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  • Recrystallization in Materials Processing
    Recrystallization in Materials Processing
    Edited by Vadim Glebovsky
    ISBN 978-953-51-2196-1,
    220 pages, October, 2015
    The book Recrystallization in Materials Processing shows selected results obtained during the last few years by researchers worked on recrystallization-related issues. These researchers offer their knowledge from a range of scientific disciplines, su ...
  • New Trends in Alloy Development, Characterization and Application
    New Trends in Alloy Development, Characterization and Application
    Edited by Zaki Ahmad
    ISBN 978-953-51-2171-8,
    274 pages, September, 2015
    The book explores the new developments that have taken place in recent years in the processing and application of aluminium alloys. The chapter on self diffusion shows a complete detail of the mechanism of diffusion in aluminium alloys and how it aff ...
  • Advanced Silicon Carbide Devices and Processing
    Advanced Silicon Carbide Devices and Processing
    Edited by Stephen E. Saddow and Francesco La Via
    ISBN 978-953-51-2168-8,
    256 pages, September, 2015
    Since the production of the first commercially available blue LED in the late 1980s, silicon carbide technology has grown into a billion-dollar industry world-wide in the area of solid-state lighting and power electronics. With this in mind we organi ...
  • The Transmission Electron Microscope - Theory and Applications
    The Transmission Electron Microscope - Theory and Applications
    Edited by Khan Maaz
    ISBN 978-953-51-2150-3,
    358 pages, September, 2015
    This book The Transmission Electron Microscope abundantly illustrates necessary insight and guidance of this powerful and versatile material characterization technique with complete figures and thorough explanations. The second edition of the book pr ...
  • Ionic Liquids - Current State of the Art
    Ionic Liquids - Current State of the Art
    Edited by Scott Handy
    ISBN 978-953-51-2122-0,
    690 pages, May, 2015
    Ionic liquids continue to attract a great deal of research attention in an even increasing number of areas, including more traditional areas such as synthesis (organic and materials) and physical properties studies and predictions, as well as less ob ...
  • Sintering Techniques of Materials
    Sintering Techniques of Materials
    Edited by Arunachalam Lakshmanan
    ISBN 978-953-51-2033-9,
    198 pages, April, 2015
    The book covers new sintering techniques on ceramic materials, metals and composites as well as reprocessed PTFE. The book covers theoretical as well as experimental aspects on Spark Plasma Sintered (SPS) Porous copper, development of cutting blades ...
  • Magnesium Alloys - Properties in Solid and Liquid States
    Magnesium Alloys - Properties in Solid and Liquid States
    Edited by Frank Czerwinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-1728-5,
    178 pages, November, 2014
    Magnesium alloys with their unique physical and chemical properties are important candidates for many modern engineering applications. Their density, being the lowest of all structural metals, makes them the primary choice in global attempts aimed at ...
  • Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Strontium Aluminate - Cement Fundamentals, Manufacturing, Hydration, Setting Behaviour and Applications
    Edited by Petr Ptacek
    ISBN 978-953-51-1591-5,
    350 pages, July, 2014
    Strontium aluminate cement is special inorganic cement with the properties which make it favorable for various special applications such as refractory products, macro defect free (MDF) composites, blended cements and expansive cements for high temper ...