Light Alloys: Metallurgy Of The Light Metals by Ian PolmearLight Alloys: Metallurgy Of The Light Metals by Ian Polmear

Light Alloys: Metallurgy Of The Light Metals

byIan Polmear, David Stjohn, Jian-feng Nie

Hardcover | March 29, 2017

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Light Alloys: From Traditional Alloys to Nanocrystals, Fifth Edition,covers the materials science, properties, manufacturing processes, and applications of key engineering metals in a single accessible volume. As use of these metals is now more widespread than ever, with routine use in motor vehicles and aircraft, this book includes materials characteristics and applications, heat treatment properties, fabrication, microstructure/property relationships, new applications, and processes.

  • Provides a definitive, single volume overview on the light alloys
  • Presents new material on the processing, characteristics, and applications of these essential metals
  • Covers the latest applications and processes in the auto and aero industries
Ian Polmear is a graduate in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Melbourne. After some brief experience in local industry, he joined the former Aeronauitcal Reseach Laboratories in Melbourne where he later became a Principal Research Scientist and Leader of the Aircraft Materials Group. Shortly after Monash University was ...
Title:Light Alloys: Metallurgy Of The Light MetalsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:544 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:March 29, 2017Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

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ISBN - 10:0080994318

ISBN - 13:9780080994314

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Table of Contents

1. The Light Metals 2. Physical Metallurgy of Aluminium Alloys 3. Casting of Light Alloys 4. Wrought Aluminium Alloys 5. Cast Aluminium Alloys 6. Magnesium Alloys 7. Titanium Alloys 8. Novel Materials and Processing Methods