Main Themes by Keyword: Alloy

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Edited by: Carlos Roberto Grandini
Online since: August 2016
Description: Collected papers presented at the 21st Brazilian Conference on Materials Science and Engineering (CBECIMAT 2014) covers the wide spectrum of topics of materials science and materials processing technologies: from biomaterials, ceramics and semiconductors, to materials in construction and environmental engineering.
Presented results of scientific and engineering research could be useful for engineers, students and academics from various fields of applied materials science.


Edited by: K. Noorsal
Online since: January 2016
Description: Advanced materials and novel technologies for application in different areas of industry, biomedicine, environmental engineering and energy production. Methods for the synthesis, analysis, research and processing of materials, current approaches in the chemical and metallurgical manufacturing.


Online since: February 2016
Description: The results of research and engineering development presented in this volume of the journal definitely meet the requirements of modern production and will be useful and interesting to a wide range of engineers and researchers in the field of applied materials science, development and creation of technological processes, control and robotics.


Edited by: Mokhtar Awang
Online since: June 2017
Description: This book showcases comprehensive researches on recent advancements and activities in material sciences, machining of materials, joining of materials and numerical analysis of different type of materials and processes. It is intended for those who require a comprehensive knowledge on material sciences and engineering.
The collection was established following the results of the 2nd International Conference on Mechanical, Manufacturing and Process Plant Engineering, 23 – 24 November 2016, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.


Edited by: Yu Xun Wang, Gui Chun Huang and Linqing Luo
Online since: April 2016
Description: This book aims to collect the up-to-date reports of functional materials research achievements. The book would appeal to researchers who work on functional materials study. The readers of this book could find wide range of topics in functional materials field.


Edited by: D.J. Fisher
Online since: August 2015
Description: There are relatively few revolutions in the venerable and rather staid field of metallurgy. One can count among them the advent of metallic glasses, of superplastic metals, or of memory-alloys. The latest revolution involves the relatively staid topic of alloy formulation, but is all the more startling because the resultant materials break every long-cherished rule of alloy design. In particular, the famous empirical rules of Hume-Rothery are completely ignored. That is, in the archetypal high-entropy alloy, five metals are alloyed together in equal proportions regardless of atomic-size difference, valence or crystal structure. Commonsense would tell any experienced metallurgist that that could result only in a uselessly brittle mass of intermetallic compounds. But in a truly paradigm-shifting manner, Professor J.W.Yeh of Taiwan correctly predicted that a high configurational entropy could suppress the appearance of detrimental intermetallic compounds and lead to simple familiar microstructures having very useful properties. High-Entropy Alloys can exhibit, for instance, astounding hardness and strength and also have a very good corrosion resistance. The present book summarises the microstructures and properties of all of the high-entropy alloys.


Edited by: Anand Bhalerao
Online since: July 2015
Description: The current special section includes a collection of six articles, one review and five research articles, by well established researchers. The synthesis methods along with the approaches for functionalization of nanomaterials for a range of biomedical applications reported in the special issue will add value to the existing literature in fields of Biomedicine as well as Nanobioelectronics. This book will prove to be a timely and valuable reference for researchers in this area.


Edited by: Sujan Debnath
Online since: January 2017
Description: This collection was prepared by results of 7th International Conference on Manufacturing Science and Technology (ICMST 2016, July 16-18, 2016, Malaysia) and contains of scientific and research papers from area of advanced materials, processing of metal materials and alloys and different biocomposites. We hope this collection will be motivate the next generation of researchers to research in the field of materials science and processing technologies.


Edited by: Prof. Graeme E. Murch, Irina Belova and Prof. Andreas Öchsner
Online since: October 2016
Description: This special topic volume of Diffusion Foundations is entitled Mass Transport in Advanced Engineering Materials. It captures a very wide cross-section of mass transport phenomena in solids and liquids by covering contemporary experimental work and computer simulations in both fundamental and applied contexts.


Edited by: Guojian Chen, Haider F. Abdul Amir, Puneet Tandon, Poi Sim Khiew
Online since: August 2016
Description: The scientific conference ICDMM 2016 was dedicated to issues related to materials behavior; casting, solidification and processing of different alloys and steels; powder metallurgy and ceramic forming; composite and polymeric materials, nanomaterials and nanomanufacturing. This collection will be useful for wide range specialists from mechanical engineering, chemical technologies, environmental engineering and microelectronics.


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