From the Publisher
This is the third book to appear in this series on the pure and applied sciences of diamond. For 40 years there has been a collaboration between academia and the industry on diamond research which, in my view, is unrivalled in the United Kingdom.
From the Jacket
The Properties of Natural and Synthetic Diamond bulids on the success of earlier volume, THE PROPERTIES OF DIAMOND (Academic Press, 1979), long regarded as "the bible" of the subject because of its scope which covers the full range of properties and applications of diamond. This new volume documents the major advances in the last decad...