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Introduction to Engineering Materials (English) 2nd Edition (Hardcover)

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ISBN: 9781574446838    Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd (Sales) Year of publishing: 2007     Format:  Hardcover No of Pages: 526        Language: English
Designed for the general engineering student Introduction to Engineering Materials Second Edition focuses on materials basics and provides a solid foundation for the non-materials major to understand...Read more
Designed for the general engineering student Introduction to Engineering Materials Second Edition focuses on materials basics and provides a solid foundation for the non-materials major to understand the properties and limitations of materials. Easy to read and understand it teaches the beginning engineer what to look for in a particular material offers examples of materials usage and presents a balanced view of theory and science alongside the practical and technical applications of material science. Completely revised and updated this second edition describes the fundamental science needed to classify and choose materials based on the limitations of their properties in terms of temperature strength ductility corrosion and physical behavior. The authors emphasize materials processing selection and property measurement methods and take a comparative look at the mechanical properties of various classes of materials. Chapters include discussions of atomic structure and bonds imperfections in crystalline materials ceramics polymers composites electronic materials environmental degradation materials selection optical materials and semiconductor processing. Filled with case studies to bring industrial applications into perspective with the material being discussed the text also includes a pictorial approach to illustrate the fabrication of a composite. Consolidating relevant topics into a logical teaching sequence Introduction to Engineering Materials Second Edition provides a concise source of useful information that can be easily translated to the working environment and prepares the new engineer to make educated materials selections in future industrial applications.
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About the author: George Murray
George Murray's three previous books of poetry include "The Hunter" (McClelland & Stewart 2003) and "The Cottage Builder's Letter" (M&S 2001). His poems... Read more
George Murray's three previous books of poetry include "The Hunter" (McClelland & Stewart 2003) and "The Cottage Builder's Letter" (M&S 2001). His poems fiction and criticism have appeared in many publications in Canada the US the UK Australia and Europe. Murray won the 2003 New York Festivals Radio and Television Gold Medal for Best Writing for his broadcast poem "Anniversary: A Personal Inventory" and has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. He is the editor and publisher of the popular literary website "Bookninja.com" and a contributing editor for several literary magazines including "Canadian Notes and Queries" and "The Drunken Boat". He lives in St. John's Newfoundland.
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