The Professional Materialographer (TPM)
The Professional Materialographer Lectures - online
Get a thorough grounding in the basics of materialography with a series of lectures for both new and experienced professional materialographers.TPM Lectures are a series of online teaching, sessions covering every aspect of professional materialography from cutting, grinding, and polishing to hardness testing and microscopy. For relative beginners, it is an ideal way to learn the basics. For experienced materialographers, it is an opportunity to fill in any blanks and find new ways to improve your own processes.
What You Get
You will receive a complete theoretical grounding in all aspects of mechanical and electrolytic materialographic preparation, including wet abrasive cutting, hot and cold mounting, grinding and polishing, etching, microscopy, and hardness testing.
How You Benefit
You will learn how to correctly prepare samples for analysis – avoiding preparation damage – and how to make the correct choice regarding consumables and analysis parameters. You will also receive a good grounding in method selection and the basic understanding you need to implement new or improved materialographic processes in your lab.