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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tract more than the surface because it will fall through a greater temperature
range. When the glass reaches room temperature, there is tension in the core
and compression in the surface (Fig. 8.12). The chemical method of controlling
stress is ...
Extension of the crack by Aa in both directions produces an increase in surface
area of 4Aa (two new surfaces, top and bottom, are produced on each end). Aal
2a ma Total change in surface area = 4Aa Thickness = unity I Load y to produce ...
The nature of wearing surfaces 2. Effects of pressing surfaces together (static
contact) 3. Interaction between sliding surfaces 4. Effects of lubrication 5.
Resistance to wear of different material combinations (Sec. 13.27) The Nature of
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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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