Handbook Of Materials Failure Analysis: With Case Studies From The Construction Industries by Abdel Salam Hamdy MakhloufHandbook Of Materials Failure Analysis: With Case Studies From The Construction Industries by Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf

Handbook Of Materials Failure Analysis: With Case Studies From The Construction Industries

byAbdel Salam Hamdy MakhloufEditorMahmood Aliofkhazraei

Hardcover | May 18, 2018

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Handbook of Materials Failure Analysis: With Case Studies from the Construction Industryprovides a thorough understanding of the reasons materials fail in certain situations, covering important scenarios including material defects, mechanical failure due to various causes, and improper material selection and/or corrosive environment. The book begins with a general overview of materials failure analysis and its importance, and then logically proceeds from a discussion of the failure analysis process, types of failure analysis, and specific tools and techniques, to chapters on analysis of materials failure from various causes.

Failure can occur for several reasons, including: materials defects-related failure, materials design-related failure, or corrosion-related failures. The suitability of the materials to work in a definite environment is an important issue. The results of these failures can be catastrophic in the worst case scenarios, causing loss of life. This important reference covers the most common types of materials failure, and provides possible solutions.



  • Provides the most up-to-date and balanced coverage of failure analysis, combining foundational knowledge and current research on the latest developments and innovations in the field
  • Offers an ideal accompaniment for those interested in materials forensic investigation, failure of materials, static failure analysis, dynamic failure analysis, and fatigue life prediction
  • Presents compelling new case studies from key industries to demonstrate concepts and to assist users in avoiding costly errors that could result in catastrophic events
Dr. Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf is a Professor of Materials Science and Technology in the Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute, and a Consultant and Expert Reviewer for several international companies, funding agencies and universities, and Advisor Editor for Elsevier, USA. He has won numerous national and internatio...
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Title:Handbook Of Materials Failure Analysis: With Case Studies From The Construction IndustriesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:372 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:May 18, 2018Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0081019289

ISBN - 13:9780081019283

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Table of Contents

  1. Failure of the Metallic Structures
    due to Microbiologically Induced Corrosion
    and the Techniques for Protection
  2. Failure Analysis of Welded Constructional Steel
    Components
  3. Failure Analysis of Buried Steel Pipe Under
    Common Geological Disasters
  4. Construction Failures Due to Improper
    Materials, Manufacturing, and Design
  5. Failures of Construction Equipment and Accessories:
    Metallurgical Root-Cause
    Analysis
  6. Failure of the Metallic Structures in Petroleum
    Industry Due to Corrosion and the Techniques
    for Protection
  7. Failure of Timber Constructions
  8. Structural Failures in Cast-In-Place Rc Building
    Structures Under Construction
  9. Reliability Design of the Drawer System in French
    Refrigerator Subject to Repetitive Stresses
  10. Failure Analysis of Crusher Jaw
  11. Bearing Failure in Constructional Equipments:
    Issues and Corrective Measures Through
    Surface Engineering
  12. Consolidation Works on Sandstone Monuments:
    a New Approach
  13. Nondestructive Testing Methodology to Assess the
    Conservation of Historic Stone Buildings
    and Monuments
  14. Introduction to Hopper-Attached Belt-Wagon
    System and Component Strength Analysts
    Method
  15. Assessment of the Vulnerability Index of Small
    Dams to Natural Hazards: Case Study