Materials Science Products

  • Sustainability in the Mineral and Energy Sectors

    Edited by Sheila Devasahayam, Kim Dowling, Manoj K. Mahapatra

    With chapters by experts from mining and resource industries, this book clarifies sustainability in mining and industrial settings and reflects on adopted sustainable practices. It gives a comprehensive outlook for sustainable mineral futures from academic and industry perspective covering mine to…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08 
    CRC Press

  • DNA Nanoscience

    From Prebiotic Origins to Emerging Nanotechnology

    By Kenneth Douglas

    The book looks at the first 35 years of DNA nanotechnology to better appreciate what lies ahead in this emerging field and looks back approximately 4 billion years to the possible origins of DNA which are shrouded in mystery. It is widely believed that DNA nanotechnology will be one of the dominant…

    Hardback – 2016-09-01 
    CRC Press

  • Hybrid Nanomaterials

    Design, Synthesis, and Biomedical Applications

    Edited by Weibo Cai, Feng Chen

    Over the last decade, an unprecedented expansion in the field of nanomedicine has resulted in the development of new nanomaterials for diagnosis and therapy of various diseases such as cancer. This book covers the design, synthesis and applications of various functionally-hybridized nanomaterials…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    CRC Press

  • Nanomaterials for Direct Alcohol Fuel Cell

    Edited by Yixuan Wang

    Direct alcohol fuel cells, such as methanol and ethanol, are very promising advanced power systems that may considerably reduce dependence on fossil fuels and are, therefore, attracting increased attention widely in the world. Nanostructured materials can improve all of the three components such as…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Block Copolymer Nanocomposites

    Edited by Galder Kortaberria, Agnieszka Tercjak

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of the synthesis and characterization of nanocomposites based on block copolymers. It starts with a review on nanocomposites based on block copolymers and nanoparticles synthesized with the use of surfactants, followed by a review on nanocomposites with…

    Hardback – 2016-08-31 
    Pan Stanford

  • Miniaturized Testing of Engineering Materials

    By V. Karthik, K.V. Kasiviswanathan, Baldev Raj

    This book is a comprehensive overview of methods of characterizing the mechanical properties of engineering materials using specimen sizes in the micro-scale regime (0.3-5.0 mm). A range of issues associated with miniature specimen testing like correlation methodologies for data transferability…

    Hardback – 2016-08-30 
    CRC Press
    Advanced Materials Science and Technology

  • Structural Health Monitoring of Composite Structures Using Fiber Optic Methods

    Edited by Ginu Rajan, B. Gangadhara Prusty

    Drawing upon the extensive experience of its distinguished contributors, this comprehensive, all-in-one reference covers the basics of composite materials and manufacturing methods as well as how optical fiber sensors are used to monitor the structural health of material structures using the the…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23 
    CRC Press
    Devices, Circuits, and Systems

  • Illustrated Encyclopedia of Applied and Engineering Physics, Three-Volume Set

    By Robert Splinter

    This reference offers a handy and self-contained guide to specialized terminology and scientific jargon applicable to fields in applied physical sciences and engineering. It includes more than 20,000 entries, with key terms extensively illustrated. Entries give both the core definition and further…

    Hardback – 2016-08-22 
    CRC Press

  • Semiconductor Nanocrystals and Metal Nanoparticles

    Physical Properties and Device Applications

    Edited by Tupei Chen, Yang Liu

    This book examines in detail the physical properties and device applications of semiconductor nanocrystals and metal nanoparticles. It begins with a comprehensive review of the synthesis and characterization of various semiconductor nanocrystals and metal nanoparticles and goes on to discuss in…

    Hardback – 2016-08-17 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Materials Science and Engineering

  • Mechanics of Materials

    With Applications in Excel

    By Bichara B. Muvdi, Souhail Elhouar

    Mechanics of Materials: With Applications in Excel® covers the fundamentals of the mechanics of materials—or strength of materials—in a clear and easily understandable way. Each chapter explains the theory of the underlying principles and the applicable mathematical relations, offering examples…

    Hardback – 2016-08-16 
    CRC Press

  • Aluminum-Lithium Alloys

    Process Metallurgy, Physical Metallurgy, and Welding

    By Olga Grushko, Boris Ovsyannikov, Viktor Ovchinnokov

    Aluminum–Lithium Alloys: Process Metallurgy, Physical Metallurgy, and Welding provides theoretical foundations of the technological processes for melting, casting, forming, heat treatment, and welding of Al–Li alloys. It contains a critical survey of the research in the field and presents data on…

    Hardback – 2016-08-10 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Metallic Alloys

  • Nanocomposite Materials

    Synthesis, Properties and Applications

    Edited by Jyotishkumar Parameswaranpillai, Nishar Hameed, Thomas Kurian, Yingfeng Yu

    This book provides a comprehensive collection of the latest information on nanomaterials and nanocomposites. It covers material synthesis, processing, structure characterization, properties and applications. It presents a coherent treatment of how composite properties depend on nanostructure, and…

    Hardback – 2016-08-09 
    CRC Press

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