Physical metallurgy and advanced materials by R.E. Smallman, A.H.W. Ngan.
Call Number: 669 SMALLM 2007
Publication Date: 2007
Physical Metallurgy and Advanced Materials discusses the fundamental principles of metallurgy and materials science. Each chapter ends with a set of questions to enable readers to apply the scientific concepts presented in the chapter, as well as emphasize important material properties. Topics covered include atoms and atomic arrangements, phase equilibria and structure, crystal defects, characterization and analysis of materials, and physical and mechanical properties of materials. The chapters also examine the properties of materials, such as advanced alloys, ceramics, glass, polymers, plastics, composites, biomaterials, sports materials, and nanomaterials. (Also available as an eBook.)