Metallography of Steels

  • Ferrous
Steels are widely used in a variety of engineering applications ranging from civil to aerospace and automotive industries. The simplicity to manufacture, the cost and the well-studied properties of...

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Metallography of Titanium

  • Non-ferrous
Titanium alloys are known for their high specific tensile strength and toughness, and corrosion resistance among non-ferrous alloys. Unlike aluminum alloys, titanium alloys are resistant to This makes...

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Metallography of Aluminium

  • Non-ferrous
Aluminium alloys offer light-weight solutions for structural applications making them widely used in the Aerospace and Automotive industry. Their high specific strength positions them advantageously...

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Metallography of Copper Alloys

  • Non-ferrous
Copper has been historically used by humans since tens of thousands of years ago and hence has a historical significance is the domain of metallurgy. Being a metal, whose alloys have been explored and...

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Preparing flat metallographic samples

  • Specific operations
Metallography of some samples (with phases of varying hardness, with coatings, with intricate contours etc) demands flat polished surfaces with no form of relief or edge rounding. However, the process...

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Guide to Mounting

  • Specific operations
During metallographic sample preparation, the cut samples are usually mounted in a resin into cylindrical shapes before polishing. While mounting may seem as an auxiliary step in sample preparation,...

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