The Selected Works of John W. Cahn / Edition 1

The Selected Works of John W. Cahn / Edition 1

by W. Craig Carter
     
 

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ISBN-10: 087339416X

ISBN-13: 9780873394161

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: Wiley

This book represents a collection of 30 selected papers from the work of John W. Cahn. Dr. Cahn is Senior Fellow at the Materials Science and Engineering Laboratory of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and is widely recognized as a founder of modern theory and thought in materials science. The range of his research included kinetics and mechanisms

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This book represents a collection of 30 selected papers from the work of John W. Cahn. Dr. Cahn is Senior Fellow at the Materials Science and Engineering Laboratory of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and is widely recognized as a founder of modern theory and thought in materials science. The range of his research included kinetics and mechanisms of metallurgical phase changes, surfaces, interfaces, defects, quasicrystals, thermodynamics, and other areas impacting the fundamental understanding of materials science.

Each paper includes a 2-4 page review of the impact and historical perspective of the work. This is an important collection for students, instructors, and scientists interested in materials science.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873394161
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Pages:
559
Product dimensions:
8.46(w) x 10.93(h) x 1.36(d)

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