Metals Test Methods and Analytical Procedures

    An Evaluation of ASTM D6200

    Failure Analysis of an Arresting Hook Point Shank

    Silica-Based Coatings for Corrosion Protection of AA7075 Aluminum Alloy

    Role of Chloride on the Environmental Degradation of Micro-Alloyed Steel in Simulated Fuel Grade Ethanol Environment

    Quantitative Description of Microstructural Banding in Steels

    Anisotropic Nature of Raw, Radially Strained, and Radially Strained and Aged Steel Tubes

    Metallurgical Nature of the As-Cast Microstructure of High-Nitrogen, High-Manganese Stainless Steels

    A Review on the Role of Microstructural Heterogeneities in the Failure of Aerospace Components: A Metallographer’s Perspective

    Investigation of the Origin of Coarse-Grained Bainite in X70 Pipeline Steels by EBSD Technique

    Structural Investigation and Control of Multi-Pass Gas-Shielded Flux-Cored Arc Weldments

    Heat-Affected Zone Formation in Electrospark-Deposition Additive Manufacturing on Ultrahigh-Strength Steel

    Strain-Induced Martensite Detection Methods in Cold-Rolled Duplex Stainless Steels

    Study of Scale Formation on Al2O3-Scale Forming Alloys by Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (TOF–SIMS)

    Microstructure Analysis of Segmented Chips of Super Duplex Stainless Steel Sandvik SAF 2507™ Using Electron Microscopy Techniques

    Effect of Homogenization and Microstructural Refining on the High Temperature Deformation of a Cast Al-Si-Mg Alloy

    The History of Metallography at Lehigh University

    Characterization of Thermochemically Surface-Hardened Titanium by Light Optical Microscopy

    Identification of Intermetallic Phases in an Automotive Grade Aluminum A319 Alloy

    475°C Embrittlement of Duplex Stainless Steel—A Comprehensive Microstructure Characterization Study

    Anisotropy in Residual Stress Measurements in Aluminum Alloys Used in the Aerospace Industry

    Maskless Electrochemical Texturing of Automotive Cylinders

    Tribological Behavior of Oil-Lubricated Laser Textured Steel Surfaces in Conformal Flat and Non-Conformal Contacts

    Sub-Micro Laser Modifications of Tribological Surfaces

    Experimental Validation of a Mixed-Lubrication Regime Model for Textured Piston-Ring-Liner Contacts

    Improved Tribological Behavior of Grey Cast Iron Under Low and High Viscous Lubricants by Laser Surface Texturing

    Design and Tribological Performance of Textured Surfaces

    Analysis of Incubation Period Versus Surface Topographical Parameters in Liquid Droplet Erosion Tests

    Influence of Different Micro-Imprints to Fatigue Life of Components

    Evaluation of Normal Versus Non-Normal Grain Size Distributions

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

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

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

    Microstructural Characterization of Ferrous Materials Forged by the Damascus Technique

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

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

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

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

    Interpretation and Classification of Non-Metallic Inclusions

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

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

    Low Temperature Plasma Nitriding and Nitrocarburising of a Superaustenitic Stainless Steel

    Broad Beam Ion Milling for Microstructure Characterization

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

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

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

    EBSD Characterization of Pilgered Alloy 800H After Heat Treatment

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

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

    Dilatometric Study of Phase Transformations in Steels: Some Issues

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

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

    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

    Statistical Modeling of High Cycle Fatigue with Censored Data

    Validation Testing and Analysis of Cracked-Hole Continuing Damage Solutions

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

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

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

    Cracking in a Flame-Sprayed Epoxy

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

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

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

    Integrating Fracture Mechanics Into the Material and Structural Design Process

    Fracture Toughness Characterization of High-Pressure Pipe Girth Welds Using Single-Edge Notched Tension [SE(T)] Specimens

    Extension of Fatigue Cracks in a Low-Alloy Steel After Massive Plastic Deformation

    Fatigue Monitoring of Austenitic Steels with Electromagnetic Acoustic Transducers (EMATs)

    Understanding Fatigue Crack Growth Behavior at Low Frequencies for a Mn–Ni–Cr Steel in 3.5 % NaCl Solution Under Controlled Cathodic Potential

    Analysis of Cracked and Notched Round Bars Under Rotary Bending

    Microstructurally Mediated Changes in Fracture Characteristics for Electrochemically Hydrogenated 4340 Steel

    Elastic-Plastic Finite Element Analyses of 3D Constraint Effects in Single Edge Cracked Plate Specimens

    Multiaxial and Thermomechanical Fatigue of Materials: A Historical Perspective and Some Future Challenges

    Test Development and Materials Characterization Capability for High-Strength Aluminum Alloy Fatigue Crack Growth Response Under Mixed-Mode Loading Conditions

    Revised η-Factors and J-CTOD Relationships for SE(B) Fracture Specimens Including 3D Effects and Implications for Fracture Toughness Measurements

    Fatigue Crack Growth from Compression Pre-Cracks

    Hold-Time Effect on Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue Life and its Implications in Durability Analysis of Components and Systems

    Load Interaction Effects in a Medium Strength Steel for Railway Axles

    Fatigue Crack Growth in Blade Attachment of Turbine Disks: Experimental Tests and Life Prediction

    Characterization of Threshold Stress Intensity as a Function of Near-Tip Residual Stress: Theory, Experiment, and Applications

    Microstructure-Scale In-Situ Image Correlation-Based Study of Grain Deformation and Crack Tip Displacements in Al–Cu Alloys

    High Cycle Fatigue Behavior of Precipitation Hardened Stainless Steel Alloys in Multiphase Environments

    Creep-Fatigue-Environment Crack Tip Kinetics of Ni-Base Superalloys

    Effects of Long Term Exposures on Fatigue of PM Disk Superalloys

    Coupled Fatigue Crack Initiation and Propagation Model Utilizing a Single Blunt Notch Compact Tension Specimen

    Fatigue Behavior of Nickel Based Super Alloy 718 in a Hot Corrosive Environment

    Influence of Control Mode on Thermomechanical Fatigue Testing of Circumferentially-Notched Specimens

    Towards the Development of a Physics-Based Thermo-Mechanical Fatigue Life Prediction Model for a Single Crystalline Ni-Base Superalloy

    Creep-Fatigue Interaction Models for Grade 91 Steel

    Fatigue Crack Growth Behavior of Ferritic and Austenitic Steels at Elevated Temperatures

    Local Strains That Lead to the Thermo-mechanical Fatigue of Thick-walled Pressure Vessels

    A Recent Development in Creep-Fatigue Testing

    Approach for Stabilized Peak/Valley Stress Modeling of Non-Isothermal Fatigue of a DS Ni-Base Superalloy

    The Design of a Laboratory Test Machine to Simulate Thermal Fatigue in Hot-Working Tool Steels

    Short Creep-Fatigue Crack Growth in an Advanced 9 %Cr Steel

    Rotation and Bending Corrections for the SE(B) Specimen

    Nano-Halloysite Concentration Effects on Fracture Toughness of Diverse Epoxy Nanocomposites

    Internal Notched Flexure (INF) Test for Measurement of Mode II Interlaminar Fracture Toughness of Fiber Composites

    Fatigue Crack Growth Behavior of Friction Stir Welded 2024-T3 Aluminum Alloy Tested under Accelerated Salt Fog Exposure

    Notch Fracture Toughness Evaluation for a Brittle Graphite Material

    Dynamic Fracture Toughness of a Plain Weave Carbon-Epoxy Composite: Validation of Test Results with Finite Element Analyses

    Role of Vapor Pressure on Popcorn Cracking in IC Packages

    Experimental Evaluation of Tool Steel Fracture Toughness Using Circumferentially Notched and Precracked Tension Bar Specimen

    Evaluation of Ductile-to-Brittle Transition Temperature by Reference Temperature (T0) Approach at Higher Loading Rates for a Mod.9Cr-1Mo Steel

    Fracture Toughness: A Quality Index for Railway Solid Wheels

    New Equation for the Plastic Correction Factor η for J-Integral Determination from Test Results of Three-Point-Bend Specimens

    Fracture Toughness Determined by the Centrally Cracked Brazilian-Disc Test: Some Critical Issues in the Light of an Alternative Analytic Solution

    Effect of Notch Orientation on Fracture Toughness of a Submerged Arc Weld

    Investigation of Toughening Micro-Mechanisms in Polypropylene/Ethylene-Propylene-Diene Rubber Blends at Crack and Notch Tips

    A Multiscale Framework for Predicting Fracture Toughness of Polycrystalline Metals

    Comparative Study of Basic Test and Resistance Curve Methods for Fracture Toughness Evaluation of Heat-Treated Zr-2.5Nb Alloy

    Probabilistic Analysis of the Fatigue Crack Growth Based on the Application of the Monte-Carlo Method to Unigrow Model

    Apparent Fracture Toughness Versus Micro-Scale Fracture Toughness of Interfaces—The Challenge of Critical Values

    Application of Elastic-Plastic Fracture Mechanics to Determine the Locational Variation in Fracture Properties of Cortical Bone

    Wire Cutting Method to Assess Fracture Toughness of Gelatin Gels: Phenomenological Analysis and Limitations of Methodology

    Fracture Toughness Evaluation of Zr-2.5Nb Pressure Tubes Manufactured Employing Double Forging for PHWR700

    Evaluation of Cracks in Thin-Walled Pipe Using JQ

    Evaluating the Cleavage Energy of Brittle Single Crystals

    Effect of Neutron Irradiation on Brittle Fracture Initiation in VVER-1000 Reactor Pressure Vessel Materials

    Steels for Plastic Molding: Relationship between Mechanical and Microstructural Properties

    Fracture Toughness Measurements From Circumferentially-Notched Pipes Tests

    Novel Technique for Normalizing Load–Displacement Curves in Fracture Testing

    A Multi-Body Numerical Modeling Approach to Investigate the Role of Inclusions in the Fracture Toughness of Bearing Steels

    The Influence of Quenching and Aging on Fracture Toughness of the Al-Zn-Mg-Cu Alloy 7449

    Convection in Fluid Overlying Porous Layer: An Application to Hall–Héroult Cell

    Process Simulation of Single and Dual Frequency Induction Surface Hardening Considering Magnetic Nonlinearity

    Modeling of Distortion during Casting and Machining of Aluminum Engine Blocks With Cast-in Gray Iron Liners

    Tribological Evaluation of Titanium and Aluminum Alloys Exposed to Hydrogen in Wet Conditions

    Effect of Cyclic Strain on Mechanical Behavior of Structural Steels in Room and Low Temperatures

    Formability and Microstructural Characterization of Sintered Powder Metallurgical Preforms of Dual-Phase Steel

    Certified Miniaturized Charpy Specimens for the Indirect Verification of Small-Size Impact Machines

    Catastrophic Failure in Cavitation Erosion Testing

    Study of Magnetization Behavior of Glass-Coated Amorphous Ferromagnetic Microwires

    Nonlinear Load-Displacement Behavior Observed During Fracture Toughness Testing of Aluminum-Beryllium Material

    Is There Possible Bias in ASTM E112 Planimetric Grain Size Measurements?

    Mechanical Characterization of Single-Crystal Silicon PV Cells

    A Study on the Multiaxial Fatigue Failure Criterion with Small Defects

    Depth Profiling of Residual Stress for Shot-Peened “U”-Bend Alloy-800 Tubes for the PHWR Steam Generator

    Effect of Hardfacing Processes on Ballistic Performance of Q&T Steel Joints

    Notch Effect and Fatigue Performance of Ti-6Al-4 V Sheets in Saline Environment

    Evaluation of Fifty-Two Cavitation Erosion Tunnel Tests

    Estimation of ASTM E1921 Master Curve of Ferritic Steels From Instrumented Impact Test of CVN Specimens Without Precracking

    Erosion Wear Characteristics of Surface Modified Grey Cast Iron by WC–Co–Cr/NiCrBSi Coating Using HVOF Thermal Spray Process

    Low Cycle Fatigue Behavior of AA2219-T87 at Room Temperature

    Ductility and Brittleness in Rotating Disc Cavitation Erosion Testing

    Enhanced Fatigue Performance of a Polymer Nanocomposite under Spectrum Loads

    Vibratory Cavitation Erosion With Vibrating and Stationary Specimens

    Electrical Analogy for Cavitation Erosion Test Results

    Effect of Cooling Rate on Joint Shear Strength of Sn-9Zn Lead-Free Solder Alloy Reflowed on Copper Substrate

    Corrosion Behaviors of 10CrNiCu High Strength Steel in Simulated Deep Sea Environment of High Hydrostatic Pressure and Low Dissolved Oxygen

    Development of a Slip Hazard: Partially Wetted Floors and Film Formation

    The Effect of Thermal Treatment on Microstructure and Corrosion of Nickel Base Alloy 690 (UNS N0 6690)

    Combined Structure Geometry and Anode Placement Effects on Cathodic Protection Effectiveness

    High-Temperature Erosion and its Mechanisms of Hastelloy X Superalloy under Hot Air Jet Conditions

    Analysis of Anisotropy in Turned Surfaces Using Vision Based 3D Surface Topography

    Investigations of Electron Beam Hardening on TiAlN Coated Heat-„Treatable Steel

    Influence of Steel Substrate on the Properties of PACVD Gradient Multilayer TiCN Coating

    Corrosion Behavior of High and Low Temperature Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI) in Iron Ore Slurry

    The Paths of Small Fatigue Cracks in High-Strength Steels Initiated from Inclusions and Small Defects