1-20 of 24 Search Results for

technical skills

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110032
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... financial management laboratory design laboratory organization staffing strategic development Failure Analysis (FA) of electronic components is a highly technical activity requiring highly skilled personnel, increasingly complex (and increasingly costly) equipment, and the development of...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250047
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
..., however, and the individual skills of the steelmaker determined the success of the product; science had little to offer during this time. The first technical interests in examining the nature of steel came just past the midpoint of the 19th century. Henry Clifton Sorby of Sheffield, England, examined...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250025
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... experimenting outside of his plant, his father-in-law had Kelly examined by a physician, Dr. Alfred Champion. Apparently Kelly communicated much better with this technically trained man than with his family, backers, and neighbors because he convinced Champion of the merits of his experimental process. Later...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110042
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
..... A skilled optical designer can correct spherical aberration provided he controls all the refractive media. However when inspecting circuits from the backside of the wafer, the intervening silicon becomes part of the optical path. The silicon introduces spherical aberration whose severity depends on...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870517
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... according to the specific instructions outlined in the structural repair manual or technical order for the aircraft. Each such manual is prepared by the aircraft manufacturer and approved by the appropriate governing agency, such as the Federal Aviation Agency for commercial aircraft or the Air Force/Navy...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 March 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.stg2.t61280079
EISBN: 978-1-62708-267-9
... shell must be strong enough to resist deformation but thin enough to let heat of solidification be transferred away by conduction and radiation. Mold design, including the dimensions of the article to be produced, is a critical part of the investment casting process. A skilled designer must be able to...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 April 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.imub.t53720293
EISBN: 978-1-62708-305-8
... conformance with customer drawings and documents, which are frequently based on various government, technical society, or commercial specifications. For a foundry to ensure casting quality, inspection procedures must be efficiently directed toward the prevention of imperfections, the detection of...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110244
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... future work will also be considered. The purpose of this article is to establish a clear technical foundation and evolutionary timeline while detailing how LVP is utilized in a practical setting. This review should be considered an entry point into LVP technology and a guide towards future learning...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 May 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.hma.t59250187
EISBN: 978-1-62708-287-7
... under Judge Gary, who continued to work until he was 80 years old. The financial success of the 1920s obscured the fact that the company was falling behind in new technical developments. A small competitor, the American Rolling Mill Company in Hamilton, Ohio, developed a continuous sheet rolling...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.jub.t53290165
EISBN: 978-1-62708-306-5
... degree of skill is required to perform manual brazing operations; personnel limitations may rule out the process. Brazing fluxes and filler rods may evolve toxic fumes and poisonous vapors. Many types of solder contain lead, which is a poison. Many industries are attempting to move to lead-free solder...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfub.t53740103
EISBN: 978-1-62708-308-9
... flat-faced dies. This process can be selected when the forging is too large to be produced in closed dies. All forgeable metals can be forged in open dies. Highly skilled hammer and press operators, with the aid of various auxiliary tools, can produce relatively complex shapes in open dies. However...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870307
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... number of detail parts into a single assembly. In spite of these technical advances, assembly still accounts for a significant portion of the total manufacturing cost, representing as much as 50 percent of the total cost of a delivered part. Assembly operations are labor-intensive and involve many steps...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2020
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.phtbp.t59310055
EISBN: 978-1-62708-326-3
... successful application depends greatly on the skill of the operator. Selective quenching: This process is used when areas of a part are selected to remain relatively unaffected by the quenching medium. This can be accomplished by insulating the area to be protected or by allowing the quenchant to...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2011
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.jub.t53290001
EISBN: 978-1-62708-306-5
..., given the proper clearance conditions and heat, a brazed joint is not dependent on operator skill, as are most fusion welding processes. Automation is also simplified by the fact that heat can be applied to the joint by many means, including torches, furnaces, induction coils, electrical resistance, and...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2013
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfub.t53740325
EISBN: 978-1-62708-308-9
... modest technical advantages, particularly in high-speed centrifugal equipment. It should be noted that government regulations now discourage the use of lead-base alloys for health and hazardous waste disposal reasons. Babbitting of bearing shells can be accomplished by three methods: static babbitting...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2010
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.scm.t52870489
EISBN: 978-1-62708-314-0
... orientations and number of plies needed to meet strength and stiffness requirements; the designer took overall responsibility for the design, consulting with the proper engineering group when there was a technical question. Today’s design environment is totally different. Designs are now created by...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110461
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... preparation and analysis. The strengths of various TEM techniques outlined in this article should then be optimized to extract actionable data from the sample. The authors would like to thank the members of the Product Diagnostic Center-Austin, NXP Semiconductors, TX for their technical contributions and...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 2019
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.mfadr7.t91110524
EISBN: 978-1-62708-247-1
... you something important. Once the dominant failure mechanisms are understood, one can build a failure analysis tree. All skilled analysts, perhaps without realizing it, use such a decision tree to guide their thinking, even if they haven’t gone to the trouble of documenting it. The failure...
Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 September 2008
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.fahtsc.t51130043
EISBN: 978-1-62708-284-6
... distortions in the electromagnetic fields, with a result of changing the field impedance. The advantage of this method is that subsurface discontinuities can be detected. No special skill is required to use this method, and the method can be automated. Probe contact with the part is not needed. Limitations of...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Technical Books
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 October 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.tb.lmub.t53550223
EISBN: 978-1-62708-307-2