Article - 21 Feb 2001
Severe local attack, such as pitting, (see figure 1) and crevice corrosion, can be a significant problem in stainless steels and other alloys that depend on self-healing.
News - 1 Jul 2009
DEStech Publications, Inc. announces the publication of Creep + Fracture in High Temperature Components: Design + Life Assessment Issues.
This book, the second in a series, is an important...
Article - 7 May 2013
Stainless Steel 301 is a commonly available austenitic stainless steel having good corrosion resistance and increased amount of carbon to allow for cold working to a range of tempers. Grade 301...
Article - 13 Sep 2012
Stainless steels are high-alloy steels. They contain about 4-30% of chromium. They are further classified into three types such as martensitic, austenitic, and ferritic steels. Another group of...
Article - 29 Jun 2012
The Unified Numbering System provides an identification number for alloys and metals. This number comprises a letter that is followed by five numbers. This article details designations for welding...
Article - 18 Apr 2002
The basis of the nickel-titanium shape memory alloy (SMA) class is the intermetallic equiatomic binary alloy NiTi.
Article - 8 Jan 2002
Stainless steels are often used when high temperature oxidation resistance or hot strength are required. Reasons for this including scaling resistance, creep strength, structurla stability,...
News - 22 Jun 2010
Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: ATI) announced that it has selected Siemens VAI Metals Technologies (Siemens Industry, Inc.) to design, engineer, and supply the hot-rolling mill for...
Article - 31 Mar 2018
Duplex steels were first developed in the 1970s, and since then, their use has gradually increased.
News - 5 Apr 2005
A new alloy developed and patented by researchers at Lehigh University, Sandia National Laboratory and Idaho National Laboratory could help the U.S. dispose more safely of 50,000 tons of spent nuclear...