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Materials Science and Technology

Edited by Sabar Hutagalung

Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

Materials are important to mankind because of the benefits that can be derived from the manipulation of their properties, for example electrical conductivity, dielectric constant, magnetization, optical transmittance, strength and toughness. Materials science is a broad field and can be considered to be an interdisciplinary area. Included within it are the studies of the structure and properties of any material, the creation of new types of materials, and the manipulation of a material's properties to suit the needs of a specific application. The contributors of the chapters in this book have various areas of expertise. therefore this book is interdisciplinary and is written for readers with backgrounds in physical science. The book consists of fourteen chapters that have been divided into four sections. Section one includes five chapters on advanced materials and processing. Section two includes two chapters on bio-materials which deal with the preparation and modification of new types of bio-materials. Section three consists of three chapters on nanomaterials, specifically the study of carbon nanotubes, nano-machining, and nanoparticles. Section four includes four chapters on optical materials.

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Materials Science and TechnologyEdited by Sabar Hutagalung

Published: March 7th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2223

ISBN: 978-953-51-0193-2

Copyright year: 2012

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44714 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

17 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations

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1. New Cements and Composite Materials Based on Them for Atomic Industry

By Nickolay Ilyoukha, Valentina Timofeeva and Alexander Chabanov

1533

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2. Origin of Piezoelectricity on Langasite

By Hitoshi Ohsato

2961

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3. Photolithography and Self-Aligned Subtractive and Additive Patterning of Conductive Materials

By Gert Homm, Steve Petznick, Torsten Henning and Peter J. Klar

2121

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4. Design, Manufacturing and Testing of Polymer Composite Multi-Leaf Spring for Light Passenger Automobiles - A Review

By Senthilkumar Mouleeswaran

7223

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5. Modeling, Simulation and Experimental Studies of Distortions, Residual Stresses and Hydrogen Diffusion During Laser Welding of As-Rolled Steels

By T. Böhme, C. Dornscheidt, T. Pretorius, J. Scharlack and F. Spelleken

3057

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6. Collagen - Modified Layered Silicate Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine of Bone Tissue

By Zina Vuluga, Catalina-Gabriela Potarniche, Madalina Georgiana Albu, Viorica Trandafir, Dana Iordachescu and Eugeniu Vasile

3261

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7. Tailored and Functionalized Magnetite Particles for Biomedical and Industrial Applications

By Anamaria Durdureanu-Angheluta, Mariana Pinteala and Bogdan C. Simionescu

5348

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8. Carbon Nanotubes – Imprinted Polymers: Hybrid Materials for Analytical Applications

By Giuseppe Cirillo, Silke Hampel, Francesco Puoci, Diana Haase, Manfred Ritschel, Albrecht Leonhardt, Francesca Iemma and Nevio Picci

3343

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9. Mechanism of Nano-Machining and Mechanical Behavior of Nanostructure

By Jiaxuan Chen, Na Gong and Yulan Tang

3118

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10. Novel Mechanochemical Process for Aqueous - Phase Synthesis of Superparamagnetic Magnetite Nanoparticles

By Tomohiro Iwasaki

2703

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11. Time Resolved Investigation of Fast Phase- Change Phenomena in Rewritable Optical Recording Media

By Shigeru Kimura, Yoshihito Tanaka, Shinji Kohara and Masaki Takata

1498

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12. Synthesis and Luminescence Properties of EuMoO4 Octahedron-Like Microcrystals

By Jagannathan Thirumalai, Rathinam Chandramohan and Viswanthan Saaminathan

2761

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13. Plasma Switching by Laser Ablation

By Ryosuke Hasegawa, Kazunori Fukaya and Akiyoshi Matsuzaki

1494

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14. Rheological Method for Determining Molecular Weight and Molecular Weight Distribution

By Huiru Zhang

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