Properties of Matter / Edition 5

Properties of Matter / Edition 5

by Thomas C. Pollock
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070504393

ISBN-13: 9780070504394

Pub. Date: 07/01/1994

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Create (TM)

A materials science text with initial chapters building on chemical and physical concepts to produce structural models of solids,liquids,and gases. Mechanical,electrical,magnetic,and thermal properties are discussed. Second text in the four part Texas A&M Engineering Core Science Series.

Overview

A materials science text with initial chapters building on chemical and physical concepts to produce structural models of solids,liquids,and gases. Mechanical,electrical,magnetic,and thermal properties are discussed. Second text in the four part Texas A&M Engineering Core Science Series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070504394
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Create (TM)
Publication date:
07/01/1994
Series:
Texas A&M Core Engineering Series
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
0.98(w) x 8.50(h) x 10.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
1.1 The Big Picture
1.2 A Statement of Purpose
1.3 Organization of the Text
1.4 Structure: A Definition of the Material System
1.5 Properties of the Material
1.6 Models
1.7 The Accounting System
1.8 Communication of Ideas
1.9 Availability and Cost of Materials
1.10 Summary
1.11 Problems
2. Basic Quantities, Definitions and Models
2.1 Length
2.2 Time
2.3 Frequency, Period and Wavelength
2.4 Mass
2.5 Force
2.6 Pressure
2.7 Temperature
2.8 State
2.9 Constitution
2.10 Common Mathematical Models
2.11 Graphical Models of Atomic and Molecular Geometry
2.12 Accuracy and Precision
2.13 Constants and Conversion Tables
2.14 Summary
2.15 Problems
3. Particles, Atoms and Interatomic Bonds
3.1 The Periodic Table
3.2 Basic Particles
3.3 Atomic Mass
3.4 The Translation of Particles through Space
3.5 Rotational Motion
3.6 Vibrational Motion in Polyatomic Molecules
3.7 The General Motion of Two Bodies: Classical Mechanics
3.8 The Bohr Model of Electron Motion
(and more...)

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