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Metallography, Microstructure, and Analysis

Metallography, Microstructure, and Analysis

Application and Innovation for Metals, Alloys, and Engineered Materials

Editor: Ryan M. Deacon

ISSN: 2192-9270 (electronic version)

Journal no. 13632

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Ryan M. Deacon, Editor, United Technologies Research Center, East Hartford, CT, USA

Associate Editor
Elvin Beach, Associate Editor, Worthington Industries, Columbus, OH, USA

Advisory Editor

Chris Bagnall, Advisory Editor, MCS Associates, Greensburg, PA, USA
Editorial Board
Günter E. Petzow, Advisor to the Board, Max Planck Institute, Germany
James E. Martinez, IMS Board Liaison to Publications Committees, NASA Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center, Houston, TX, USA
George Abraham IV, Allied High Tech Products, Inc., Compton, CA, USA
Krishan K. Chawla, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
Daolun Chen, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
Sunniva Collins, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Amber M. Dalley, RJ Lee Group, Ogden, Utah, USA
Ke Lu, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Laura Moyer, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, USA
Frank Mücklich, Saarland University, Germany
George Pantazopoulos, ELKEME Hellenic Research Centre for Metals, Oinofyta Viotias, Greece
Vilupanur A. Ravi, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, CA, USA
Tony Rollett, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Donald F. Susan, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, USA
George F. Vander Voort, Vander Voort Consulting, L.L.C., Wadsworth, IL, USA
Jeffrey Wadsworth, Battelle, Columbus, OH, USA

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  • Aims and Scope

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    The journal Metallography, Microstructure, and Analysis publishes original, peer-reviewed research articles on engineered materials, which are defined as both processed and inorganic. The journal focuses on the art and science of preparing, interpreting, and analyzing microstructures for the purpose of understanding material behavior and performance, and serves as a forum for engineers and scientists to exchange the latest information regarding the evolution of microstructures in a variety of materials. 

    Topics focus on the role of microstructure in engineering processes and materials properties. Specifically, the journal publishes contributions that discuss the ways in which microstructures can influence, or arise from:  

    1) Mechanical and thermal processing of metals, alloys, and ceramics 

    2) Environmental degradation (such as oxidation and corrosion)

    3) Welding, casting, and solidification processes

    4) Additive or digital manufacturing techniques

    5) Failure of engineering structures, and

    6) Electronic materials.

    In addition to these general topics, the journal covers a wide range of more specialized materials science and metallurgy issues, such as the characterization of building materials, archaeometallurgy, high-strain-rate phenomena, tribological surfaces and interfaces, superplasticity, and radiation effects. Also of interest are new and alternative techniques for microstructural examination and analysis (including metallography, ceramography, and microscopy), computer-aided microstructural analysis, and techniques for physical and chemical analysis as they relate to microstructure.

    Contributions that present a complete treatment of a microstructure, from its formation to preparation techniques to interpretation and analysis, are especially of interest to the journal.

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