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Physical Test Methods for Elastomers by Roger Brown Physical Test Methods for Elastomers

This book provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of physical testing of elastomers (rubbers and thermoplastic elastomers) including mechanical, electrical, thermal and all aspects of durability.
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Asymptotical Mechanics of Composites How to Calculate Composites without FEM by Igor V. Andrianov, Jan Awrejcewicz, Vladyslav V. Danishevskyy Asymptotical Mechanics of Composites How to Calculate Composites without FEM
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In this book the authors show that it is possible to construct efficient computationally oriented models of multi-parameter complex systems by using asymptotic methods, which can, owing to their simplicity, be directly used for controlling processes arising in connection with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/11/2017

Best Practices for the Use of Simulation in POD Curves Estimation Application to UT Weld Inspection by Bastien Chapuis, Pierre Calmon, Frederic Jenson Best Practices for the Use of Simulation in POD Curves Estimation Application to UT Weld Inspection
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This book provides best-practice guidance and practical recommendations on the use of numerical simulation for probability of detection (POD) curve estimation in the study of non-destructive testing reliability.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/11/2017

New Acoustics Based on Metamaterials by Woon Siong Gan New Acoustics Based on Metamaterials

This book highlights the acoustical metamaterials' capability to manipulate the direction of sound propagation in solids which in turn control the scattering, diffraction and refraction, the three basic mechanisms of sound propagation in solids.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/11/2017

Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopy New Perspectives for Materials Characterization by Nicolas Brodusch, Hendrix Demers, Raynald Gauvin Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopy New Perspectives for Materials Characterization
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This book highlights what is now achievable in terms of materials characterization with the new generation of cold-field emission scanning electron microscopes applied to real materials at high spatial resolution.
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/10/2017

Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 7 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics by Jay Carroll Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 7 Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference on Experimental and Applied Mechanics

Fracture, Fatigue, Failure and Damage Evolution, Volume 7 of the Proceedings of the 2017 SEM Annual Conference & Exposition on Experimental and Applied Mechanics, the seventh volume of nine from the Conference, brings together contributions to this important area of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/08/2017

Applied Engineering Failure Analysis Theory and Practice by Hock-Chye Qua, Ching-Seong Tan, Kok-Cheong Wong, Jee-Hou Ho Applied Engineering Failure Analysis Theory and Practice
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Applied Engineering Failure Analysis: Theory and Practice provides a point of reference for engineering failure analysis (EFA) cases, presenting a compilation of case studies covering a 35-year period, from the 1970s to 2012. This period spans the era from the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/07/2017

Singular Solutions in Plasticity by Sergei Alexandrov Singular Solutions in Plasticity

This book deals with singular solutions that appear in the vicinity of maximum friction surfaces for several rigid plastic models. An applied aspect of the singular solutions considered is that these solutions are capable of predicting the development of narrow...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/07/2017

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Computational Materials System Design by Dongwon Shin Computational Materials System Design

This book provides state-of-the-art computational approaches for accelerating materials discovery, synthesis, and processing using thermodynamics and kinetics. The authors deliver an overview of current practical computational tools for materials design in the field.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/11/2017

Compendium of Surface and Interface Analysis by The Surface Science Society of Japan Compendium of Surface and Interface Analysis

This book concisely illustrates the techniques of major surface analysis and their applications to a few key examples.Surfaces play crucial roles in various interfacial processes, and their electronic/geometric structures rule the physical/chemical properties.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/11/2017

Conducting Polymers, Fundamentals and Applications Including Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene by Prasanna Chandrasekhar Conducting Polymers, Fundamentals and Applications Including Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene

The second edition of this popular textbook thoroughly covers the practical basics and applications of conducting polymers. It also addresses materials that have gained prominence since the first edition of this book was published, namely carbon nanotubes and graphene.The features...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/12/2017

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Durability of Springs by Vladimir Kobelev Durability of Springs

It demonstrates new and original results for the optimization of helical springs as well the design of disk springs and thin-walled springs and presents the new results for creep and relaxation of springs made of steel under high static loads.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

Anisotropic Elasticity by Paolo Vannucci Anisotropic Elasticity

This book presents a modern and unconventional introduction to anisotropy. The first part presents a general description of Anisotropic Elasticity theories while the second part focuses on the polar formalism: the theoretical bases and results are completely developed along with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/07/2017

Improved Performance of Materials Design and Experimental Approaches by Andreas Ochsner Improved Performance of Materials Design and Experimental Approaches

This book offers a snapshot of recent developments in improving the properties and performance of engineering materials and structures. It discusses modeling properties related to classical mechanical, thermal, electrical and optical fields as well as those related to surface-specific quantities...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/07/2017

Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Microanalysis by Nicholas W. M. Ritchie, Dale Newbury, David C. Joy, Joseph Michael Scanning Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Microanalysis
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This thoroughly revised and updated Fourth Edition of a time-honored text provides the reader with a comprehensive introduction to the field of scanning electron microscopy (SEM), energy dispersive X-ray spectrometry (EDS) for elemental microanalysis, electron backscatter diffraction analysis (EBSD) for...
Format: Mixed media product - Released: 02/07/2017

Protective Coatings Film Formation and Properties by Mei Wen Protective Coatings Film Formation and Properties

This book focuses on characterization of organic coatings by different testing methods and understanding of structure formation and materials properties. The knowledge of protective organic coatings and current test methods is based largely on empirical experience. This book aims at...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/06/2017

Explosion Blast Response of Composites by Adrian P. Mouritz Explosion Blast Response of Composites

Explosion Blast Response of Composites contains key information on the effects of explosions, shock waves, and detonation products (e.g. fragments, shrapnel) on the deformation and damage to composites. The book considers the blast response of laminates and sandwich composites, along...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/05/2017

Asphalt Mixture Specification and Testing by Cliff Nicholls Asphalt Mixture Specification and Testing

This guide reviews the way asphalt mixture can be specified, with particular emphasis on the test methods used to measure performance. The advantages and limitations of the tests are described for measuring the desired property, and engineers can specify a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2017

Proceedings of the 4th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME 2017) by Paul Mason Proceedings of the 4th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME 2017)

This book represents a collection of papers presented at the 4th World Congress on Integrated Computational Materials Engineering (ICME 2017), a specialty conference organized by The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS). The contributions offer topics relevant to the global...
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/05/2017

On the Time and Temperature Dependent Behaviour of Laminated Amorphous Polymers Subjected to Low-Velocity Impact by Andreas Ruhl On the Time and Temperature Dependent Behaviour of Laminated Amorphous Polymers Subjected to Low-Velocity Impact

The thesis investigates a polymeric laminate consisting of poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) and thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) experimentally and numerically with regard to its impact behaviour and applicability. After a basic characterization of the monolithic materials, PMMA-TPU-PMMA laminates were subjected to impact...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/05/2017

Detecting Leaks in Pipelines by Edward J. Farmer Detecting Leaks in Pipelines

Discusses the fundamentals of leak detection science and technology. This book addresses threats pipelines encounter along with the underlying concepts, capabilities, and limitations of leak detection technology. It also develops the applicable science, explores the available technology, shows how to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2017

Electron Nano-Imaging Basics of Imaging and Diffraction for TEM and STEM by Nobuo Tanaka Electron Nano-Imaging Basics of Imaging and Diffraction for TEM and STEM

In this book, the bases of imaging and diffraction in transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and scanning transmission electron microscopy (STEM) are explained in the style of a textbook.
Format: Hardback - Released: 10/04/2017

Materials Design and Applications by Lucas F. M. da Silva Materials Design and Applications

This volume features fundamental research and applications in the field of the design and application of engineering materials, predominantly within the context of mechanical engineering applications.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2017

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