1. Introduction

  1. Mark V. Brook

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118104781.ch1

Ultrasonic Inspection Technology Development and Search Unit Design: Examples of Practical Applications

Ultrasonic Inspection Technology Development and Search Unit Design: Examples of Practical Applications

How to Cite

Brook, M. V. (2011) Introduction, in Ultrasonic Inspection Technology Development and Search Unit Design: Examples of Practical Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118104781.ch1

Author Information

  1. West Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470874349

Online ISBN: 9781118104781

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Keywords:

  • NDT methods, physical principles, the basis for methods;
  • discontinuities and detectability, and Murphy's law;
  • NDT characteristics, method preferences and discontinuities;
  • ultrasonic testing, wave/mode symmetric and asymmetric

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General Characteristic of Nondestructive Testing (NDT) Methods

  • Ultrasonic Wave Type Overview