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Ceramic Matrix Composites

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ISBN-10: 1402072627

ISBN-13: 9781402072628

Edition: 2nd 2003 (Revised)

Authors: K. K. Chawla

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The new edition of this title is aimed at final year undergraduates and first year graduate students in materials science and engineering and related fields. It should also prove useful to the practising engineer and scientist.
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Book details

List price: $249.99
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Springer
Publication date: 1/31/2003
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 441
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.936
Language: English

Krishan Chawla is Professor Emeritus of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His research interests encompass processing, microstructure, and mechanical behavior of materials. He has taught and/or done research at several universities around the world. Professor Chawla has served as a Program Director for metals and ceramics in the Division of Materials Research, National Science Foundation. He is a fellow of ASM International. Among his other awards are: Distinguished Researcher Award at New Mexico Tech, Distinguished Alumnus Award from Banaras Hindu University, Eshbach Society Distinguished Visiting Scholar award at Northwestern University, Faculty Fellow award at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Professor Chawla is the author or coauthor of various textbooks in the area of materials and serves on the editorial boards of a number of journals. He is editor of the journal International Materials Reviews.

Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Introduction
Ceramic Matrix Materials
Ceramic Reinforcements
Processing
Interface
Micromechanics: Elastic, Thermal, and Physical Properties
Mechanical Behavior: Load Transfer; Monotonic, Cyclic, and Fatigue Behavior
Thermal Stresses
Interface Mechanics
Macromechanics
Applications
Appendixes
Indexes