Materials: Engineering, Science, Processing And Design

Other | February 1, 2007

byAshby, Michael F., Michael F. Ashby

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The ultimate materials engineering resource for anyone developing skills and understanding of materials properties and selection for engineering applications. The book is a visually lead approach to understanding core materials properties and how these apply to selection and design. Linked with Granta Design's market-leading materials selection software which is used by organisations as diverse as Rolls-Royce, GE-Aviation, Honeywell, NASA and Los Alamos National Labs.

* A complete introduction to the science and selection of materials in engineering, manufacturing, processing and product design
* Unbeatable package from Professor Mike Ashby, the world's leading materials selection innovator and developer of the Granta Design materials selection software
* Links to materials selection software used widely by brand-name corporations, which shows how to optimise materials choice for products by performance, charateristics or cost

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The ultimate materials engineering resource for anyone developing skills and understanding of materials properties and selection for engineering applications. The book is a visually lead approach to understanding core materials properties and how these apply to selection and design. Linked with Granta Design's market-leading materials ...

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Cambridge University, UK

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Format:OtherDimensions:528 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:February 1, 2007Publisher:Butterworth (trade)Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080471498

ISBN - 13:9780080471495

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Table of Contents

Families of material & processes; Design process & selection strategy; Stiffness & weight: density & elastic moduli; Stiffness limited design; Plasticity, yielding & ductility; Strength-limited design; Fracture toughness; Cyclic loading; Fracture-limited design; Friction & wear; Materials & heat; Using Materials at high temperatures; Conductors, insulators & dielectrics; Magnetic Materials; Materials for Optical Devices; Durability; Manufacturing processes; Processing & properties; Materials & the environment