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heat treat·ment

in dentistry, a method of controlled temperature handling of metals so as to change the microscopic structure and thus the physical properties.
See also: temper, anneal.

heat treat·ment

(hēt trētmĕnt)
In dentistry, method of controlled temperature handling of metals to change microscopic structure and thus physical properties.
See also: temper, anneal
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a) The classical isothermal bainitic heat treatment combines a lot of superior attributes used in the automotive industry.
Figure 8 shows the dependence of the BET specific surface area on the temperature of the heat treatment.
Even if the insects live through a combined diatomaceous earth and heat treatment, the diatomaceous earth offers residual value for insect control if left in place after treatment.
Yet, the assurance of phytosanitation from the heat treatment combined with the long-term benefits of the borate may provide sufficient value to offset the cost of the treatment.
After heat treatment the equatorial reflections sharpen considerably, as seen in Figs.
The chemical changes occurring in lignin and hemicellulose during heat treatment of wood at temperatures higher than 180[degrees]C results in reduction of wood hygroscopicity, consequently, in improvement of the dimensional stability and resistance to fungal attack (Feist and Sell 1987, Tjeerdsma et al.
The heat treating process is designed to be implemented in existing manufacturing facilities using conventional heat treatment equipment, such as continuous belt furnaces, fluidized beds or furnace systems designed specifically for rapid heat treatment.
technology has already proven successful in many heat treatment operations in Europe because rapid gas injection and homogenous mixing are hallmarks of process efficiency and product quality.
Hot Water Treatment (HWT), Vapour Heat Treatment (VHT) and Irradiations facility are technical measures adopted to tackle the issue of fruit fly.
Big Market Research adds a report titled "Global Heat Treatment Furnace Industry 2014 Market Research Report.
Tokyo, June 18, 2014 - (JCN) - In collaboration with Tohoku University, Furukawa Electric has developed the world's first Nb-rod-processed Copper-Niobium (hereinafter CuNb) reinforced niobium-tin (hereinafter, Nb3Sn) superconducting cable that can be wound after heat treatment for Nb3Sn generation(react and wind method), and has delivered new cables for superconducting magnets that are being constructed under the High Magnetic Field Collaboratory Plan.
The researchers studied the effect of various heat treatment conditions--mild, intermediate and severe--on the iron-induced cold-set gelation process.