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One Minute Mentor: Subcritical anneal to convert pearlite to ferrite

March 25, 2019

When maximum ductility and good machinability are needed and high strength is not required, ductile iron castings generally are given a full ferritizing anneal.

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DOE awards $36 million to develop materials for high-temperature heat exchangers

March 24, 2019

The U.S. Department of Energy, Washington, announces $36 million in awards for 18 projects as part of the High Intensity Thermal Exchange through Materials and Manufacturing Processes (HITEMMP).

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GE Aviation’s Catalyst turboprop engine wins award for 3D-printed design

March 24, 2019

GE Aviation, Auburn, Alabama, announces that it has been recognized by Aviation Week with a Laureate Award in the Business Aviation category for the GE Catalyst program’s innovative work with additive manufacturing design and implementation.

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Nikon's XT H 450 CT inspection system includes micro-focus X-ray source for dense parts

March 24, 2019

Nikon Metrology, England, has developed X-ray/CT (computed tomography) systems that inspect the complex inner structures of products and detect any defects within them, all without disassembling the product.

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Russian scientists research steel-vanadium-steel laminate for next-gen nuclear reactors

March 24, 2019

Materials scientists from the Russian National University of Science and Technology (NUST MISIS) announce that they have developed a unique steel-vanadium-steel sandwich material that is able to withstand temperatures of up to 700°C, hard radiation exposure, mechanical stress, and chemical exposure for a long period of time.

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Hitachi High-Tech micro-spot XRF analyzer now offered by Eastern Applied Research

March 22, 2019

Eastern Applied Research, Buffalo, N.Y., recently named as an Authorized Distributor of Hitachi High-Tech Science Corp., now offers an XRF analyzer developed for ultrathin film measurements and micro-spot analysis needs: the Hitachi FT-150 series.

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Cambridge spin-out company produces graphene sheets one atomic layer thick for wafers

March 22, 2019

Paragraf, a recent University of Cambridge spin-out company in England, has started producing graphene – a sheet of carbon just one atomic layer thick – at up to eight inches (20 cm) in diameter, large enough for commercial electronic devices.

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Rigaku EDXRF instrument analyzes elements from Na through U in almost any matrix

March 22, 2019

Rigaku, Japan, announces the newest addition to the NEX DE series, the Rigaku NEX DE VS direct excitation variable-spot EDXRF elemental analyzer, which is uniquely suited for small spot analysis applications.

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Bruker wins IF Design awards for three different spectrometer products

March 22, 2019

Bruker, Munich, has been awarded the IF (International Forum) Design Award for three different products: the FT-IR spectrometers Invenio and Alpha II, as well as the FT-NIR spectrometer MPA II in the categories “Industry” and “Medicine/Health” of the discipline “Product Design.”

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DualBeam FIB-SEM microscope for semiconductors includes new feedback systems

March 22, 2019

Thermo Fisher Scientific, Waltham, Mass., introduces its latest and most advanced focused ion beam scanning electron microscope (FIB-SEM) for nanometer-scale materials characterization and analysis: the Thermo Scientific Helios 5 DualBeam microscope.

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