Materials Science

  • Microwave Materials Characterization
    Microwave Materials Characterization
    Editor Sandra Costanzo
    ISBN 978-953-51-0848-1
    170 pages, November, 2012
    Microwave Materials Characterization is an edited book discussing recent researches on basic and innovative measurement techniques for the characterization of materials at microwave frequencies, in terms of quantitative determination of their electro ...
  • Viscoelasticity - From Theory to Biological Applications
    Viscoelasticity - From Theory to Biological Applications
    Editor Juan de Vicente
    ISBN 978-953-51-0841-2
    370 pages, November, 2012
    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 ...
  • Nanoindentation in Materials Science
    Nanoindentation in Materials Science
    Editor Jiri Nemecek
    ISBN 978-953-51-0802-3
    320 pages, October, 2012
    Nanotechnologies have already attracted massive interest in multiple fields of science and industry. In the past decades, we have witnessed the progress in micro-level experimental techniques that revolutionize the material science. Designing new mat ...
  • Metal Forming - Process, Tools, Design
    Metal Forming - Process, Tools, Design
    Editor Mohsen Kazeminezhad
    ISBN 978-953-51-0804-7
    218 pages, October, 2012
    Different aspects of metal forming, consisting of process, tools and design, are presented in this book. The chapters of this book include the state of art and analysis of the processes considering the materials characteristics. The processes of hydr ...
  • Physics and Technology of Silicon Carbide Devices
    Physics and Technology of Silicon Carbide Devices
    Editor Yasuto Hijikata
    ISBN 978-953-51-0917-4
    412 pages, October, 2012
    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 ...
  • Heat Treatment - Conventional and Novel Applications
    Heat Treatment - Conventional and Novel Applications
    Editor Frank Czerwinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-0768-2
    420 pages, September, 2012
    Heat treatment and surface engineering are seen as crucial elements in the design and manufacture of strategic components in a wide range of market sectors and industries including air, sea and land transportation, energy production, mining, defense ...
  • Polyester
    Polyester
    Editor Hosam El-Din M. Saleh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0770-5
    400 pages, September, 2012
    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
    186 pages, September, 2012
    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 ...