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    Superalloys: Analysis and Control of Failure Process

    Published: 2019
    Authors: Nataliya V. Kazantseva, Natalia N. Stepanova, Mikhail B. Rigmant

    This book includes the review of the new intermetallic cobalt superalloys. The structure, crystal lattice parameters, orientation relationships between phases, mechanical and magnetic properties of the Co3(Al, W)-based alloys are described. This book may be useful for specialists in material science, first-year postgraduate students taking a class in material science and engineering, and engineers developing new alloys for the gas turbine technology.

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    Statistical Methods for Materials Science: The Data Science of Microstructure Characterization

    Published: 2019

    Data analytics has become an integral part of materials science. This book provides the practical tools and fundamentals needed for researchers in materials science to understand how to analyze large datasets using statistical methods, especially inverse methods applied to microstructure characterization. It contains valuable guidance on essential topics such as denoising and data modeling. Additionally, the analysis and applications section addresses compressed sensing methods, stochastic models, extreme estimation, and approaches to pattern detection.

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    Advanced Fracture Mechanics and Structural Integrity

    Published: 2019
    Authors: Ashok Saxena

    Advanced Fracture Mechanics and Structural Integrity is organized to cover quantitative descriptions of crack growth and fracture phenomena. The mechanics of fracture are explained, emphasizing elastic-plastic and time-dependent fracture mechanics. Applications are presented, using examples from power generation, aerospace, marine, and chemical industries, with focus on predicting the remaining life of structural components and advanced testing methods for structural materials. Numerous examples and end-of-chapter problems are provided, along with references to encourage further study. The book is written for use in an advanced graduate course on fracture mechanics or structural integrity.

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    ASM Handbook Volumes 2A and 2B Aluminum Set

    Published: 2019

    Aluminum Handbook Set Sale—purchase the two-volume set at a special discounted price. The set includes ASM Handbooks, Volume 2A: Aluminum Science and Technology and Volume 2B: Properties and Selection of Aluminum Alloys.

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    SME Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Handbook

    Published: 2019

    This landmark publication distills the body of knowledge that characterizes mineral processing and extractive metallurgy as disciplinary fields. It will inspire and inform current and future generations of mineral processing and extractive metallurgy professionals. Two-volume set.

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    ASM Ready Reference: Electrical and Magnetic Properties of Metals

    A speedy source for qualified electrical and magnetic property data for metals. KEY FEATURES: The data tables are arranged by material hierarchy. Values are given for both low and high temperatures.

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    ASM Ready Reference: Properties and Units for Engineering Alloys

    This convenient source has definitions, synonyms, abbreviations, and conversion factors for both mechanical and physical properties. For ease of use, all pertinent information, including foreign names and parameters, is grouped onto one single page.

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    Bearings: Basic Concepts and Design Applications

    Published: 2018
    Authors: Maurice L. Adams

    Bearings: Basic Concepts and Design Applications provides a modern study of bearing types, design factors, and industrial examples. The major classes of bearings are described, and design concepts are covered for rolling elements, surfaces, pivots, flexures, and compliance surfaces. Fluid film lubrication is presented, and the basics of tribology for bearings is explained. The book also looks at specific applications of bearing technology, including bearings in vehicles, rotating machinery, machine tools, and home appliances. Case studies are also included.

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    Friction, Wear, Lubrication: A Textbook in Tribology, Second Edition

    Published: 2018
    Authors: Kenneth C Ludema, Layo Ajayi

    The second edition of a bestseller, this book introduces tribology in a way that builds students’ knowledge and understanding. It includes expanded information on topics such as surface characterization as well as recent advances in the field. The book provides additional descriptions of common testing methods, including diagrams and surface texturing for enhanced lubrication, and more information on rolling element bearings. It also explores surface profile characterization and elastic plastic contact mechanics including wavy surface contact, rough surface contact models, friction and wear plowing models, and thermodynamic analysis of friction.

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    Physical Properties of Materials, Third Edition

    Published: 2018
    Authors: Mary Anne White

    Designed for advanced undergraduate students and as a useful reference book for materials researchers, Physical Properties of Materials, Third Edition establishes the principles that control the optical, thermal, electronic, magnetic, and mechanical properties of materials. Using an atomic and molecular approach, this introduction to materials science offers readers a wide-ranging survey of the field and a basis to understand future materials.

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