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Science and Engineering of Materials

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ISBN-10: 0534553966

ISBN-13: 9780534553968

Edition: 5th 2006

Authors: Donald R. Askeland, Pradeep P. Phul�

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This text provides an understanding of the relationship between structure, processing, and properties of materials. By selecting the appropriate topics from this wealth of material, instructors can emphasize metals, provide a general overview of materials, concentrate on mechanical behavior, or focus on physical properties. Since the book has more material than is needed for a one-semester course, students will also have a useful reference for subsequent courses in manufacturing, materials, design, or materials selection.
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Book details

List price: $214.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Course Technology
Publication date: 4/13/2005
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 888
Size: 8.50" wide x 10.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 3.938
Language: English

Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering
What is Materials Science and Engineering?
Classification of Materials
Functional Classification of Materials
Classification of Materials Based on Structure
Environmental and Other Effects
Materials Design and Selection Summary Glossary Problems
Atomic Structure
The Structure of Materials: Technological Relevance
The Structure of the Atom
The Electronic Structure of the Atom
The Periodic Table
Atomic Bonding
Binding Energy and Interatomic Spacing
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Atomic and Ionic Arrangements
Short-Range Order versus Long-Range Order
Amorphous Materials
Lattice, Unit Cells, Basis, and Crystal Structures
Allotropic or Polymorphic Transformations
Points, Directions, and Planes in the Unit Cell
Interstitial Sites
Crystal Structures of Ionic Materials
Covalent Structures
Diffraction Techniques for Crystal Structure Analysis
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Imperfections in the Atomic and Ionic Arrangements
Point Defects
Other Point Defects
Dislocations
Significance of Dislocations
Schmid?s Law
Influence of Crystal Structure
Surface Defects
Importance of Defects
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Atom and Ion Movements in Materials
Applications of Diffusion
Stability of Atoms and Ions
Mechanisms for Diffusion
Activation Energy for Diffusion
Rate of Diffusion (Fick?s First Law)
Factors Affecting Diffusion
Permeability of Polymers
Composition Profile (Fick?s Second Law)
Diffusion and Materials Processing
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Mechanical Properties
Technological Significance
Terminology for Mechanical Properties
The Tensile Test: Use of the Stress-Strain Diagram
Properties Obtained from the Tensile Test
True Stress and True Strain
The Bend Test for Brittle Materials
Hardness of Materials
Strain Rate Effects and Impact Behavior
Properties Obtained from the Impact Test
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Mechanical Properties
Fracture Mechanics
The Importance of Fracture Mechanics
Microstructural Features of Fracture in Metallic Materials
Microstructural Features of Fracture in Ceramics, Glasses, and Composites
Weibull Statistics for Failure Strength Analysis
Fatigue
Results of the Fatigue Test
Application of Fatigue Testing
Creep, Stress Rupture, and Stress Corrosion
Evaluation of Creep Behavior
Use of Creep Data
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Strain Hardening and Annealing
Relationship of Cold Working to the Stress-Strain Curve
Strain-Hardening Mechanisms
Properties versus Percent Cold Work
Microstructure, Texture Strengthening, and Residual Stresses
Characteristics of Cold Working
The Three Stages of Annealing
Control of Annealing
Annealing and Materials Processing
Hot Working
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Principles of Solidification
Technological Significance
Nucleation
Applications of Controlled Nucleation
Growth Mechanisms
Solidification Time and Dendrite Size
Cooling Curves
Cast Structure
Solidification Defects
Casting Processes for Manufacturing Components
Continuous Casting and Ingot Casting
Directional Solidification [DS], Single Crystal Growth, and Epitaxial Growth
Solidification of Polymers and Inorganic Glasses
Joining of Metallic Materials
Summary
Glossary
Problems
Solid Solutions and Phase Equilibrium
Phases and the Phase Diagram
Solubility and Solid Solutions
Conditions for Unlimited Solid Solubility
Solid-Solution Strengthening
Isomorphous Phase Diagrams
Relationship Between Properties and the Phase D