This practice describes a procedure to qualitatively describe the nature of banded or oriented microstructures based on the morphological appearance of the microstructure. This practice describes stereological procedures for quantitative measurement of the degree of microstructural banding or orientation.
KeywordsASTM E1268 - Crystal Orientation - Crystal Structure and Defects - Metallography - Microstructure - Numerical Methods - Steel - Stereological Method - X-Ray Diffraction Technique
ICS CODE07.030 (Physics. Chemistry.)
UNSPSC CODE11101704 (Steel)
ASTM E1268-19, Standard Practice for Assessing the Degree of Banding or Orientation of Microstructures, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2019, www.astm.org