Materials Evaluation

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Materials Evaluation (M.E.) is ASNT's flagship journal with news and features covering all aspects of NDT and the NDT industry. The technical content in M.E. is peer-reviewed by qualified technicians and researchers, ensuring quality details and discussion. The journal’s history and archive reaches back to the earliest formative days of the Society.

Current Issue: July 2019 - Volume 77, Issue 7

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The July issue of Materials Evaluation features a technical focus on NDT of Railroads, guest edited by Anish Poudel. This special issue provides an overview on rail inspection and wayside detection/monitoring technologies and their future for North American railroad applications. The selection of papers will introduce readers to recent developments and accomplishments in automated inspection technologies in North America, existing US governmental regulations, current industry challenges, and future opportunities for the automated condition assessment of railroad components. The Product Spotlight is on Crack Testing.

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