Materials Characterization was published in 1986 as Volume 10 of the 9th Edition Metals Handbook. The Volume was prepared under the direction of the ASM Handbook Committee. With the third printing (1992), the series title was changed to ASM Handbook. In 2019, a new edition was published, and the 1986 version was moved to the ASM Handbook Archive.
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