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Overview

Deformation and Fracture Mechanics of Engineering Materials provides a combined fracture mechanics-materials approach to the fracture of engineering solids with comprehensive treatment and detailed explanations and references, making it the perfect resource for senior and graduate engineering students, and practicing engineers alike.

The 5th edition includes new end-of-chapter homework problems, examples, illustrations, and a new chapter on products liability and recall addressing the associated social consequences of product failure. The new edition continues to discuss actual failure case histories, and includes new discussion of the fracture behavior and fractography of ceramics, glasses, and composite materials, and a section on natural materials including bone and sea shells.

New co-authors Richard P. Vinci and Jason L. Hertzberg add their talent and expertise to broaden the book's perspective, while maintaining a balance between the continuum mechanics understanding of the failure of solids and the roles of the material's nano- and microstructure as they influence the mechanical properties of materials.

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A textbook for advanced undergraduate courses in metallurgy and materials, mechanical engineering, and civil engineering, and reference for working engineers. It discusses macroscopic and microscopic aspects of the mechanical behavior of metals, ceramics, and polymers, emphasizing recent developments in materials science and fracture mechanics. This revised edition adds several new topics and updates numerous sections to reflect recent developments in the understanding of deformation and fracture processes in structural materials. Some 130 new references have been added, as have 20 new example problems and 40 new homework problems. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470527801
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 4/17/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 5
  • Pages: 784
  • Sales rank: 1,127,004
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 10.10 (h) x 1.20 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Elastic Response of Solids

Chapter 2. Yielding and Plastic Flow

Chapter 3. Controlling Strength

Chapter 4. Time-Dependent Deformation

Chapter 5. Fracture: An Overview

Chapter 6. Elements of Fracture Mechanics

Chapter 7. Fracture Toughness

Chapter 8. Environment-Assisted Cracking

Chapter 9. Cyclic Stress and Strain Fatigue

Chapter 10. Fatigue Crack Propagation

Chapter 11. Analyses of Engineering Failures

Chapter 12. Consequences of Product Failure

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