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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
..., 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, and testing...
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 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, and the willful...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.t51270199
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
... 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 , 1981 Dickson J.J. et al...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.faesmch.9781627083010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-301-0
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.cub.t66910001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-250-1
... processes, equipment, and buildings Quantify corrosion costs Implement plan to reduce costs Lower risk of failure Safety Product liability Avoidance of regulation Loss of goodwill Review process and products for exposure to risk Evaluate risk and consequences of failure Lower exposure by technology...
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
... identify preventive measures. 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...
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 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, and compositional...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180151
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... in service. In addition, we have become a highly litigious society in which product liability claims are aggressively pursued in the courts as a means to force producers to make safety and reliability improvements and to punish companies financially for unsafe or substandard products. Therefore, analysis...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120131
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... and applications of this versatile but expensive metal. Cast titanium (see Chapter 6) was thought of as a “future” advance for over a decade before it evolved into an acceptable production technique for critical aerospace component applications. The designer or potential user planning...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310233
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
...-Performance, Lower-Nickel Alternative to 300 Series Alloys, Stainless Steel World, KCI Publishing , 2005 STAINLESS STEEL HAS BECOME the essential material for products related to food, health care, and laundry because it combines strength and durability with an unexcelled ability to be cleaned...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ssde.t52310257
EISBN: 978-1-62708-286-0
... 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 of nitric acid that stainless had its first industrial application. These are industries with purely need-driven material challenges...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 April 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.tpsfwea.t59300363
EISBN: 978-1-62708-323-2
... old show significant scratching abrasion on their outer surfaces, confirming that tooth abrasion has been a concern for millennia. A significant number of tribologists and graduate students are involved in using tribotesting equipment techniques on products...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 December 2000
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ttg2.t61120085
EISBN: 978-1-62708-269-3
... of the descaling media Variety of scales encountered in titanium descaling Protective coatings used in titanium manufacturing Scale is removed from titanium products by several mechanical methods. Abrasive methods, such as grinding and grit blasting, are preferred for removing heavy...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180061
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
..., cars and airplanes, even production of the smallest widget. Engineers plan the design, material delivery, manufacturing, and work schedules. They plan their entire day. There are three basic groups for the projects on an engineer’s desk at any one time: Things that will get done today Things...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mnm2.t53060407
EISBN: 978-1-62708-261-7
... competition, environmental impacts, safety concerns, and legal liability. Making successful products involves a series of interrelated functions ( Fig. 17.1 ) that are not always sufficiently realized. Though practices vary, design and materials selection must be a cooperative effort with ongoing...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.horfi.t51180029
EISBN: 978-1-62708-256-3
... and latent factors. Failures may also involve multiple parts, entire machines, or processes of any size and shape. The chapter examines the unique aspects of many failures and explains how they can sometimes be traced to systemic issues. It also covers the reasons why products fail, including improper...
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 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 and brittle...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.ffub.t53610549
EISBN: 978-1-62708-303-4
... sections Examination and analysis of metallographic specimens Determination of failure mechanism Chemical analysis (bulk, local, surface corrosion products, deposits or coatings, and microprobe analysis) Analysis by fracture mechanics Testing under simulated service conditions (special tests...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110524
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... the capabilities of many key optoelectronic failure analysis tools. The final section describes the common steps that should be followed so as to assure product reliability of optoelectronic components. failure analysis light emitting diodes optoelectronic devices product reliability semiconductor lasers...