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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(Sections 13.9 through 13.12) 13.27 [ES] The fatigue life predicted in Example
13.7 assumes stage II fatigue. What happens to this prediction if the AKt values
become very low or very high? (Optional portions of Sections 13.15 and 13.16) ...
These traps are produced by the impurity, in our example, the copper ions. The "
energy level" traps lie between the more elevated conduction band of the solid
and its valence band. 3. After a time the electron acquires enough energy to
Aluminum, for example, has a coefficient of 24.1 x 10 6 (K) "1, whereas that of
tungsten is 3.95 x 10" 6 (K)"1. Of special interest is the difference between a iron,
with a coefficient of about 14 x 10"6 (K)-1, and y iron, with one of 18 x 10"6 (K)" '.
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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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