Engineering materials and their applications
This edition of the classic text/reference book has been updated and revised to provide balanced coverage of metals, ceramics, polymers and composites. The first five chapters assess the different structures of metals, ceramics and polymers and how stress and temperature affect them. Demonstrates how to optimize a material's structure by using equilibrium data (phase diagrams) and nonequilibrium conditions, especially precipitation hardening. Discusses the structures, characteristics and applications of the important materials in each field. Considers topics common to all materials—corrosion and oxidation, failure analysis, processing of electrical and magnetic materials, materials selection and specification. Contains special chapters on advanced and large volume engineering materials plus abundant examples and problems.
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In many alloys we have three principal elements present, as in 18/8 stainless
steel, which contains 18% chromium, 8% nickel, and about 74% iron. Let us
compare the degrees of freedom of this system and of the binary system: '_"
Binary: F ...
Ferritic Steels We see from the iron-chromium diagram (Fig. 6.37) that the
formation of austenite is completely suppressed in a pure iron- chromium alloy
above 13% chromium. However, if carbon is present, the chromium will form
6.40 Iron-nickel-chromium ternary phase diagram at 650°C (1202°F). (American
Society for Metals Handbook, 8th ed , Vol 1: Properties and Selection of Metals.
Metals Park, Ohio, 1961) section of the iron-nickel-chromium ternary diagram (Fig
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The Problem of Materials Selection and Development
ceramics polymers 4 1 3 The structure of materials 5 1 4 Bonding
Metallic Structures The Unit Cell
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