Surface Contrasting and Orientation Correlation of Low-Carbon Steels by Time-Resolved Beraha Color Etching

    Britz D., Hegetschweiler A., Roberts M., Mücklich F.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 25 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160067

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160067

    Results of Interlaboratory Test Programs to Assess the Precision of Inclusion Ratings by Methods A, C, and D of ASTM E45

    Vander Voort G.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160002

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160002

    Statistical Modeling of High Cycle Fatigue with Censored Data

    Harlow D., Cao H., Schmidt P.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 10 June 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150053

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150053

    Structure and Properties of Duplex Layers Composed of Chromium and Titanium Carbides

    Kasprzycka E., Tacikowski J., Bogdanski B.

    Page Count: 15

    Published Online: 25 August 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150069

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150069

    Study of Ligament Length Effect on Mode Mix of a Modified In-Plane Shear Test Specimen

    Islam M., Kao-Walter S., Yang G.

    Page Count: 11

    Published Online: 05 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150058

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150058

    Surface Topography Quantification of Super Hard Abrasive Tools by Laser Scanning Microscopy

    Fang S., Llanes L., Engstler M., Baehre D., Soldera F., Muecklich F.

    Page Count: 20

    Published Online: 18 October 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160008

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160008

    Universal Method for Applying the Mean-Stress Effect Correction in Stochastic Fatigue-Damage Accumulation

    Niesłony A., Böhm M.

    Page Count: 12

    Published Online: 05 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150049

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150049

    Using Barkhausen Noise and Digital Image Correlation to Investigate the Influence of Local Residual Stresses on Fatigue-Crack Propagation

    Thielen M., Marx M., Sheikh-Amiri M., Boller C., Motz C.

    Page Count: 19

    Published Online: 10 June 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150059

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150059

    Validation Testing and Analysis of Cracked-Hole Continuing Damage Solutions

    Smith L., Pilarczyk R., Feiger J.

    Page Count: 17

    Published Online: 05 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150055

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150055

    Wear Behavior of a Borided Nickel-Based Self-Fluxing Thermal Spray Coating

    Mariani F., Rêgo G., Neto A., Totten G., Casteletti L.

    Page Count: 9

    Published Online: 06 July 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20150064

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20150064

    X-Ray and Neutron Diffraction Studies of Quenched and Partitioned (Q&P) Multiphase Steel Microstructures

    Edmonds D., Bigg T.

    Page Count: 16

    Published Online: 06 September 2016

    Paper ID: MPC20160057

    DOI: 10.1520/MPC20160057