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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2007
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pmsspmp.t52000185
EISBN: 978-1-62708-312-6
... Fig. 11.20 Stainless steel rotor hubs (2002 MPIF parts award recipient). Source: Ref 35 . Reprinted with permission from MPIF, Metal Powder Industries Federation, Princeton, NJ Fig. 11.21 Stainless steel mortise deadbolt (2001 MPIF parts award recipient). Source: Ref 36 . Reprinted...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250153
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... to steel metallurgy ( FIG. 10.6 ). The Howe Memorial Lecture was also established in 1923 by the Association for Iron & Steel Technology. His awards include the Bessemer Medal of the Iron and Steel Institute of England, The Legion of Honor from France, Order of the Knights of St. Stanislaus from...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sap.t53000001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-313-3
.... In approximately 1918, British patents were awarded for Nichrome, a Ni-20Cr alloy, which was a starting point for future superalloys (Nimonics, Inconels) ( Ref 1 , 4 ). In 1929, Bedford, Pilling, and Merica patented the addition of small amounts of titanium and aluminum to Nichrome (Nimonic 80) for increased...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250129
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... for Kroll was his patent, which the Office of Alien Property Custodian had confiscated during the war. Kroll had to fight through the courts to regain custody. Titanium made its first advance beyond the USBM at Boulder City, Nevada, in 1946, when a contract was awarded to Battelle Memorial Institute...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
.... The alloy upgraded the efficiency of electric motors and transformers. A nickel-iron storage battery is invented by Thomas A. Edison. The first motorized machine tool (presumably electric) is introduced. The oxyacetylene torch for cutting steel is invented. James J. Wood is awarded patents...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... ( Ref 1 ). Kelly filed his own American patent claiming prior development of an air-blowing process. He was able to convince the patent office with documentation and witnesses that his work did precede that of Bessemer. He was awarded a patent with the stipulation that Bessemer had 60 days to contest...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... in The Darbys of Coalbrookdale , “the Iron Bridge was no mere milestone in the history of civil engineering: It was the phenomenon of the age.” In 1788, the Society of Arts awarded Abraham Darby III its gold medal for the magnitude and importance of the iron bridge. Technical advances came slowly 200 years...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180029
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... that produces them. That constitutes misuse, but if you are getting more parts per hour, then is it worth losing one or two machines? The infamous yearly list of “Darwin Award” winners is a good place to find examples of the obvious misuse of machines. Past honorees include two men who used a lawnmower...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250093
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... resistant to corrosion in acids and at normal atmosphere. Despite this, Guillet was the first to publish information about alloys that later became the stainless steels, and because of this, Carl Zapffe, in his classic Stainless Steels book (ASM International, 1949), awarded him first place...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250219
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... of Science, Engineering Division, in 1994 and was awarded the National Medal of Technology, presented by President George H.W. Bush. Iverson retired in 1996 for health reasons and died in 2002 at age 76. In the 20 years between 1988 and 2008, the minimill industry added 25 million tons annual capacity...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ahsssta.t53700263
EISBN: 978-1-62708-279-2
... Engineering (ICME) is a computationally-driven engineering system approach that can be used to accelerate materials development by integrating processing, manufacturing, and design to produce optimized products. Department of Energy has recently (first quarter 2013) awarded $6 million to a consortium...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860081
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... of Energy awarded Advanced Composite Products and Technology Inc. contract DE-FC26-99FT40262 for “Development and Manufacture of Cost-Effective Composite Drill Pipe” (CDP). As a result of this contract, full-size 6 in. (15 cm) OD, 30 ft (9 m) long pipe sections have been designed, developed, and statically...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2009
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.sfa.t52780157
EISBN: 978-1-62708-268-6
... was white. At the conclusion of the trial, the judge awarded $25.4 million to DSC’s owners. Why do you think the Navy refused to acknowledge the inconsistent reliability and lot-acceptance test requirements of the Mk 216 chaff dispenser? What could DSC have done differently to avoid finding itself...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250107
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
.... The strength is 10% higher than the best previous alloy and 25% higher than the original aluminum-zinc alloy 7075, developed during World War II. Alcoa received the ASM International Engineering Materials Achievement Award for the development of 7055. These latest high-strength alloys from Alcoa are used...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... that Republic Steel had violated the Wagner Act. It ordered the company to rehire thousands of workers with back pay and to award payment to the injured and the families of those killed. The company appealed the order, but the court ruled in favor of the NLRB. During the next several years, the union added...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cfw.t52860065
EISBN: 978-1-62708-338-6
... over by a sine wave of fiber bands directly after filament winding the pipe ( Fig. 6.24 ). The aircraft fuselage shown in Fig. 6.23 was filament wound by Larry Ashton, presently of Rocky Mountain Composites. It has been successfully flown, and Ashton received a Lifetime Achievement Award from...
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Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250073
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
.... Taylor and White did not make a patentable invention or discovery. The world, however, seemed to differ with this decision and every scientific honor was awarded them for their epoch-making announcement which revolutionized machine shop operation and machine-tool building.” Mathews was more than just...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.pdub.t53420041
EISBN: 978-1-62708-310-2
...–1903) was an American theoretical physicist, chemist, and mathematician. He devised much of the theoretical foundation for chemical thermodynamics and physical chemistry. Yale University awarded Gibbs the first American Ph.D. in engineering in 1863, and he spent his entire career at Yale. Between 1876...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130503
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... K.H. , Analysis of Solidification Cracking Using the Specific Crack Susceptibility , ISIJ Int. , Vol 40 ( No. 2 ), p 129 – 136 10.2355/isijinternational.40.129 53. Devletian J.H. , Final Report, Award 0096290, National Science Foundation , 2004 54. Shankar V...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060273
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... to the metallurgical research that eventually produced many of the advanced grades of steel used in tooling applications throughout the world. In 1910 the first patent for a tungsten carbide high-speed steel, known commercially as T1, was awarded to Crucible Steel in Syracuse, N.Y. This alloy possesses a chemical...