Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering / Edition 3

Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering / Edition 3

by William T. Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072402334

ISBN-13: 9780072402339

Pub. Date: 12/28/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

Smith's Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering, 3/e provides an eminently readable and understandable overview of engineering materials for undergraduate students. The author has carefully updated each chapter to reflect new technologies and materials types being used in industry. Through concise explanations, numerous worked-out examples, a wealth of…  See more details below

Overview

Smith's Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering, 3/e provides an eminently readable and understandable overview of engineering materials for undergraduate students. The author has carefully updated each chapter to reflect new technologies and materials types being used in industry. Through concise explanations, numerous worked-out examples, a wealth of illustrations & photos, and a brand new set of online resources, the new edition of Smith provides the most student-friendly introduction to the science & engineering of materials. The third edition features expanded chapter problem sets which now include new Design-Oriented Problems involving materials selection factors. Chapter Openers, also new to this edition, immediately engage students in each chapter's content through a highlighted, real-world application. The new Online Learning Center website will contain extensive student and instructor resources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072402339
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Series:
McGraw-Hill Series in Materials Science
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
864
Product dimensions:
9.45(w) x 7.48(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering
2 Atomic Structure and Bonding
3 Crystal Structures and Crystal Geometry
4 Solidification, Crystalline Imperfections, and Diffusion in Solids
5 Mechanical Properties of Metals I
6 Mechanical Properties of Metals II
7 Polymeric Materials
8 Phase Diagrams
9 Engineering Alloys
10 Ceramics
11 Composite Materials
12 Corrosion
13 Electrical Properties of Materials
14 Optical Properties and Superconductive Materials
15 Magnetic Materials
Appendix A Some Properties of Selected Elements
Appendix B Ionic Radii of the Elements
Appendix C Selected Physical Quantities and Their Units
Appendix D Answers to Selected Problems
Appendix E References for Further Study

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >