hydrogen embrittlement
Advanced Materials

Hydrogen embrittlement in high-strength steels

25.05.2018 tribonet 323 Views

Manufacturers of vehicle and machine components often use high-strength steels to save material in lightweight construction and for crash-relevant structural components that require exceptionally high durability. When welding these components, various factors may lead to […]

SEM metal
General Topics

How to prevent metal embrittlement

08.12.2017 tribonet 100 Views

Analysis shows certain crystal boundaries can enhance, or reduce, hydrogen’s damaging effects. When a metal tube lines an oil well thousands of feet below the surface of the ocean, that metal had better be solid […]