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Tuesday 19th June

Failure Investigation & Microscopy

Event Venue and Description – AMRC Training Centre

**2-day workshop**

This two-day workshop explains the principle mechanisms for failure of metal components and how to investigate failure, including equipment and techniques needed for detailed metallographic investigations.  It is suitable for anyone involved in the regular or forensic analysis of failed metal components or in the routine examination of microstructures for research or quality control.

The following topics will be covered:

Metallography and Microscopy

  • Sectioning
  • Mounting
  • Grinding and polishing
  • Etching
  • Optical microscopy
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM)

Failure Analysis Techniques

  • Basic metallurgy
  • Failure modes
  • Analytical techniques
  • Case studies and prevention of failure

The workshop is free of charge to qualifying SMEs in the Sheffield City Region.

For further information and details on how to register, please follow the link below.