|Source:||National Institute of Standards and Technology|
|Date:||4/1/94 Record No.: 10068|
|Contact:||Neville Pugh, 301-975-5960|
Prime collaboration with industry--have 20 CRADAs. In process of developing closer ties with Federal Labs (Sandia, ORNL, Wright Labs and with universities (MIT).
Emphasis on Process Control--sensing in situ for "intelligent processing," using models of the process to provide feedback in real time.
Powder metallurgy--able to control particle size.
Materials Characterization--structure, properties, corrosion, fracture, fatigue, hydrogen embrittlement, stress corrosion cracking.