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Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003529
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... Abstract This article describes some of the common elemental composition analysis methods and explains the concept of referee and economy test methods in failure analysis. It discusses different types of microchemical analyses, including backscattered electron imaging, energy-dispersive...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006757
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
.... ceramic materials corrosion damage macroscopic examination metallic components metallographic specimens microchemical analysis microfractography microstructure polymers visual examination wear EXAMINATION of a damaged component involves a chain of activities that, first and foremost...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006126
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... Comparison summary of scanning electron beam instruments equipped with secondary electron and x-ray detectors Instrument Features optimized Minimum area Comments Surface pictures Microchemical analysis Scanning electron microscope Surface pictures: above ∼ 500× on polished and etched...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003522
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
..., Auger electron spectroscopy, secondary ion mass spectroscopy, and X-ray powder diffraction. The article discusses the analysis and interpretation of base material composition and microstructures. Preparation and examination of metallographic specimens in failure analysis are also discussed. The article...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006671
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... as common as water and iron to either minimize optical transmission losses or to produce an active fiber. Defects in glasses, such as seeds (small bubbles) and stones (small inclusions), can be analyzed by using microstructural analysis and microchemical analysis techniques. Similar methods are used...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0001767
EISBN: 978-1-62708-178-8
... is covered briefly in this article; additional information is provided in the article “Electron Probe X-Ray Microanalysis” in this Volume. In addition to image formation and microchemical analysis, the scanning electron microscope provides several additional functions that will be discussed briefly...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 9
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v09.a0003746
EISBN: 978-1-62708-177-1
... microchemical analysis procedures that may precede metallography in complete materials characterization programs or failure analysis protocols. Metallurgical sectioning is important and critical when preparing specimens for physical or microscopic analysis. First and foremost, metallography is, by its...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006782
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
...) is a semiquantitative microchemical analysis technique performed using equipment attached to the scanning electron microscope. This is an elemental analysis technique. Graphs obtained from the EDS analysis are called spectrograms. The peak heights of each element on the graph indicate the relative amounts...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003518
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... Abstract Failure analysis is a process that is performed to determine the causes or factors that have led to an undesired loss of functionality. This article describes some of the factors and conditions that might be considered when approaching a failure analysis problem. It focuses on the key...
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
... Abstract Failure analysis is a process that is performed in order to determine the causes or factors that have led to an undesired loss of functionality. This article is intended to demonstrate proper approaches to failure analysis work. The goal of the proper approach is to allow the most...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0001774
EISBN: 978-1-62708-178-8
... and molecules. This article focuses on the principles and applications of high sputter rate dynamic SIMS for depth profiling and bulk impurity analysis. It provides information on broad-beam instruments, ion microprobes, and ion microscopes, detailing their system components with illustrations. The article...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1986
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0001743
EISBN: 978-1-62708-178-8
.... and Torrance K. , Potentiometric Water Analysis , John Wiley & Sons , 1978 3. Kolthoff I.M. and Langer A. , J. Am. Chem. Soc. , Vol 62 , 1940 , p 211 10.1021/ja01858a061 4. Stock J.T. , Anal. Chim. Acta. Vol 124 , 1981 , p 85 10.1016/S0003-2670(01)83900-3...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006683
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... Abstract This article focuses on the principles and applications of high-sputter-rate dynamic secondary ion mass spectroscopy (SIMS) for depth profiling and bulk impurity analysis. It begins with an overview of various factors pertinent to sputtering. This is followed by a discussion...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006653
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... of interferences in AAS, namely vaporization, ionization, matrix interferences, and background correction. Some of the methods for the analysis of microliter-sized samples and methods of standard additions to the sample solution for generating calibration standards are then reviewed. The article concludes...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006784
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... of hydrogen damage in all the major commercial alloy systems. It covers the broader topic of hydrogen damage, which can be quite complex and technical in nature. The article focuses on failure analysis where hydrogen embrittlement of a steel component is suspected. It provides practical advice for the failure...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003552
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... is an overview of the different types of hydrogen damage in all the major commercial alloy systems. These two sections cover the broader topic of hydrogen damage, which can be quite complex and technical in nature. The third part of this article focuses on failure analysis where hydrogen embrittlement...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004147
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... 14. Jacobs A.J. and Wozadlo G.P. , Irradiation Assisted Stress Corrosion Cracking As a Factor in Nuclear Power Plant Aging , Proc. Int. Conf. on Nuclear Power Plant Aging, Availability Factor and Reliability Analysis (San Diego, CA), ASM International , 1985 , p 173 (A.J. Jacobs...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003679
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... (location b) are located on grain boundaries or pre-existing metal ridge. Microchemical analysis of regions away from nodules (location a) suggest nonuniform CCC formation across the surface. Source: Ref 35 Fig. 9 Corrosion resistance measured as parallel coating resistance, R c , from...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 10
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 December 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v10.a0006651
EISBN: 978-1-62708-213-6
... Abstract This article endeavors to familiarize the reader with a selection of different ionization designs and instrument components to provide knowledge for sorting the various analytical strategies in the field of solid analysis by mass spectrometry (MS). It begins with a description...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 9
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2004
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v09.a0003723
EISBN: 978-1-62708-177-1
..., but the mechanical properties are not what would be expected. It is in this effort to understand deviations from expectations, it is most useful to go beyond the pattern-matching level of metallographic analysis and to learn how changes in processing details may affect structure. Likewise, structural features may...