Press Release Summary:
ASTM International Committee A06 on Magnetic Properties welcomes participation of stakeholders interested in development of international standards for magnetic materials and magnetic properties. Biannual meeting will be held November 14-16, 2011 in Tampa, FL. Formed in 1903, ASTM Committee A06 oversees ~50 standards dealing with magnetic materials and magnetic properties. Through its 5 subcommittees, A06 develops variety of test methods and materials specifications.
Original Press Release:
ASTM International Committee on Magnetic Properties To Hold November Meetings in Tampa
Stakeholders Welcome to Attend
W. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa.-ASTM International Committee A06 on Magnetic Properties welcomes the participation of all stakeholders with an interest in the development of international standards for magnetic materials and magnetic properties. The committee will hold its biannual meeting this fall.
ASTM Committee A06, which was formed in 1903, oversees approximately 50 standards dealing with magnetic materials and magnetic properties. Through its five subcommittees, A06 develops test methods for determining the magnetic properties of electrical steels, permanent magnet materials and soft ferrites. It also develops materials specifications for electrical steels, high coercivity permanent magnets and Mn-Zn soft ferrites. One of A06's subcommittees, A06.94, is the U.S. Technical Advisory Group to the International Electrotechnical Commission's Technical Committee 68 on Magnetic Alloys and Steels.
The committee has more than 50 members, and it meets twice a year, usually in May and November. A06 will hold its next meeting on Nov. 14-16, 2011, at the Tampa Marriott Waterside in Tampa, Fla. Membership in ASTM International is not required to attend the meetings.
Visit www.astm.org/MEETINGS/A06_November_2011_Meeting.html for more information about the upcoming A06 meeting and to view the full meeting schedule.
For additional information about Committee A06, visit www.astm.org/COMMIT/A06.htm, or contact Kelly Paul, ASTM International (phone: 610-832-9745; email@example.com).
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