Back to Webinars
webinars detail page

CR, DR, and Real-Time DR and CT: Advantages and Disadvantages

This webinar will present technical information comparing computed radiography, digital radiography, and real-time DR and CT technology.

Visit Website

The digital era of radiography challenges the technician with new hardware and software options. How to make sense of it all? This webinar will present technical information comparing computed radiography, digital radiography, and real-time DR and CT technology. To make the right choice, you will need to know the advantages and disadvantages of each technique, including the systems and technology available, as well as the dynamic range, S/N ratios, spatial resolution, and sensitivity of each system. In addition, the webinar considers new materials and components being tested with these advanced systems using microfocus X-ray tubes and amplification features. Attendees will learn about new software developments, filters, calibrations, and applications in aerospace, defense, additive manufacturing, and 3D printing.


Raul Leon

Raul Leon is President and Founder of NDT Innovations, Inc., and Materials Research & Technology, Inc., in addition to serving as International Director of Hellier NDT. Devoted to innovation and research and development in NDT and material sciences, he is a consultant in the fields of aerospace, petrochemicals, mining, energy, nuclear power, and structural engineering, among others. He has also served as the responsible Level III for several construction projects in North and South America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Antarctica. His passion is for NDT, teaching, sailing, and cooking. Raul and wife Christiane have and a daughter, Elena, who is a chemical engineering student at Iowa State University, and son, Raul Mathias, studying math and economics at the University of Queensland.

About American Society for Nondestructive Testing

The American Society for Nondestructive Testing, Inc. (ASNT) is the world's largest technical society for nondestructive testing (NDT) professionals. Through our organization and membership, we provide a forum for exchange of NDT technical information; NDT educational materials and programs; and standards and services for the qualification and certification of NDT personnel. ASNT promotes the discipline of NDT as a profession and facilitates NDT research and technology applications. 

 ASNT Mission Statement

ASNT exists to create a safer world by advancing scientific, engineering, and technical knowledge in the field of nondestructive testing.™

 ASNT Strategic Objectives

  1. Increase participation in society’s activities.
  2. Promote an inclusive vision across ASNT’s membership and the NDT community.
  3. Be a premier provider of NDT/NDI/NDE/NDC information including publications, references, archives, training and conferences.
  4. Support national and international acceptance and use of ASNT’s services.
  5. Promote advancement of research and implementation of NDE technology.
  6. Grow ASNT through partnership with industry, government, professional organizations and educational institutions.
  7. Advocate and provide NDT personnel certification.
  8. Maintain ASNT’s fiscal stability in order to fulfill the society’s mission.

ASNT will identify paths for lifelong education and career development within the NDT profession including theory, application and skills for the practitioner, engineer and researcher.

Tree PNG back


Tree PNG back




Tree PNG back


Application Notes


onestop ndt application

NDT Trends #83 is out!!
Grab your FREE copy now.