Engineering Materials Science


  • Milton Ohring, Stevens Institute of Technology, New Jersey, U.S.A.


Undergraduates in introductory materials science and engineering, sophomore and junior students in Engineering/Materials Science/Metallurgy Departments (especially those within Electrical Engineering Departments), and electrical engineers.


Book information

  • Published: November 1995
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-524995-9


"....I spent 25 years with Westinghouse research and find your coverages of the electronics areas to be superior to most Material Science texts and very realistic."
--Doug Mattox, University of Missouri-Rolla

Table of Contents

(Chapter Headings): Introduction to Materials Science and Engineering. Electrons in Atoms and Solids: Bonding. Structure of Solids. Polymers, Glasses, Ceramics, and Non-Metallic Mixtures. Thermodynamics of Solids. Kinetics of Mass Transport and Phase Transformations. Mechanical Behavior of Solids. Materials Processing and Forming Operations. Engineering Materials; How They Are Strengthened and Toughened. Degradation and Failure of Structural Materials. Electrical Properties ofMetals, Insulators, and Dielectrics. Semiconductor Materials and Devices: Science and Technology. Optical Properties of Materials. Magnetic Properties of Materials. Failure and Reliability of Electronic Materials and Devices. Appendices. Index.