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Kin Mingard

"The standard doesn't explain why you need a four letter acronym for three words. I think it just makes it sound more important."

Ken Mingard made this comment in regarding the acronym for Electron Backscatter Diffraction in a presentation on establishing the first international standard for grain size using EBSD.

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Electron Backscattering Diffraction

Ken Mingard's overview of Electron Backscatter Diffraction EBSD and areas where it is being used at NPL.

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