Materials and the Environment

1st Edition

Eco-informed Material Choice

Authors:

  • Michael Ashby
  • Michael Ashby
  • Details

    No. of pages:
    400
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Butterworth-Heinemann
    Print ISBN:
    9781856176088
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780080884486

    About the authors

    Michael Ashby

    Royal Society Research Professor Emeritus at Cambridge University and Former Visiting Professor of Design at the Royal College of Art, London, UK Mike Ashby is sole or lead author of several of Elsevier’s top selling engineering textbooks, including Materials and Design: The Art and Science of Material Selection in Product Design, Materials Selection in Mechanical Design, Materials and the Environment, and Materials: Engineering, Science, Processing and Design. He is also coauthor of the books Engineering Materials 1&2, and Nanomaterials, Nanotechnologies and Design.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor Emeritus, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK

    Michael Ashby

    Royal Society Research Professor Emeritus at Cambridge University and Former Visiting Professor of Design at the Royal College of Art, London, UK Mike Ashby is sole or lead author of several of Elsevier’s top selling engineering textbooks, including Materials and Design: The Art and Science of Material Selection in Product Design, Materials Selection in Mechanical Design, Materials and the Environment, and Materials: Engineering, Science, Processing and Design. He is also coauthor of the books Engineering Materials 1&2, and Nanomaterials, Nanotechnologies and Design.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor Emeritus, Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK