Engineering Materials 2: An Introduction to Microstructures, Processing and Design by Michael F. AshbyEngineering Materials 2: An Introduction to Microstructures, Processing and Design by Michael F. Ashby

Engineering Materials 2: An Introduction to Microstructures, Processing and Design

byMichael F. Ashby, D R H Jones, D.R.H. Jones

Other | November 21, 2005

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Engineering Materials 2 is a best-selling stand-alone text in its own right for more advanced students of materials science and mechanical engineering, and is the follow-up to its renowned companion text, Engineering Materials 1: An Introduction to Properties, Applications & Design . This book develops a detailed understanding of the fundamental properties of engineering materials, how they are controlled by processing, formed, joined and finished, and how all of these factors influence the selection and design of materials in real-world engineering applications.

  • One of the best-selling materials properties texts; companion text to Ashby & Jones' 'Engineering Materials 1: An Introduction to their Properties and Applications' book
  • New student friendly format, with enhanced pedagogy including more case studies, worked examples, and student questions
  • World-renowned author team
Royal Society Research Professor Emeritus at Cambridge University and Former Visiting Professor of Design at the Royal College of Art, London, UKMike Ashby is sole or lead author of several of Elsevier's top selling engineering textbooks, including Materials and Design: The Art and Science of Material Selection in Product Design, Mater...
Title:Engineering Materials 2: An Introduction to Microstructures, Processing and DesignFormat:OtherDimensions:352 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:November 21, 2005Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080468632

ISBN - 13:9780080468631


Table of Contents

Metals: Metal Structures; Equilibrium Constitution & Phase Diagrams; Driving Force for Structural Change; Kinetics of Structural Change: Diffusive Transformations; Nucleation; Displacive Transformations; Light Alloys; Steels; Alloy Steels; Production, Forming & Joining of Metals; Ceramics & glasses; Structure of Ceramics; Mechanical Properties of Ceramics; Statistics of Brittle Fracture; Production, Forming & Joining of Ceramics; Cements & Concretes; Polymers & Composites; Structure of Polymers; Mechanical Behaviour of Polymers; Production, Forming & Joining of Polymers; Composites: Fibrous, Particulate & foamed; Wood; Designing with Metals, Ceramics, Polymers & Composites; Design with Materials; Engineering Failures and Disasters - The Ultimate Test of Design; Appendices: Teaching yourself Phase Diagrams; Symbols & formulae; Complete Solutions Manual