Materials Science

  • Developments in Corrosion Protection
    Developments in Corrosion Protection
    Editor M. Aliofkhazraei
    ISBN 978-953-51-1223-5
    698 pages, February, 2014
    All chapters downloaded 2384 times.
    One of the first thing that comes to your mind after hearing the term “corrosion” is corrosion of a metal. Corrosion is a basically harmful phenomenon, but it can be useful in some cases. For instance, environment’s pollution with corrosion pro ...
  • Materials Science - Advanced Topics
    Materials Science - Advanced Topics
    Editor Yitzhak Mastai
    ISBN 978-953-51-1140-5
    549 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 42364 times.
    Today modern materials science is a vibrant, emerging scientific discipline at the forefront of physics, chemistry, engineering, biology and medicine, and is becoming increasingly international in scope as demonstrated by emerging international and i ...
  • Shape Memory Alloys - Processing, Characterization and Applications
    Shape Memory Alloys - Processing, Characterization and Applications
    Editor Francisco Manuel Braz Fernandes
    ISBN 978-953-51-1084-2
    278 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 13639 times.
    Shape memory alloys have become in the past decades a well established research subject. However, the complex relations between properties and structure have created a continuously growing interest for a deeper insight all this time. The complexity o ...
  • Advances in Biomaterials Science and Biomedical Applications
    Advances in Biomaterials Science and Biomedical Applications
    Editor Rosario Pignatello
    ISBN 978-953-51-1051-4
    558 pages, March, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 32039 times.
    This contribution book is a collection of reviews and original articles from eminent experts working in the multi- and interdisciplinary arena of biomaterials, ranging from their design to novel uses. From their personal experience, the readers can o ...
  • Piezoelectric Materials and Devices - Practice and Applications
    Piezoelectric Materials and Devices - Practice and Applications
    Editor Farzad Ebrahimi
    ISBN 978-953-51-1045-3
    166 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 11711 times.
    This book is a result of contributions of experts from international scientific community working in different aspects of piezoelectric materials and devices through original and innovative research studies. Through its 7 chapters the reader will hav ...
  • Advanced Topics on Crystal Growth
    Advanced Topics on Crystal Growth
    Editor Sukarno Olavo Ferreira
    ISBN 978-953-51-1010-1
    423 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21953 times.
    Crystal growth is the key step of a great number of very important applications. The development of new devices and products, from the traditional microelectronic industry to pharmaceutical industry and many others, depends on crystallization process ...
  • Rheology - New Concepts, Applications and Methods
    Rheology - New Concepts, Applications and Methods
    Editor Rajkumar Durairaj
    ISBN 978-953-51-0953-2
    106 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 8456 times.
    This book focuses on the current research in the area of rheology. Rheological characterizations are performed on materials in order to understand the basic nature of a system, quality control of raw materials and final products. The rheological char ...
  • Sintering Applications
    Sintering Applications
    Editor Burcu Ertuğ
    ISBN 978-953-51-0974-7
    342 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 21717 times.
    Sintering is one of the final stages of ceramics fabrication and is used to increase the strength of the compacted material. In the Sintering of Ceramics section, the fabrication of electronic ceramics and glass-ceramics were presented. Especially di ...