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Engineering Materials Science

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.


Published: November 1995

Imprint: Academic Press

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


  • (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.


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