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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.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780070504394
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Create (TM)
  • Publication date: 7/1/1994
  • Series: Texas A&M Core Engineering Series
  • Edition number: 5
  • 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
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