Materials Science

  • Viscoelasticity - From Theory to Biological Applications
    Viscoelasticity - From Theory to Biological Applications
    Editor Juan de Vicente
    ISBN 978-953-51-0841-2
    358 pages, November, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 18028 times.
    This book contains a wealth of useful information on current research on viscoelasticity. By covering a broad variety of rheology, non-Newtonian fluid mechanics and viscoelasticity-related topics, this book is addressed to a wide spectrum of academic ...
  • Physics and Technology of Silicon Carbide Devices
    Physics and Technology of Silicon Carbide Devices
    Editor Yasuto Hijikata
    ISBN 978-953-51-0917-4
    402 pages, October, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 16261 times.
    Recently, some SiC power devices such as Schottky-barrier diodes (SBDs), metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect-transistors (MOSFETs), junction FETs (JFETs), and their integrated modules have come onto the market. However, to stably supply them and r ...
  • Polyester
    Polyester
    Editor Hosam El-Din M. Saleh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0770-5
    420 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 36518 times.
    Polyesters are being widely applied in different fields of life due to their excellent characteristics. A book "Polyester" comprises 16 chapters covering synthesis, characterization and applications of polyester. Chemical and biological methods for s ...
  • Metallurgy - Advances in Materials and Processes
    Metallurgy - Advances in Materials and Processes
    Editor Yogiraj Pardhi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0736-1
    176 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 15549 times.
    In recent decades scientists and engineers around the globe have been responding to the requirement of high performance materials through innovative material research and engineering. The ever increasing demand on quality and reliability has resulted ...
  • Advanced Elastomers - Technology, Properties and Applications
    Advanced Elastomers - Technology, Properties and Applications
    Editor Anna Boczkowska
    ISBN 978-953-51-0739-2
    400 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 21554 times.
    This book provides an extensive overview of current trends in the area of elastomers and their composites from the chapters contributed by internationally recognized specialists. The book deals with novel synthesis, modelling and experimental methods ...
  • Polymerization
    Polymerization
    Editor Ailton De Souza Gomes
    ISBN 978-953-51-0745-3
    426 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 28945 times.
    This book comprises the contributions of several authors in the area of polymer characterization by atomic force microscopy of the polymer network structure formed in Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals Cells; polymerization by microwave irradiation metho ...
  • New Polymers for Special Applications
    New Polymers for Special Applications
    Editor Ailton De Souza Gomes
    ISBN 978-953-51-0744-6
    356 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 27985 times.
    This book comprises the contributions of several authors in the area of polymer physics by application of conducting polymers; hydrogel films on optical fiber core; thin film polymers; PDLC films application; photopolymers for holographic media; micr ...
  • Polyurethane
    Polyurethane
    Editor Fahmina Zafar and Eram Sharmin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0726-2
    470 pages, August, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 51624 times.
    The enchanting and worthy world of PU beckoned to bring forth the book titled "Polyurethane". The book is divided into three sections: structures, properties and characterization of PU, applications of PU and a separate section on Biobased PU, coveri ...