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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12.7 Steps in formation of hydrogen gas at the cathode. (Any of the steps can be
rate-limiting due to activation polarization.) Step 1: migration of hydrogen ion to
interface. Step 2: motion of electrons. Step 3: formation of atomic hydrogen.
12.15 Hydrogen damage In discussing the basic atom movements in corrosion,
we said that hydrogen discharged at the cathode could form bubbles or dissolve
in the metal and diffuse through it. There are cases involving either hydrogen ...
... graphite and some oxides remain. Half-cell potential of an element The emf
developed when an element is coupled with a hydrogen half-cell. Hydrogen
blistering The development of blisters as a result of the diffusion of hydrogen into
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The Problem of Materials Selection and Development
Metallic Structures The Unit Cell
Effects of Stress and Temperature on Simple Metal
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