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1. Front Matter

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Preface, Rockwell International

2. Introductory

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Catastrophe Design - Or How To Behave Like a Worm, J. E. Gordon

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Introductory Comments, D. O. Thompson

3. Eddy Currents

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Surface Flaw Detection with Ferromagnetic Resonance Probes, B. A. Auld, A. Ezekiel, D. Pettibone, and D. K. Winslow

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Microwave Eddy-Current Techniques for Quantitative NDE, A. J. Bahr

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Overview of Eddy Current Research at Saarbrücken, P. Höller, R. Becker, and K. Betzold

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Two Approaches to Solving the Inversion Problem for Eddy Current NDE, T. G. Kincaid, M. V. K. Chari, Z. J. Csendes, K. Fong, and R. O. McCary

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Finite Element Analysis of Aximsymmetric Geometries in Quantitative NDE, R. Palanisamy and W. Lord

4. Eddy Currents, Techniques and Phenomena

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Design of a Temperature-Compensated Induction Extensometer, W. E. Deeds, A. R. Yazdi, and C. V. Dodd

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Tribostimulated Emission of Electrons and Neutral Particles from Anodized Aluminum, J. T. Dickinson and P. Braunlich

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Materials Characterization by Time Delay Spectrometry Ultrasound, P. M. Gammel and M. H. Leipold

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Identification of Acoustic Emission Source Mechanisms, C. R. Heiple and S. H. Carpenter

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Acoustic Emission Source Characterization Through Direct Time-Domain Deconvolution, N. N. Hsu and D. G. Eitzen

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Assessment of Positron Annihilation as a Potential Non-Destructive Examination Technique, W. B. Jones, J. A. Van Den Avyle, W. B. Bauster, and W. R. Wampler

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AC Magnetic Fields in the Vicinity of a Crack Calculated by Analytic and Numerical Methods, A. H. Kahn and R. Spal

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Investigation of Nuclear Acoustic Resonance for the Nondestructive Determination of Residual Stress, G. A. Matzkanin, R. G. Leisure, and D. K. Hsu

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A Review of Recent Positron Annihilation NDE Applications, S. Panchanadeeswaran, Po-We Ure Jr., and J. G. Byrne

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Nondestructive Evaluation of Bulk Stresses in Aluminum and Copper, K. Salama and C. K. Ling

5. Ultrasonic Transducers

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PVF2 Transducers for NDT, E. Carome, K. Fesler, H. J. Shaw, D. G. Weinstein, and L. T. Zitelli

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Development of Transducers for NDE, Gordon S. Kino, B. T. Khuri-Yakub, A. Selfridge, and H. Tuan

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Half-Space Radiation by EMAT's, William J. Pardee and R. B. Thompson

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Absolute Ultrasonic Measurements with Piezoelectric Transducers, Wolfgang Sachse

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Understanding Materials Reliability - The Mechanisms of Fracture, Robb M. Thomson

6. Failure Mechanisms for Metals

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J-Integral Elastic-Plastic Fracture Mechanics Technology in the U.S. Navy, J. P. Gudas, J. A. Joyce, and H. H. Vanderveldt

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Subcritical Crack Growth and Its Relation to Predictive Analysis, H. L. Marcus

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Microcrack Initiation and Growth, W. L. Morris and M. R. James

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Turbine Disk Retirement-for-Cause: Measurement of Inspection Uncertainty for Disk Eddy Current Inspections, C. A. Rau Jr., S. W. Hopkins, J. W. Eischen, and D. E. Allison

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Elastic Plastic Crack Mechanics, J. R. Rice

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Session V. Miscellaneous Discussion, Robb M. Thomson

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Understanding Materials Reliability - the Mechanisms of Fracture, Robb M. Thomson

7. Non Metallic NDE, Acoustic Microscopy

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Ultrasonic Inspection of Rubber Sonar Dome Windows, George A. Alers and C. M. Fortunko

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Acoustic Microscopy Via Scanning, A. Atalar and C. F. Quate

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Digital Dislpay of Acoustic Holographic Images, J. W. Brophy, A. E. Holt, and J. H. Flora

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Nondestructive Evaluation of Flaw Criticality in Graphite-Epoxy Laminates, S. N. Chatterjee, Z. Hashin, and R. B. Pipes

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Application of Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE) in Assessing the State-of-Health of Photovoltaic Solar Arrays, C. D. Coulbert and J. C. Arnett

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Nondestructive Monitoring of Flaw Growth in Graphite/Epoxy Laminates Under Spectrum Fatigue Loading, I. M. Daniel, S. W. Schramm, and T. Liber

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Statistical Evaluation of Sources of Acoustic Emission in Composites, Lloyd J. Graham

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Polymer Composite Reliability Requirements for Large Space Structures, Jovan Moacanin

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X-Ray Stress Measurement in Graphite/Epoxy Composites, P. Predecki and C. S. Barrett

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Implementation of an Ultrasonic, Adhesive Bond Test Bed: Sample Problems: Aluminum to Aluminum and Honeycomb Structures, E. Segal, G. Thomas, and J. Rose

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Further Progress on Nondestructive Diagnosis of Hybrid Microelectronic Components Using Transmission Acoustic Microscopy, J. K. Wang, C. C. Lee, and C. S. Tsai

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Nondestructive Subsurface Imaging with the Reflection Acoustic Microscope, R. D. Weglein and D. A. Bergren

8. Visualization Procedures

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Digital Synthetic-Aperture Acoustic Imaging System, Doug Corl, Gordon S. Kino, D Behar, H. Olaisen, and P. Titchener

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Mapping of Materials Stress with Ultrasonic Tomography, B. P. Hildebrand and T. P. Harrington

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Progress Report on Varian Ultrasound Imaging System for NDE, George Jahn and Steve Gehlbach

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Wavefront Reconstruction Acoustic Imaging Using Two-Dimensional Arrays, Ken Lakin

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Application of Tomography to the Nuclear Industry, R. A. Morris, R. P. Kruger, and G. W. Wecksung

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A Comparison of Acoustic Microscopy, Imaging, Holographic and Tomographic Procedures, C. F. Quate

9. Ultrasonics, Bulk Waves

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Direct and Inverse Methods for Scattering by Cracks at High Frequencies, J. D. Achenbach

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Diffraction of Ultrasonic Waves by Elliptical Cracks in Metals, Laszlo Adler and D. Kent Lewis

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Finite Difference Methods Applied to Ultrasonic Non-Destructive Testing Problems, Leonard J. Bond

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Elastic Wave Scattering by General Shaped Defects: the Distorted Wave Born Approximation, Eytan Domany, Kathie E. Newman, and S. Teitel

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An Application of Padé Approximants to Elastic Wave Scattering, J. E. Gubernatis

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Matrix Theory of Elastic Wave Scattering: Application to Scattering of Transverse Waves, Jon L. Opsal

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Overview of Ultrasonic Developments, R. B. Thompson

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Measurements of Ultrasonic Scattering from Bulk Flaws of Complex Shape, Bernard R. Tittmann, Richard K. Elsley, and N. E. Paton

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Elastic Wave Scattering by Rough Flaws and Cracks, Vasundara V. Varadan and Vijay K. Varadan

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Application of MOOT to Scattering of Elastic Waves from Inclusions and Cracks, William M. Visscher

10. Ultrasonics, Surface Waves

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Laser Detection and Imaging Techniques for Surface Examination, S. Ameri, Eric A. Ash, U. Htoo, D. Murray, and H. K. Wickramasinghe

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On the Resonances of Surface Breaking Cracks, S. Ayter and B. A. Auld

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Life Prediction for Al in the Microcrack Regime Using SAW NDE, Otto Buck, W. L. Morris, M. R. James, and R. J. Richards

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Fatigue Lifetime Prediction with the Aid of SAW NDE, Bernard R. Tittmann and Otto Buck

11. Ultrasonics, Material Properties

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Interrogation of Voids in SOlids Utilizing Ramp Function Ultrasonic Pulses, Bill D. Cook

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Fast Signal-Averaging Unit for Ultrasonic Testing: Characterization of Materials Properties and SNR-Improvement for Coarse Grained Materials, K. Goebbels, S. Kraus, and R. Neumann

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Acoustic Measurement of Microstructures in Steels, N. Grayeli, D. Ilić, F. Stanke, Gordon S. Kino, and J. C. Shyne

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Defect Identification and Sizing by the Ultrasonic Satellite-Pulse Technique, G. J. Gruber

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The Use of Acoustoelastic Measurements to Characterize the Stress States in Cracked Solids, J. Hunter, R. King, Gordon S. Kino, D. Barnett, G. Herrmann, and D. Ilić

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Deterministic and Probabilistic Inversion at Long Wavelengths, John M. Richardson

12. Inversion Procedures

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Progress on a Mathematical Inversion Technique for Non-Destructive Evaluation, Norman Bleistein and Jack K. Cohen

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Applications of Image Reconstruction in NDE, R. V. Denton and S. Maitra

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Ultrasonic Caustics and the Inverse Scattering Problem in NDE, P. A. Doyle

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Inverse Scattering at Low and Intermediate Frequencies, K. W. Fertig and John M. Richardson

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Mathematical Principles of Data Inversion, D. A. Lee

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Testing the Inverse Born Procedure for Spheroidal Voids, J. H. Rose, Vasundara V. Varadan, Vijay K. Varadan, Richard K. Elsley, and Bernard R. Tittmann

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Application of Adaptive Learning Networks for the Characterization of Two-Dimensional and Three-Dimensional Defects in Solids, M. F. Whalen, L. J. O'Brien, and Anthony N. Mucciardi

13. New Technology Applications

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Detection of Bending Stresses in Buried Pipelines, George A. Alers and R. Bruce Thompson

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Radiographic Inspection of Welds, R. L. Buckrop

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A Basis for Traceable NDE Standards, D. G. Eitzen, H. Berger, and George Birnbaum

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Weld Inspection with Shear Horizontal Acoustic Waves Gnerated by EMATs, C. M. Fortunko and W. E. Lawrence

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Acoustic Emission Monitoring of In-Flight Crack Growth in Air Craft Structures, P. H. Hutton and James R. Skorpik

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On Determining Stess in Bolts Ultrasonically, D. E. MacDonald

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Inspection of the Lower Half of Wing Lap Joints with EMATs, J. F. Martin, P. J. Hodgetts, R. H. Houston, R. Bruce Thompson, and Donald O. Thompson

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Strong Need for Improved Ultrasonic Standards for Inspection of Artillery Shell Metal Bodies, J. M. Smith

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Rapid Ultrasonic Inspection of Army Projectiles, Len T. Spragins

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An EMAT System for Detecting Flaws in Steam Generator Tubes, R. Bruce Thompson, Richard K. Elsley, W. E. Peterson, and C. F. Vasile

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Portable Instrument for Detection of Surface Flaws Using EMATs, C. F. Vasile, R. B. Houston, E. Pongrancz-Bartha, and R. E. Lee

14. Test Beds

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Test Bed for Quantitative NDE, R. C. Addison Jr., R. B. Houston, J. M. Martin, and R. Bruce Thompson

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Development of Advanced NDE Ultrasonic Equipment, A. S. Birks and G. J. Posakony

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Automatic Interpretation of Ultrasonic Imaging, Stephen S. Lane and Douglas K. Lemon

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Automated Inspection Device for Explosive Charge in Shells - AIDECS, Hans Weber, A. P. Trippe, D. Costello, J. C. Young, L. A. Parks, C. A. Preskitt, and Joseph John

15. Failure Modes, Defect Characterization, and Accept/Reject Criteria

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Long Wave Ultrasonic Characterization of Inclusions in Silicon Nitride, L. A. Ahlberg, Richard K. Elsley, Lloyd J. Graham, and John M. Richardson

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High-Frequency Bulk Wave Measurements of Structural Ceramics, C. H. Chou, B. T. Khuri-Yakub, K. Liang, and Gordon S. Kino

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Ultrasonic Detection of Surface Flaws in Gas Turbine Ceramics, Thomas Derkacs and I. M. Matay

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Structural and Microstructural Design in Brittle Materials, A. G. Evans

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Probabilistic Models for Defect Initiated Fracture in Ceramics, A. G. Evans, M. E. Meyer, K. W. Fertig, B. I. Davis, and H. R. Baumgartner

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Characterization of Defects and Heterogeneities in Silicon Nitride and Silicon Carbide by Different NDE Methods, K. Goebbels and H. Reiter

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Nondestructive Evaluation Techniques for Silicon Carbide Heat-Exchanger Tubing, D. S. Kupperman, W. D. Deininger, N. P. Lapinski, C. Sciammarella, and D. Yuhast

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Conditional Probability of Failure and Accept/Reject Criteria, John M. Richardson, K. W. Fertig, and A. G. Evans

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Acoustic Surface Wave Probing of Ceramics, J. Tien, B. T. Khuri-Yakub, and Gordon S. Kino

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Differentiation of Various Flaw Types in Ceramics Using the Scanning Laser Acoustic Microscope, D. E. Yuhas, T. E. McGraw, and L. W. Kessler