Introduction to Nondestructive Testing Author : Paul E. Mix Publisher : John Wiley & Sons Total Pages : 712 Release : 2005-06-24 ISBN 10 : 9780471719137 ISBN 13 : 0471719137 Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL GET BOOK Introduction to Nondestructive Testing Book Description: This updated Second Edition covers current state-of-the-arttechnology and instrumentation The Second Edition of this well-respected publication providesupdated coverage of basic nondestructive testing (NDT) principlesfor currently recognized NDT methods. The book provides informationto help students and NDT personnel qualify for Levels I, II, andIII certification in the NDT methods of their choice. It isorganized in accordance with the American Society forNondestructive Testing (ASNT) Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A(2001 Edition). Following the author's logical organization and clear presentation,readers learn both the basic principles and applications for thelatest techniques as they apply to a wide range of disciplines thatemploy NDT, including space shuttle engineering, digitaltechnology, and process control systems. All chapters have beenupdated and expanded to reflect the development of more advancedNDT instruments and systems with improved monitors, sensors, andsoftware analysis for instant viewing and real-time imaging. Keeping pace with the latest developments and innovations in thefield, five new chapters have been added: * Vibration Analysis * Laser Testing Methods * Thermal/Infrared Testing * Holography and Shearography * Overview of Recommended Practice No. SNT-TC-1A, 2001 Each chapter covers recommended practice topics such as basicprinciples or theory of operation, method advantages anddisadvantages, instrument description and use, brief operating andcalibrating procedures, and typical examples of flaw detection andinterpretation, where applicable.