The picture is entitled 'Tiny Forest of Metal Trees’.
The picture is entitled 'Tiny Forest of Metal Trees’.

A picture of an iron-copper-carbon growth on a powder metallurgy component taken through a scanning electron microscope has won a photo content.

The photo, taken by Dr Craig Stringer, senior metallurgist at Atlas Pressed Metals, is entitled 'Tiny Forest of Metal Trees’ and won the monthly photo contest at Jeol, a US supplier of electron microscopes. It was taken using a JSM-6010PLUS/LA electron microscope.

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