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This chapter covers the early studies and various discoveries by metals researchers to study the internal structure of metals. The topics covered include light microscopy, phase diagrams, X-ray diffraction, principles of precipitation hardening, and dislocation theory.

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2018. "Metallography—The New Science of Metals", The History of Metals in America, Charles R. Simcoe, Frances Richards

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