Main Themes by Keyword: Properties
Swami Naidu Gurugubelli and K Siva Prasad
Online since: June 2018
Description: Articles, collected in this volume, present the results of research in the fields of modern structural materials and technologies of their machining. The collection was created by results of the International Conference on Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes (ICAMMP 18).
Seung-Bok Choi and Yun-Hae Kim
Online since: January 2015
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2014 3rd International Conference on Applied Mechanics and Materials (ICAMM 2014), November 15-16, 2014, Shenzhen, China.
The 191 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Solid Mechanics and its Applications;
Chapter 2: Fluid Mechanics and its Applications;
Chapter 3: Computational Mechanics and its Applications;
Chapter 4: Mechanics of Explosion and Technologies of Blasting;
Chapter 5: Structural Mechanics, Geotechnical Mechanics and Infrastructure Construction; Chapter 6: Building Materials;
Chapter 7: Composites;
Chapter 8: Micro/Nano Materials;
Chapter 9: Metals and Alloys;
Chapter 10: Chemical Materials and Processing Technology;
Chapter 11: Biological and Environment-Friendly Materials;
Chapter 12: Physics of Materials, Properties and Methods of Research;
Chapter 13: Materials Processing Technology;
Chapter 14: Surface Engineering, Materials and Technologies;
Chapter 15: Thermal Analysis and Monitoring of Machines and Equipments
Karel Dvořák, Dominik Gazdič and Iveta Hajkova
Online since: June 2018
Description: The 16th International Conference Silicate Binders 2017 (ICBM 2017) was organized with the support from Brno University of Technology. The most important topics on the conference were chemistry and technology of cement and other hydraulic and silicate binders, chemistry and technology of lime production and gypsum based binders. Special attention was paid to the use and behaviour of these mentioned binders in the various kind of building materials, like concrete, inorganic insulations and in solidified sludges.
Matteo Colombo, Marco di Prisco
Online since: September 2016
Description: This edition by results of the conference CONSEC16 contain high quality peer-reviewed scientific papers related to the main topics as: hydration and early age concrete properties, new design concepts and methods for long-term performance, performance of concrete under severe environment and loads, robustness with respect to loading hazards and sustainability of concrete structures, new and special concrete for (ultra-) severe conditions, repair and strengthening of under-performing structures and newly developed techniques for research and analyze. This edition will be useful for scientists and engineers from area materials and structures for construction.
Cheng Zhang and Jin Hu
Online since: November 2013
Description: Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS)
Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 2013 Dianchi Advanced Materials Forum, July 23-25, 2013, Kunming, China.
The 81 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Ceramics and Ceramics-Matrix Composites;
Chapter 2: Metals and Metal-Matrix Composites;
Chapter 3: Polymers and Polymer-Matrix Composites
Dr. Stanislav Kolisnychenko
Online since: July 2015
Description: As a direct development of nanotechnologies, graphene is the first known crystal that has genuine two-dimensional structure (2D). The diversity of properties of graphene has predetermined a wide range of applications of its use in many areas of scientific and practical activities.
The collection “Graphene” consists of papers published by Trans Tech Publications Inc. from 2010 up to 2015 and covers the technology of graphene formation, as well as the application of this unique material to a wide range of technological developments.
The papers are presented in nine chapters:
Chapter 1: Technologies of Graphene Formation;
Chapter 2: Research and Analysis Properties and Quality of Graphene;
Chapter 3: Composites and Polymers Based on Graphene;
Chapter 4: Research and Development of Films, Fibers, Surface and Coating with Use of Graphene;
Chapter 5: Application of Graphene in Photocatalytic Processes and Environmental Engineering;
Chapter 6: Graphene in Biomedical Engineering;
Chapter 7: Using Graphene in Electronics and Photovoltaics;
Chapter 8: Application of Graphene for Sensors and NEMS;
Chapter 9: Using of Graphene in Energy Storage, Fuel Cells and Supercapacitors.
Wei Pan, Jianghong Gong
Online since: July 2016
Description: This book comprises 178 papers presented in the Ninth International Conference on High-Performance Ceramics (CICC-9), which was held from November 4 to 7, 2013, in Guilin, China. It covered most aspects of field of high-performance ceramics (advanced ceramics), including processing, microstructures and properties of structural and functional ceramics. Some papers concerning the ceramics for next generation nuclear energy were included. Especially, in the papers given an overview of the most recent development in high-performance ceramics in China.
Wei Pan and Jianghong Gong
Online since: August 2018
Description: This book contains the papers presented at the Tenth International Conference on High-Performance Ceramics (CICC-10), which was held from November 4 to 7, 2017, in Nanchang, China. The Collection covers most aspects in the field of high-performance ceramics (advanced ceramics), including processing, microstructures, and properties of structural and functional ceramics. Especially, the papers gave an overview of the most recent development in high-performance ceramics in China.
Algirdas V. Valiulis, Olegas Černašėjus and Vadim Mokšin
Online since: January 2015
Description: Collection of selected, peer reviewed papers from the 9th International Conference on Mechatronic Systems and Materials (MSM 2013), July 1–3, 2013, Vilnius, Lithuania.
The 170 papers are grouped as follows:
Chapter 1: Mechatronic Systems I: (Industrial Robotics; Microrobotics; Mobile Robots; Analysis of Vibration),
Chapter 2: Mechatronic Systems II: (Optimization; Optimal Design; Integrated Diagnostics; Failure Analysis; Tribology in Mechatronics Systems; Analysis of Signals),
Chapter 3: Mechatronic Systems III: (Applications of Artificial Intelligence; Sensors and Actuators in Mechatronics; Control of Mechatronics Systems),
Chapter 4: Materials: (Multifunctional and Smart Materials; Metallic Alloys; Piezoelectric Materials; Nanomaterials; Ceramics and Glasses; Biomaterials and Technology; Coatings and Properties),
Chapter 5: Engineering Technologies: (Advanced and Digital Manufacturing; Systems Engineering; Micro and Nano Technologies; Materials Joining Technologies; Modeling and Optimization of Processes),
Chapter 6: Education: (New Trends and Curricula for BSC and MSC in Two Tier Higher Education in the Fields of Mechatronic Systems and Materials Science)
Huiping Tang, Dong Hui Yang, Lei Wang, Yong Liu, Jianzhong Wang and Jianqing Chen
Online since: October 2018
Description: The book contains selected papers, which were presented at the 10th International Conference on Porous Metals and Metallic Foams (MetFoam 2017, Nanjing, China, from 14 to 17 September, 2017) which cover the latest developments in the field of porous metals and metallic foams, including design, fabrication, characterization, modeling and application. A strong emphasis was placed on topics of current interest, such as porous biomaterials, nanoporous structure, lattice structure, lotus-type porous metals, metallic foam, and metal fiber.