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20th July 2021

Seeing the light: making good use of optical microscopes

Every metallographic lab has visible light optical microscopes. In one of my previous blogs, I introduced a method of using […]

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22nd June 2021

Optical microscopy to analyse aluminium alloy grains
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21st February 2020

Aluminium Surface Analysis: high resolution low-kV SEM
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10th January 2020

Vehicle lightweighting: from laboratory to industry
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8th March 2019

Why paint sticks – it’s all about the pretreatment
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10th August 2018

Total reflectance and colour measurements to evaluate aluminium etching
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26th July 2018

Measuring aluminium surface cleanliness by microscopy
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13th July 2018

Aluminium surface cleaning – a brief overview
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9th February 2018

Aluminium Automotive Sheet Alloys
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12th January 2018

Evaluating fracture toughness in extrusions: 2
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13th December 2017

Evaluating toughness in aluminium extrusions: 1
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15th September 2017

Understanding your aluminium oxide surface
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18th August 2017

Solidification under Zero Gravity
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