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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006755
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... intelligence, imagination, and creativity. In every failure investigation, critical thinking will be required. There are many definitions for critical thinking. In regard to failure investigations, critical thinking is the process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
...). Many think the process is an art in which judgment and creative thinking can give an advantage over the competition and enable the painting company to win the job at a high level of profit. Others think the process of estimating a painting project is a guessing game. The fact is that estimating is a...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 14A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v14a.a0003972
EISBN: 978-1-62708-185-6
... a surface finish that can mirror that of the tooling, which may be fine enough to avoid the need for finishing operations. Taking advantage of these benefits requires creative thinking in geometric design of parts to, at once, reduce materials usage and use the increased properties and surface...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 20
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1997
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v20.9781627081948
EISBN: 978-1-62708-194-8
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006754
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... is a multilevel process that includes the physical investigation itself and much more. This Section of the Volume shows the latest thinking on how the different “layers” of the failure analysis process should work together, so that when the analysis or larger investigation is complete, those involved...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0009020
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... requires considerable adjustment of junction geometry, such as radiusing, spacing, dimpling, and feeding. System-wide thinking also must include the secondary operations, such as machining, welding and joining, heat treating, painting, and plating. One aspect that affects geometry is the use of...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006788
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... bisulfite (SBS) injection point, Desulfovibrio ; (4) biofilm after SBS injection, Desulfocapsa ; (5) biofilm at downstream end of treatment plant, Desulfocapsa . Adapted from Ref 22 under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC BY). Copyright © 2014 Mand, Park, Jack, and Voordouw...
Book: Casting
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 15
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v15.a0005330
EISBN: 978-1-62708-187-0
... weldability. Materials such as maraging steels and modified martensitic precipitation-hardening steels can achieve these properties, and additional steel casting alloy development is always looking for means to improve mechanical performance. By taking advantage of creative geometry via casting, the weight of...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... application are that the material has always been used in that application and that the material has the right properties. Neither is evidence of original thinking or even careful analysis. The collective experience gained from common use of a material in a particular application is helpful information, but...