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Overview

Sound waves propagate through galactic space, two-dimensional solids, biological systems, and through everything that surrounds us: the earth, the sea, and the air. The elastic properties of materials determine their sound velocity and provide us with invaluable information about their response to stresses.

The four volume Handbook of Elastic Properties of Materials, edited by Henry Bass, Moises Levy, and Richard Stern provides these properties in a concise and approachable manner for almost everything whose elastic properties have ever been measured or deduced. Leading experts explain the significance of the elastic properties as they relate to intrinsic microscopic behavior, manufacturing, construction, or diagnosis making the Handbook an invaluable tool for scientists and engineers. They discuss the propagation of sound in newly discovered or created materials, and in common materials that are being investigated with state-of-the-art dynamic measurement techniques.

The Handbook is the first book to provide in one source information on solids, liquids, and gases, along with properties of esoteric substances, such as normal and dense stars, superfluid helium three, fullerenes, two dimensional solids, extraterrestial substances, gems and planetary atmospheres. The first volume of the Handbook is dedicated to the measurement techniques involved with elastic properties. Volume Two, Elastic Properties of Solids, covers a wide range of topics, including theory, elements and compounds, novel and technological materials, and alloys. The third volume is concerned with the elastic properties of solids that are derived from biological and organic materials or are involved with earth and marine sciences. Finally, the fourth volume deals with the elastic properties of liquids and gases.

Audience: University, industrial, and government libraries serving engineering and research personnel working in acoustics, materials science.

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"All...chapters are of uniform excellance, and supported by extensive references and illustrations. Figures, equations and tables are presented in a thoroughly efficient manner making reference a pleasant task. The handbook is profitable and essential reading for researchers in the science and engineering community concerned with elastic property data."
--CURRENT ENGINEERING PRACTICE, HANDBOOK OF MACHINERY DYNAMICS, Vol.43, Nos 2-3; July-August-September, 2000; October-November-December, 2000
Booknews
This comprehensive four-volume reference has the potential to save a great deal of time for design engineers who would otherwise have to paw through the contents of hundreds of journals and papers to access information regarding the elastic properties of particular materials. Beyond what past efforts have supplied in the form of tables<-->which need vigilant updating<-->this handbook encompasses "...both the real and complex components of the elastic properties of solids, liquids and gases, as well as the modern and archival theory and techniques relating to the methods of obtaining the actual values"<-->(from the foreword). The three editors-in-chief are Moises Levy (U. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), Henry E. Bass (U. of Mississippi) and Richard R. Stern (Penn State University); each volume also has its own editors. The four books are titled as follows: Dynamic methods for measuring the elastic properties of solids (v.1); Elastic properties of solids<- ->theory, elements and compounds, novel materials, alloys, building materials (v.2); Elastic properties of solids<-->biological and organic materials, earth and marine sciences (v.3); and Elastic properties of fluids<-->liquids and gases (v.4). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780124457607
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 10/11/2000
  • Pages: 1959
  • Product dimensions: 9.54 (w) x 11.76 (h) x 6.52 (d)

Table of Contents

Volume:1 Methods for Measuring the Elastic Properties of Solids

Volume Editors:
Professor Arthur.G. Every
Physics Department
University of the Witwatersrand
PO Wits 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa
Tel. +27-11-716-2141 Fax: +27-11-339-8262
every@physnet.phys.wits.ac.za

Professor Wolfgang Sachse
Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Tel. +1-607-255-5065 (secretary: 255-5062) ; Fax: +1-607-255-9179)
sachse@msc.cornell.edu

Elastodynamical Principles in the Measurement of Elastic Constants:
Every and Sachse

Pulse Superposition, Pulse Echo Overlap and Related Techniques:
Dr Emmanuel P. Papadakis

Ultrasonic Through Transmission Methods to Measure Complex Stiffness Moduli of Composite Materials:
Professor Bernard Hosten
Bordeaux I University

Ultrasonic Techniques at Low Temperatures and High Magnetic Fields
Dr Bimal K Sarma
Physics Department
University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee

Point-source/Point-receiver Green's Function Methods:
Every, Sachse, Kim
Dr K.Y. Kim
Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics
Cornell University

MR Elastography
Tentative authors: McCracken, Oliphant, Greenleaf, Ehman.
MAYO CLINIC

Gated Interferometry:
Dr. Mark McKenna
RITEC, INC.

Laser Controlled Surface Acoustic Waves:
Professor Dr Peter Hess
University of Heidelberg,

Acoustic Microscopy
Dr Sridhar Canumalla and Dr Lawrence Kessler
Sonoscan Inc.

Acoustic Microscopy of Layered Anisotropic Solids
Dr Pavel Zinin
Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology
University of Hawaii

Scanning Probe Methods for Measurements and Mapping of Local Elastic Properties:
Dr Oleg Kolosov
Department of Materials
University of Oxford

Waves in Plates:
Professor Mahir Sayir
Institute of Mechanics
ETH-Zentrum

Waves in Rods and Thin Cylindrical Shells:
Professor Jürg Dual
Institute of Mechanics
ETH-Zentrum

Resonant Ultrasound Spectroscopy (RUS):
Dr. Albert Migliori, T.W. Darling and J.P. Baiardo
Los Alamos National Laboratory

RUS under Pressure and at High Temperatures?
Professor Donald G. Isaak
University of California at Los Angeles
Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics

EMAT Techniques:
Dr George A Alers and Dr Hirotsugu Ogi
Materials Reliability Division
NIST

Plate Modes:
Prof. Dr. S. Haussuehl
Universitaet zu Koeln

Torsional and Flexural Vibrations of Rods:
Professor Dr.-Ing. Hans G. Sockel
Institut fur Werkstoffwissenschaften LS 1
Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg
Dr. Wolfgang Hermann
Siemens AG,

Brillouin Scattering from Bulk Acoustic Waves:
Dr Marcos Grimsditch
Materials Science Division
Argonne National Laboratory

Surface Brillouin Scattering:
Professor J.Darrell Comins
Physics Department
University of the Witwatersrand,

Schaefer-Bergmann Method:
Prof. Dr. S. Haussuehl
Universitaet zu Koeln

Neutron Scattering:
Dr. C. Stassis
Iowa State University

X-ray Diffraction and Scattering:
Prof. Emil Zolotoyabko
Department of Materials Engineering
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Measurements as a Function of Pressure and Temperature
Prof. William A. Bassett
Department of Geological Sciences
Cornell University

Third Order Elastic Constants:
Professor Mack Breazeale
National Center for Physical Acoustics
The University of Mississippi

Volume II. Elastic Properties of Solids
Editor: Dr. Moises Levy
Technical Editor: Libby Furr

Chapter 1. Fundamentals of Elastic Constants
Dr. Moises Levy
941-403-7265
Professor Emeritus
University of Wisconsin
4401 Gulf Shore Blvd
Naples, FL 34103
moiseslevy@aol.com

Chapter 2. The Microscopic Theory of Elastic Constants
Dr. Leon Slutsky
206-543-1685
University of Washington
Department of Chemistry
Box 351700
Seattle, Washington 98195

Chapter 3. Elasticity of Oxides and Ionics
Professor Lars Stixrude
734-647-9071
University of Michigan
Department of Geological Sciences
425 E. University Avenue
2534 C.C. Little Bldg.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1063
stixrude@umich.edu

Chapter 4. Elastic Properties of Solid Inert Gases
Dr. John Beamish
Univ. of Alberta
Department of Physics
Edmonton, AB
TG-G2j1 Canada
Jbeamish@clarityconnect.com

Cornell University
Department of Physics
Clark Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-2501

Chapter 5. Elastic Properties of Ice
Dr. Robert E. Gagnon
Dr. Stephen J. Jones
709-772-2475
Institute of Marine Dynamics
National Research Council of Canada
Post Office Box 12093, Station A
St. John's NF, A1B 3T5 CANADA
rgagnon@minnie.imd.nrc.ca sjones@minnie.imd.nrc.ca

Chapter 6. Elastic Properties of Quasi Crystals
Dr. Julian D Maynard. Jr.
814-865-6353
Pennsylvania State University
0330 Davey Laboratory
University Park, PA 16802
maynard@phys.psu.edu

Chapter 7. Elastic Properties of Low Dimensional Materials
Professor Joseph Brill
606-257-4670
University of Kentucky
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Lexington, KY 40506-0055
jwbrill@pop.uky.edu

Chapter 8. Semiconductors
Professor Pasquale Pavone
+49-941-9432048
Institute fuer Theoretische Physik
Universitaet Regensburg
D-93040 Regensburg
Germany
Pasquale.Pavone@physik.uni-regensburg.de

Dieter Strauch

Chapter 9. Conventional and Unconventional Superconductors
Dr. Bimal K. Sarma
414-229-6336
Univ. Wisconsin at Milwaukee
P.O. BOX 413
Physics Bldg 410E
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN 53201
bksarma@uwm.edu

Chapter 10. Elastic Moduli of Iron Alloys
Dr. Emanuel Papadakis
717-355-9809
Quality System Concepts, Inc.
379 Diem Woods Drive
New Holland, PA 17557-8800

Chapter 11. Elastic Constants of Aluminum Alloys
Dr. Richard Stiffler
412-795-0136
R.C. Stiffler and Associates rcstiffler@aol.com

Chapter 12. Elastic Properties of Glasses
Dr. Charles Kurkjian
H 908-647-0227

Chapter 13. Elastic Properties of Polymers
Bruce Hartmann
301-227-5654
Naval Surface Warfare Center
9500 MacArthur Boulevard
West Bechesda, MD 20817-5700
hartmann@de.navy.mil

Chapter 14. Elastic Properties of Porous Materials
Dr. James Sabatier
Dr. Craig Hickey
662-915-5889
University of Mississippi
Coliseum Drive
University, MS 38677
sabatier@olemiss.edu chickey@olemiss.edu

Biological Materials:

Chapter 15a. Elastic Properties of Soft Tissue
Dr. Armen Sarvazyan
609-333-0710
Artann Laboratories
1 Riva Avenue
North Brunswick, NJ 08902-4731
armen@pluto.njcc.com

Chapter 15b. Elastic Properties of Hard Tissue
Dr. Sidney Lees
617-262-5200
Forsyth Dental Center
140 Fenway
Boston, MA 02115
Slees@forsyth.org

Professor Peter P. Antich
University of Texas in Dallas
Dept of Radiology
Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas TX 75235-9058

Professor Shreefal Mehta
University of Texas in Dallas
Dept of Radiology
Southwestern Medical Center
5323 Harry Hines Blvd
Dallas TX 75235-9058

Professor J. Lawrence Katz
Case Western Reserve University
Dept of Biomedial Eng'g
10900 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland OH 44106-7207

Chapter 15c. Elastic Properties of Carbonate Hard Tissue
Dr. Julian Vincent
+44 (0)118 931 8418
Centre for Biomimetics
The University of Reading
Whiteknights
Reading
Berkshire RG6 6AH
United Kingdom
J.F.V.Vincent@reading.ac.uk

Chapter 16. Elastic Properties of Wood and Forest Products
Professor Mick Peterson
207-581-2129
Mechanical Engineering Department
Fort Collins, CO 80523
mpeterson@umeme.maine.edu

Chapter 17. Elastic Properties of Composites
Dr. Ronald L. Kline
619-594-6067
San Diego State University
College of Engineering
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, California 92182-1323
kline@kahuna.sdsu.edu

Chapter 18. Elastic Moduli of Concrete
Professor Paulo J. Monteiro
510-643-8251
University of California, Berkeley
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
725 Davis Hall
Berkeley, CA 94720-1710
Monteiro@ce.berkeley.edu

**Chapter 19. Elastic Properties of Fullerines
Professor Alex Zettl
510-642-4939
Univ. of California at Berkley
Physics Department
132 LeConte
Berkeley, CA 94720-7300
azettl@physics.berkeley.edu

Chapter 20. Elastic Properties of Crystalline Quartz
Arthur Ballato
Vincent Rosati
US Army CECOM RDEC
AMSEL-RD-CS (Dr. Ballato)
Fort Monmouth, NJ 07703-5201

Chapter 21. Elastic Properties of Paper
Dr. Douglas Coffin
Institute of Paper Science & Technology
500 10th Street
Atlanta, GA 30318
dcoffin@pop.ipst.edu

**Chapter 22. Elastic Properties of Ceramic-like Material
Dr. Albert Migliori
505-667-2515
Los Alamos National Laboratory migliori@lanl.gov

Dr. Veerle Keppens
662-915-7428
University of Mississippi
NCPA
Coliseum Drive
University, MS 38677
vkeppens@olemiss.edu

**Chapter 23. Elastic Constants in Soft Condensed Matter
Professor Paul Chaikin
609-258-4338
Princeton University
Physics Department
321 Jadwin Hall
Princeton, NJ 08544
chaikin@princeton.edu

Chapter 24. Elastic Properties of Food
Dr. Malcom J.W. Povey
Dr. Jack Lamb
The University of Leeds
+44-113-233-2963
m.j.w.povey@leeds.ac.uk

Earth Sciences:

Chapter 25. Elastic Properties of Minerals and Planetary Objects
Dr. Donald G. Isaak
H 805-492-7095
310-825-3565
UCLA
Geophysics
405 Hilgard Ave.
Box 951361
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1361
disaak@adam.igpp.ucla.edu

Chapter 26. Thermoelastic Parameters of Solids
Dr. Orson Anderson
310-825-2386
UCLA
Department IGPP
4851 Slichter
Box 951361
mail code: 156704
adm code: 2090
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1361
olanderson@igpp.ucla.edu

Chapter 27. The Elastic Structure of Deep Earth Mantle and Core
Professor Michael J. Brown
206-543-9419
University of Washington
Geophysics
208A Atmospheric Sciences-Geophysics
264A Johnson Hall brown@geophys.washington.edu

Chapter 28. Rock and Earth's Crust
Richard Carlson
409-845-1398
Texas A&M University
309 Halbouty Geosciences Building
Texas A&M University
Geophysics
MailStop: 3364
College Station, Texas 77843
rlc1982@geopsun.tamu.edu

Volume III. Elastic Properties of Liquids
Editors:
Dr. Dipen Sinha
Dr. Moises Levy

**Chapter 1. Measurement Techniques in Liquids
Dr. Dipen N. Sinha
1 505 667 0062
Los Alamos National Laboratory
MST-11, MD D429
Los Alamos, New Mexico 87545
sinha@lanl.gov

Chapter 2. Liquid Helium 3
Dr. Haruo Kojima
732-445-3875
Rutgers University
Physics
136 Frelinghuysen
Piscataway, NJ 08854
kojma@ruthep.rutgers.edu kojma@physics.rutgers.edu

Chapter 3. Liquid Helium 4
Dr. Julian D Maynard. Jr.
814-865-6353
0330 DAVEY LABORATORY
UNIVERSITY PARK, PA 16802
maynard@phys.psu.edu

Chapter 4. Liquid Crystals
Dr. Philippe Martinoty
03.88.41.60.87
Labo. De Dynamique Des Fluides Complexes
4, rue Blaise Pascal 67070 Strasbourg CEDEX
martinot@fresnel.u-strasbg.fr

**Chapter 5. Fundamental Acoustic Properties of Bubbly Liquids
Dr. Andrea Prosperetti
410-516-8534
John Hopkins University
Mechanical Engineering
122 Latrobe Hall
34th and Charles Streets
Baltimore, MD 21218
prosperetti@jhu.edu

Chapter 6. Acoustic Velocities in Earth Liquids
Dr. Manika Prasad
650-723-8547
Stanford University
Geophysics Department
397 Panama Mall
Stanford, California 94305-2215
Manika.prasad@stanford.edu

Professor Amos Nur
650-723-9526
Stanford University
Director of SRB Project & Professor of Geophysics
397 Panama Mall, Mitchell Building, 359
Stanford, California 94305-2215
Amos.nur@stanford.edu

Chapter 7. Acoustic Velocities in Fluid Saturated Earth Materials
SAME AS 6

Chapter 8. Acoustic Microscopy of Earth Material
SAME AS 6

Volume IV - Velocity of Sound in Gases
Editors:
Dr. Richard Raspet raspet@next1.ncpa.olemiss.edu
Dr. Moises Levy

**Chapter 1. Introduction to Elastic Constants in Gases
Dr. Henry E. Bass;
Dr. Doug Shields;
662-915-5840
University of Mississippi
NCPA
Coliseum Drive
University, Mississippi 38677
pabass@olemiss.edu dshields@olemiss.edu

**Chapter 2. Elastic Properties of Organic Gases
Moldover, Michael R. Dr.
301-975-2459
Physical and Chemical Properties Division (838)
Physics Building (221), Room A103
NIST
100 Bureau Drive, Stop 8380
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8380
michael.moldover@nist.gov

**Chapter 3. Measurement Techniques in Gases
Moldover, Michael R. Dr.
301-975-2459
Physical and Chemical Properties Division (838)
Physics Building (221), Room A103
NIST
100 Bureau Drive, Stop 8380
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8380
michael.moldover@nist.gov

**Chapter 4 Elastic Properties of Numerous Gases
Friend, Daniel G.
303-497-5424
Physical and Chemical Properties Division (838)
Cryogenic (2), Room 1014
NIST
Mailcode 838.08
325 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80303
dfriend@boulder.nist.gov

**Chapter 5. Elastic Properties of 10 Gases
F.W. Giacobbe
Chicago Research Center
Air Liquids
5230 South East Avenue
Countryside, IL 60525

Chapter 6. Properties of Normal Stars
Dr. Sarbani Basu
609-734-8020
Princeton University
Institute for Advanced Study
Olden Lane
Princeton, NJ 08540

Chapter 7. The Properties of Condensed Matter in White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars
Professor Stewart Shapiro
Dr. Shimulik Balberg
217-333-2807
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Loomis Laboratory of Physics
1110 West Green Street
Urbana, IL 61801-3080

Chapter 8 Sound Waves at Low Densities

Chapter 9 Density Waves in Galactic Space

Chapter 10 Sound Waves in Planetary Atmospheres

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