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  • Solidification
    Solidification NEW
    Early Online Release
    Edited by Alicia Esther Ares
    ISBN 978-953-51-3906-5, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3905-8,
    Edited Volume
    162 pages, March, 2018
    Almost all processing of technologically important materials includes a process where liquid material is cooled to form a solid, called "solidification." In order to form a solid from an undercooled melt, the formation of crystalline nuclei and growt ...
  • Polyester - Production, Characterization and Innovative Applications
    Polyester - Production, Characterization and Innovative Applications NEW
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    Edited by Nurhan Onar Camlibel
    ISBN 978-953-51-3882-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3881-5,
    Edited Volume
    98 pages, March, 2018
    Polyester is one of the most important polymers for fibers and composites. Significant developments in nanoparticle-doped polyester composites, polyester recycling, flame-retardant unsaturated polyester resins, and application of polyester for constr ...
  • Epitaxy
    Epitaxy NEW
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    Edited by Miao Zhong
    ISBN 978-953-51-3890-7, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3889-1,
    Edited Volume
    244 pages, March, 2018
    The edited volume "Epitaxy" is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of materials science. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and ...
  • Sintering of Functional Materials
    Sintering of Functional Materials
    Edited by Igor Shishkovsky
    ISBN 978-953-51-3757-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3756-6,
    Edited Volume
    192 pages, February, 2018
    Powder-based materials and treatment technologies rank high in contemporary scientific-technical progress due to their numerous significant technoeconomic qualities. Sintering of such materials allows saving on materials and lowering the cost price o ...
  • Recent Research in Polymerization
    Recent Research in Polymerization
    Edited by Nevin Cankaya
    ISBN 978-953-51-3747-4, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3746-7,
    Edited Volume
    214 pages, January, 2018
    The purpose of this book is to help you concentrate on recent developments in polymerization. The chapters collected in the book are contributions by invited researchers with a long-standing experience in different research areas. I hope that the mat ...
  • Creep
    Edited by Tomasz Tanski, Marek Sroka and Adam Zielinski
    ISBN 978-953-51-3725-2, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3724-5,
    Edited Volume
    268 pages, January, 2018
    This book contains 12 chapters with original and innovative research studies in the issues related to the broadly defined creep effect, which concerns not only the area of construction materials but also natural phenomena. The emphasis on the discuss ...
  • Aluminium Alloys - Recent Trends in Processing, Characterization, Mechanical Behavior and Applications
    Aluminium Alloys - Recent Trends in Processing, Characterization, Mechanical Behavior and Applications
    Edited by Subbarayan Sivasankaran
    ISBN 978-953-51-3698-9, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3697-2,
    Edited Volume
    322 pages, December, 2017
    The major issue of energy saving and conservation of the environment in the world is being emphasized to us to concentrate on lightweight materials in which aluminium alloys are contributing more in applications in the twenty-first century. Aluminium ...
  • Austenitic Stainless Steels - New Aspects
    Austenitic Stainless Steels - New Aspects
    Edited by Wojciech Borek, Tomasz Tanski and Zbigniew Brytan
    ISBN 978-953-51-3702-3, Print ISBN 978-953-51-3701-6,
    Edited Volume
    216 pages, December, 2017
    Stainless steel is still one of the fastest growing materials. Today, the austenitic stainless steel with the classic composition of 18% Cr and 8% Ni (grade 304L) is still the most widely used by far in the world. The unique characteristic of stainle ...