Testers of brittle materials can determine where a break originates and why with a new methodology in ASTM C 1322 Standard Practice for Fractography and Characterization of Fracture Origins in Advanced Ceramics (2002).
The Southwest Section of the American Ceramic Society recently issued a call for papers for the technical program to be presented at its Spring Meeting, to be held June 11-13, 2003, at the Sheraton Tulsa Hotel in Tulsa, Okla.
Pechiney recently announced a net loss of 50 million euros in 2002, corresponding to adjusted net income (restated to reflect the impact, after taxes, of restructuring expense, other (expense) income and other non-recurring items) of 211 million euros, or 2.69 euros per share, down 28% from the previous year.
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