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Magnesium extracted from ore in continuous process by carbothermic technology

August 07, 2017

The University of Colorado at Boulder announces that its researchers have developed a technology to extract magnesium from ore in a continuous process that requires less energy and generates less waste.

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Get the latest on titanium brazing

August 04, 2017

An article by one of the leading authorities on titanium brazing – vetted and accepted for publication in the peer-reviewed ASM Handbook, Volume 6, Welding, Brazing, and Soldering – is now available online in digital form. "Brazing of Conventional Titanium Alloys," a comprehensive, fact-filled survey by industry expert Alexander E. Shapiro, Ph.D., Titanium Brazing Inc., offers in-depth...

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President's Message

August 04, 2017

It's hard to believe that we are already well into the summer months of 2017! It's been a very busy and exciting year for ASM and TSS.

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Spray Tips: Volumetric Powder Feeders

August 04, 2017

Volumetric powder feeders are based on a positive-displacement mechanism that delivers packets of powder.

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Metalysis signs joint R&D program to develop aluminum-scandium powder alloy

August 03, 2017

Metalysis, England, has signed a joint research and development program with an international partner to co-create high-value aluminum-scandium alloys.

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Lockheed Martin awards $1 million to Denver university for additive manufacturing lab

August 03, 2017

Lockheed Martin, Denver, announces that it will award a $1 million grant to the Metropolitan State University of Denver to establish an on-campus Lockheed Martin Additive Manufacturing Laboratory, where students will have access to a state-of-the-art AM system on which to design and create aerospace components.

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One Minute Mentor: Residual Stress Profiles

August 03, 2017

Residual stress profiles of nitrided austenitic AISI 316 are shown in the graph.

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Lindberg MPH box furnace can provide six different heat treating atmospheres

August 01, 2017

Lindberg MPH, Riverside, Mich., has shipped an electrically heated rod over-bend atmosphere box furnace capable of providing six different atmospheres, to a company in the steel and mining industry.

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Wisconsin Oven enhanced-duty walk-in ovens will dry sand cores for casting in two hours

August 01, 2017

Wisconsin Oven Corp., East Troy, Wis., has shipped two natural-gas-fired enhanced-duty walk-in batch ovens that are designed to dry the sand cores used in the casting of a variety of parts.

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Heat Treating Society member Steve Ferdon earns CHTE Distinguished Service Award

August 01, 2017

The Center for Heat Treating Excellence at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Mass., announces that it has presented its Distinguished Service Award to Steve Ferdon.

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