Bulletin_85

Metallography and Microscopy


The purpose of this Bulletin_85 is to provide links to Online Sources.

The study of metals starts from the science of materials.

The methods that were devised and the means developed are essential to learn the subjects.

In particular they help to observe and describe the characteristic micro-structure of metals and alloys.

The Online Resources listed here offer a wide range of publications presenting essential knowledge on the above subjects.

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15 May 2013 -  Metallography and Microscopy - Bulletin_85


PWL#117B - Bulletin_85: Resources on Metallography and Microscopy to study Metals Micro-Structure. Specimens preparation: cutting, grinding, polishing, etching. Optical microscope, Electron microscope, Atomic force microscope, Scanning tunneling microscope, Photomicrography, Digital Imaging and much more...


The references published in this Bulletin_85 are selected to provide useful knowledge to our readers.

Some of the sources are commercial companies, presenting their services or goods together with technical advice.

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Readers should check if such information meets their purposes and needs.

The addresses reported hereafter in this Bulletin_85 were live and correct at the time of their publication.

There is no guarantee that they will always be so, because they are administered by the sources themselves and are under their control.

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Resources

Metallography
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metallography

Optical microscope
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optical_microscope

Electron microscope
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electron_microscope

Atomic force microscopy
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atomic_force_microscopy

Scanning tunneling microscope (STM)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scanning_tunneling_microscope

Atom probe
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atom_probe

Field ion microscope
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Field_ion_microscope

Metallography: Part One
http://www.keytometals.com/page.aspx?ID=CheckArticle&site=kts&NM=367

Metallography: Part Two
http://www.keytometals.com/page.aspx?ID=CheckArticle&site=KTS&NM=369

Frequently Asked Questions in Metallography
http://www.metallography.com/experts/faq.html

ASTM E3 - 11
Standard Guide for Preparation of Metallographic Specimens

Editorial: Microscopy and Metallography
(February 2010)
ASM1.

Microscopy/Metallography Buyers Guide (7 pages)
ASM2.

Light Microscopy (Download the Presentation)
http://www.georgevandervoort.com/metallography/general/20001282-light-microscopy.html

Color Metallography from Microscopy Today
GVW.

Education in Microscopy and Digital Imaging - Interactive Tutorials
http://zeiss-campus.magnet.fsu.edu/tutorials/index.html

Education in Microscopy and Digital Imaging -
Microscopy Reference Library
http://zeiss-campus.magnet.fsu.edu/referencelibrary/index.html

Steel and Metals
http://microscopy.zeiss.com/microscopy/en_sg/solutions/industry-sectors/steel-industry.html

Specimen Preparation for Light Microscopy (Presentation - 12 slides)
http://web.utk.edu/~prack/MSE%20300/Specimen%20Preparation%20for%20Light%20Microscopy.pdf

Light Microscopy
http://www.mee-inc.com/light.html

Microscope Stages
http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/anatomy/stage.html

How to buy School Microscopes
http://www.msa.microscopy.org/ProjectMicro/BuyMicroscopes.html

Microscopy (Presentation 42 slides)
http://www.auburn.edu/academic/classes/biol/4101/estridge2/tutorial1a.pdf

Microscopy Resource Center
http://www.olympusmicro.com/index.html

Interactive Java Tutorials
http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/java/index.html

Digital Imaging in Optical Microscopy
http://www.olympusmicro.com/primer/digitalimaging/digitalimagingdetectors.html

Introduction to Optical Microscopy, Digital Imaging, and Photomicrography
http://micro.magnet.fsu.edu/primer/index.html

Digital Imaging in Optical Microscopy
http://www.microscopyu.com/articles/digitalimaging/index.html

Basic Concepts and Formulas in Microscopy
http://www.microscopyu.com/articles/formulas/

Principles of Microscopy
http://www.life.umd.edu/CBMG/faculty/wolniak/wolniakmicro.html

Electron Beam Versus Optical Imaging of Particles
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3706

What is Electron Microscopy?
http://www.jic.ac.uk/microscopy/intro_em.html

Scanning Electron Microscopy
http://www.metalravne.com/selector/help/testing/sem.html

Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)
http://serc.carleton.edu/research_education/geochemsheets/techniques/SEM.html

Scanning Electron Microscopy Primer (29 pages)
http://www.charfac.umn.edu/instruments/sem_primer.pdf

Role of Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) in
Metal Failure Analysis

http://emicroscope.blogspot.co.il/2011/03/role-of-scanning-electron-microscope.html

The Transmission Electron Microscope
http://www.nobelprize.org/educational/physics/microscopes/tem/index.html

The Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM)
http://www.microscopehelp.com/theelectronmicroscope.html

Using Scanning Acoustic Microscopy to Study Subsurface Defects and Crack Propagation in Materials
http://www.tms.org/pubs/journals/JOM/9811/Connor/Connor-9811.html

Scanning Tunneling Microscopy (Presentation - 26 frames)
http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/jacky_anshu-965859-stm/

Seeing and catching atoms
http://www.ornl.gov/info/ornlreview/rev28-4/text/atoms.htm

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