R&D, Consulting and Testing Department
David Pye has more than fifty years of experience in metallurgical processing. His experience in captive and commercial heat treatments and metallurgical laboratories makes him one of the most knowledgeable in his industry. He has more than twenty years’ experience in research and development including nitriding & carburizing technology. He has taught many extensive heat treatment courses for ASM International - both domestically (The Dome) and onsite, as well as internationally for 18 years. He is featured in several ASM Seminars.
David is an Associate Professor at the Institute of Precision Mechanics, Warsaw, Poland and has published more than 100 technical papers on an international basis. He is the author of the highly acclaimed book 'Practical Nitriding and Ferritic Nitrocarburizing’ and is also published in 15 other books.
David writes a monthly technical article for the magazine 'Industrial Heating'. He has produced over a hundred one-hour online training programs for the Metal Treating
Mr. Bill Bryson
William "Bill" Bryson is a long standing advisor in everything metals and one of the pioneers in various fields of engineering. He is the author of a number of books specializing on the theory and practice of metal wear analysis characteristics.
Dr. Dongyang Li
Along with his work conducting projects with major oil sands clients, Dr. Li provides valuable third party research and wear analysis capabilities to the National Cryogenics team.
Technical Research and Development Advisors
Contact our research department via e-mail, or phone us at 1-780-405-2515.