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Author Ashby, M. F.

Title Engineering materials 1 : an introduction to properties, applications and design / Michael F. Ashby, David R.H. Jones
Edition Fourth edition
Published Amsterdam : Butterworth-Heinemann, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Contents pt. A. Price and availability -- pt. B. The elastic moduli -- pt. C. Yield strength, tensile strength, and ductility -- pt. D. Fast fracture, brittle fracture, and toughness -- pt. E. Fatigue failure -- pt, F. Creep deformation and fracture -- pt. G. Oxidation and corrosion -- pt. H. Friction, abrasion, and wear
Summary Widely adopted around the world, this is a core materials science and mechanical engineering text. Engineering Materials 1 gives a broad introduction to the properties of materials used in engineering applications. With each chapter corresponding to one lecture, it provides a complete introductory course in engineering materials for students with no previous background in the subject
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Materials -- Textbooks.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Form Electronic book
Author Jones, David R. H. (David Rayner Hunkin), 1945-
ISBN 0080966667 (electronic bk.)
9780080966663 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Engineering materials one