A Tour of Flame Nebula

A Tour of Flame Nebula Narrator (April Hobart, CXC): Astronomers have made an important advance in the understanding of how clusters of stars like our Sun form using data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory and infrared telescopes. The data show early notions of how star clusters are formed cannot be correct. The simplest idea is […]

X-Ray Diffraction

Narration My name is Tuesday Kuykendall and I’m the scientific instructional technician for the Materials Science and Engineering Department at the University of Washington. This our Focus D8 x-Ray Diffractometer The Bruker D8 Focus x-Ray Spectrometer is used to measure the crystal structure of powders or thin film materials. The X-rays are produced in an […]

Reference: X-ray inspection of casting parts

My name is Ludger Ohm, I m foundry engineer and Co-Owner of Ohm and Häner in Olpe, Germany. We decided for a VisiConsult X-ray inspection system, because of a big project from India. As the train-gearboxes were big and heavy the challenge was the part handling. We decided for this customized top-loader solution that allows […]