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Practical guides and reference resources on a wide variety of materials and processes

ASM Failure Analysis Database

Real-world failure case histories with analysis methods and prevention strategies

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The new edition will help engineers improve their ability to verify, isolate, uncover, and identify the root cause of failures by offering the latest information on advanced failure analysis tools and techniques, illustrated with real-life examples.

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The editors and hundreds of authors and peer reviewers worked tirelessly to revise ASM Handbook, Volume 11: Failure Analysis and Prevention from its 2002 and 1986 editions with the goal to provide the "go-to" reference for those confronted with the failure of a machine or component.

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Howard A. Kuhn, Ph.D., FASM is an Adjunct Professor at the University of Pittsburgh, Swanson School of Engineering, where he teaches manufacturing and additive manufacturing and performs research on additive manufacturing for tissue engineering. He is a volume editor of ASM Handbook, Volume 24: Additive Manufacturing Processes.

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View the new, upcoming, and best-selling resources in ASM Handbooks, technical books, and databases in the Fall / Winter 2020 Catalog.

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