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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.t69980551
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
..., advantages, and disadvantages. It describes the process chain for order processing within the quality circle and provides information on product liability legal issues. In addition, the chapter discusses the processes involved in quality control, along with its organization, responsibilities, audits...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270053
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
...Abstract Abstract This chapter discusses the role of failure analysis in cases involving product liability, property damage, and personal injury litigation. It also explains how material science and technology shed light on criminal activities such as smuggling, counterfeiting, theft...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... Wiley , New York , 1974 Colangelo V.J. and Thornton P.A. , Engineering Aspects of Product Liability , American Society for Metals , 1981 Collins J.A. , Failure of Materials in Mechanical Design: Analysis, Prediction and Prevention , Wiley-Interscience , New York...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... lives of equipment and buildings Reduction of product loss from corrosion damage Identify all corosion costs by review of total processes, equipment, and buildings Quantify corrosion costs Implement plan to reduce costs Lower risk of failure Safety Product liability Avoidance of regulation Loss...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ex2.9781627083423
EISBN: 978-1-62708-342-3
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270005
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... Sabotage References References 1. “Standard Terminology for Nondestructive Examinations, Metals Test Methods and Analytical Procedures,” E 1316–00a, Annual Book of ASTM Standards , Vol 3.03 , ASTM International 2. Smith C.O. , Products Liability and Design , Failure Analysis...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 July 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.bcp.t52230493
EISBN: 978-1-62708-298-3
...Abstract Abstract This chapter describes a process for recovering beryllium from industrial waste associated with beryllium-copper production. It presents several detailed flowsheets along with typical operating parameters such as flow rates, chemical concentrations, particle sizes...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... where this step may not have been used in the original design of the part. It is not uncommon to find products that have no record of any stress analysis in the development of the product. Even if such calculations were made, the failure analyst may not have access to them. The analyst must answer...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... application of new concepts but may not be adequate (in light of government funding restrictions) to carry the day. Of course, some materials and technologies may just have too much technical risk and, hence, cost and liability risk for any company to employ them in commercial ventures. Thus, interesting...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310233
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... Ludlum research, as presented in Bergstrom D.S. and Botti C.A. , AL 201HPTM (UNS S20100) Alloy: A High-Performance, Lower-Nickel Alternative to 300 Series Alloys, Stainless Steel World, KCI Publishing , 2005 STAINLESS STEEL HAS BECOME the essential material for products related...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310257
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... design. It is obvious that this task depends on the availability of corrosion data, more than can be presented here. This chapter covers what data are necessary and how they can be found. The need to work with hostile chemicals begins with the manufacture of those chemicals. It was in the production...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... Products 13.6 Medical Devices 13.7 Eyewear Materials 13.8 Biocompatibility 13.9 Skin Main Points Summary Masticating Dental Appliances Dental Summary Hip Joints Knee Joints Shoulder Joints Other Joints Human Touch (Haptics) Human Sight Tribology of Taste...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120085
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... the product) is the property that causes the most difficulty in the descaling and finishing of titanium and its alloys. Because tightly packed, hot rolling scale acts as partial protection against additional gas absorption, some mills perform two or three heat treatments over the scale. Each additional heat...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
.... Actually, someone within the Firestone organization did fear trouble almost from the start. In September 1973 (a year after production began), Thomas A. Robertson, the director of development, sent a memo to top management warning, “We are making an inferior quality radial tire which will subject us...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060407
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... main landing gear Fig. 17.1 Engineering design as a part of the product realization process Fig. 17.5 Relationships among material properties, design geometry, and manufacturing characteristics during design decision making Fig. 17.6 Fatigue endurance limit vs. tensile...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180029
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... they can sometimes be traced to systemic issues. It also covers the reasons why products fail, including improper service or operation, improper maintenance, improper testing, assembly errors, fabrication or manufacturing errors, and design errors. The case of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge collapse...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
...Abstract Abstract This chapter provides a brief review of industry’s battle with fatigue and fracture and what has been learned about the underlying failure mechanisms and their effect on product lifetime and service. It recounts some of the tragic events that led to the discovery of fatigue...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610549
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
..., particularly where corrosion and stress corrosion are involved, chemical analysis of any deposit, scale, or corrosion product or a substance with which the affected material has been in contact is required to assist in establishing the primary cause of failure. Where analysis shows that the content...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110524
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... optoelectronic failure analysis tools. The final section describes the common steps that should be followed so as to assure product reliability of optoelectronic components. References 8 References 1. Yamakoshi S. , Abe M. , Wada O. Komiya S. , Sakurai T. , “ Reliability...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... International , 1987 , p 485 – 486 • Stone P.J. , Corrosion Inhibitors for Oil and Gas Production , Corrosion , Vol 13 , ASM Handbook , ASM International , 1987 , p 478 – 484 • Van Delinder L.S. , Ed., Inhibitors , Corrosion Basics: An Introduction , NACE International...