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Women In Engineering: Rosanne Brunello

March 20, 2019

This profile series introduces leading materials scientists from around the world who happen to be females. Here we speak with Rosanne Brunello, president and sales engineer at Mountain Rep in Cleveland.

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ASM International Announces IMAT 2020 Key Topics

March 18, 2019

Beginning in 2017, ASM International recognized the industry need for a technical program reminiscent of the historical ASM Materials Week Conference. Last year, ASM announced its first annual International Materials Applications & Technologies Conference & Exhibition (IMAT), to be held in Cleveland, OH, September 14-17, 2020. Today, ASM is proud to share key topics to be showcased during...

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ASM International Announces New Digital Short Courses

March 11, 2019

ASM International is pleased to announce the addition of seven new Digital Short Courses to the ASM Materials Solutions Education course offerings. The new modules are part of a continuum of learning options within ASM’s physical laboratory/classrooms, online references, and Customized On-Site Training classes held at client locations.

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Microscopy technique sheds light on hydrogen's effects in metal

February 20, 2019

Hydrogen, the second-tiniest of all atoms, can penetrate right into the crystal structure of a solid metal. That’s good news for efforts to store hydrogen fuel safely within the metal itself, but it is bad news for structures such as the pressure vessels in nuclear plants, where hydrogen uptake eventually makes the vessel’s metal walls more brittle, which can lead to failure. But this...

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ASM International CEO Corner: Bridging The Digital Divide

January 31, 2019

By the time you read this column, ASM’s new Silverchair publishing and digital library system has been live for about a month, with the ASM Handbook series as the initial reengineered content.

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ASM’s Investment in Granta Design Ltd. Generates Returns: Collaborations to Continue under New Ownership

January 25, 2019

ASM International is excited to announce that our long standing relationship with Granta Design Ltd. has started a new chapter with the recent announcement of Granta’s acquisition by ANSYS, Inc. ANSYS, the global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software offers the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software that helps solve the most complex design...

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Secrets of nanoscale crystal formation unlocked by powerful x-ray beams

January 24, 2019

Researchers determined for the first time what controls formation of two different nanoscale crystalline structures in the metal cobalt. Using high-energy x-ray beams, scientists at the Georgia Institute of Technology watched a high-pressure, high-temperature chemical reaction, which allowed them to study cobalt nanoparticles as they grew from clusters including tens of atoms to crystals...

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How water vapor changes metal at the atomic level

January 24, 2019

Corrosion is difficult to prevent, as the exact mechanism that accelerates its growth on metals and alloys has remained elusive to engineers. Now an international team of scientists has peered into the atomic-level workings of water vapor corrosion, using an environmental transmission electron microscope. Their research reveals how the involvement of protons speeds the corrosion process.

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Women In Engineering Profile: Jesi Clinton

January 22, 2019

This profile series introduces leading materials scientists from around the world who happen to be females. Here we speak with Jesi Clinton, welding subject matter expert at Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems in Andover, Mass.

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