Engineering Materials 1: An Introduction to Properties, Applications and Design / Edition 4

Engineering Materials 1: An Introduction to Properties, Applications and Design / Edition 4

by D R H Jones
     
 

ISBN-10: 0080966659

ISBN-13: 9780080966656

Pub. Date: 10/10/2011

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Widely adopted around the world, this is a core materials science and mechanical engineering text. Engineering Materials 1 gives a broad introduction to the properties of materials used in engineering applications. With each chapter corresponding to one lecture, it provides a complete introductory course in engineering materials for students with no previous

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Widely adopted around the world, this is a core materials science and mechanical engineering text. Engineering Materials 1 gives a broad introduction to the properties of materials used in engineering applications. With each chapter corresponding to one lecture, it provides a complete introductory course in engineering materials for students with no previous background in the subject. Ashby & Jones have an established, successful track record in developing understanding of the properties of materials and how they perform in reality.

• One of the best-selling materials properties texts; well known, well established and well liked
• New student friendly format, with enhanced pedagogy including many more case studies, worked examples, student questions, full instructor's manual and online tutorial material for adopting tutors
• World-renowned author team

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780080966656
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
10/10/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
496
Sales rank:
809,467
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

1Engineering materials and their properties1
2The price and availability of materials17
3The elastic moduli31
4Bonding between atoms43
5Packing of atoms in solids55
6The physical basis of Young's modulus73
7Case studies in modulus-limited design85
8The yield strength, tensile strength and ductility99
9Dislocations and yielding in crystals111
10Strengthening methods, and plasticity of polycrystals131
11Continuum aspects of plastic flow141
12Case studies in yield-limited design153
13Fast fracture and toughness169
14Micromechanisms of fast fracture181
15Case studies in fast fracture191
16Probabilistic fracture of brittle materials209
17Fatigue failure223
18Fatigue design237
19Case studies in fatigue failure251
20Creep and creep fracture273
21Kinetic theory of diffusion287
22Mechanisms of creep, and creep-resistant materials299
23The turbine blade - a case study in creep-limited design311
24Oxidation of materials327
25Case studies in dry oxidation337
26Wet corrosion of materials345
27Case studies in wet corrosion357
28Friction and wear369
29Case studies in friction and wear381
30Design with materials393
31Final case study : materials and energy in car design399

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