The field of materials science and engineering is rapidly evolving into a science of its own. While traditional literature in this area often concentrates primarily on property and structure, the Materials Processing Handbook provides a much needed examination from the materials processing perspective. This unique focus reflects the changing comple
SMALL-SCALE (ATOMIC/CLUSTER/ NANOSCALE) PROCESSES. Controlled Processes for Growth of Carbon Nanotube Structures. Controlled Self-Assembly. Ion-Beam Processing. Spinodal Decomposition. Ostwald Ripening in Materials Processing. Crystallization of Amorphous Material. Far-from-Equilibrium Processing of Nanostructured Ceramics. DEPOSITION PROCESSES. Physical and Chemical Vapor Deposition Processes. Epitaxial Processes. Ion Beam Assisted Deposition. Spray Deposition and Coating Processes. DISLOCATION-BASED PROCESSES. Metalworking. Mechanical Alloying and Severe Plastic Deformation. Superplasticity and Superplastic Forming. MICROSTRUCTURE CHANGE PROCESSES. Single Crystal Growth. Casting and Solidification. Amorphization, Rapid Solidification, Bulk Metallic Glass Processing and Properties. Diffusion-Based Processes. Basic Phase Transformations in Heat Treatment. Transformation Toughening. Bonding Processes. Electrolytic Processes. MACROPROCESSES. Glass Processing. Ceramic Processing. Powder Processing. Layer-Based Additive Manufacturing Technologies. Solidification Macroprocesses. MULTISCALE PROCESSES. Processing Nanoscale Structures to Macrocomposites. Thermomechanical Processing. Multiscale Processing of Polymers and Nanocomposites. Multiscale Processes in Surface Deformation.