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Encyclopedia of Aluminum and Its Alloys, Two-Volume Set (Print)

1st Edition


George E. Totten, Murat Tiryakioglu, Olaf Kessler
December 7, 2018

This encyclopedia, written by authoritative experts under the guidance of an international panel of key researchers from academia, national laboratories, and industry, is a comprehensive reference covering all major aspects of metallurgical science and engineering of aluminum and its alloys. Topics ...

Encyclopedia of Iron, Steel, and Their Alloys (Online Version)

1st Edition


George E. Totten, Rafael Colas
January 6, 2016

The first of many important works featured in CRC Press’ Metals and Alloys Encyclopedia Collection, the Encyclopedia of Iron, Steel, and Their Alloys covers all the fundamental, theoretical, and application-related aspects of the metallurgical science, engineering, and technology of iron, steel, a...

Extractive Metallurgy of Rare Earths

2nd Edition


Nagaiyar Krishnamurthy, Chiranjib Kumar Gupta
December 16, 2015

New Edition Now Covers Recycling, Environmental Issues, and Analytical Determination Employing four decades of experience in the rare metal and rare earths industry, the authors of Extractive Metallurgy of Rare Earths, Second Edition present the entire subject of rare earth elements with depth and ...

Metalworking Fluids

3rd Edition


Jerry P. Byers
September 20, 2017

This revised and expanded Third Edition contains 21 chapters summarizing the latest thinking on various technologies relating to metalworking fluid development, laboratory evaluation, metallurgy, industrial application, fluid maintenance, recycling, waste treatment, health, government regulations, a...

Biomass and Carbon Fuels in Metallurgy

1st Edition

Jaroslav Legemza, Mária Fröhlichová, Róbert Findorák
December 11, 2019

Biomass and Carbon Fuels in Metallurgy presents contemporary and new insights into the use of carbonaceous (Biomass) fuels in the metallurgical sector. The authors describe application of these fuels in different technological processes to produce pig iron, steel and ferroalloys. Emphasis is placed...

Flux Bounded Tungsten Inert Gas Welding Process: An Introduction

1st Edition

P Chakravarthy, M Agilan, N Neethu
December 02, 2019

This focus book is intended to introduce the Flux Bounded Tungsten Inert Gas Welding (FBTIG) process, which is a variant of Activated Tungsten inert gas welding process. The benefits of activating flux in the weld pool in enhancing the depth of penetration and underlying mechanisms for the same is...

Electroless Nickel Plating: Fundamentals to Applications

1st Edition

Fabienne Delaunois, Veronique Vitry, Luiza Bonin
November 26, 2019

Electroless Nickel Plating: Fundamentals to Applications provides a complete and actualized view of electroless nickel plating, thus greatly improving the accessibility of knowledge on the subject. It touches upon all aspects of electroless nickel, from the fundamentals (including thermodynamics of...

Critical and Rare Earth Elements: Recovery from Secondary Resources

1st Edition

Abhilash, Ata Akcil
November 21, 2019

This book is aimed to compile the distribution of rare earth elements in various resources with their processing from secondary resources. It includes details of various processes developed for extraction of rare earth elements from varied raw materials ranging from e-wastes, tailings, process...

Surface Engineering by Friction-Assisted Processes: Methods, Materials, and Applications

1st Edition

B. Ratna Sunil
October 16, 2019

Here is a comprehensive resource that compiles extensive descriptions of friction stir processing, fabrication of surface metal matrix composites, and friction surfacing into one volume. The book is separated into four sections, beginning with a discussion of surface tailoring of metals by friction...

Introductory Solid State Physics with MATLAB Applications

1st Edition

Javier E. Hasbun, Trinanjan Datta
October 02, 2019

Solid state physics, the study and prediction of the fundamental physical properties of materials, forms the backbone of modern materials science and has many technological applications. The unique feature of this text is the MATLAB®-based computational approach with several numerical techniques...

Autofrettage Processes: Technology and Modelling

1st Edition

Uday S Dixit, Seikh Mustafa Kamal, Rajkumar Shufen
September 18, 2019

Autofrettage Processes: Technology and Modeling deals with the technology and modeling of autofrettage processes, explaining the subject in a lucid manner. It highlights how the theory of plasticity and finite element modeling are applied in the modeling of autofrettage processes. Aimed at senior...

Magnesium and Its Alloys: Technology and Applications

1st Edition

Leszek A. Dobrzanski, Menachem Bamberger, George E. Totten
August 28, 2019

Magnesium and Its Alloys: Technology and Applications covers a wide scope of topics related to magnesium science and engineering, from manufacturing and production to finishing and applications. This handbook contains thirteen chapters, each contributed by experts in their respective fields, and...

Agglomeration of Iron Ores

1st Edition

Ram Pravesh Bhagat
August 23, 2019

This book focuses on agglomeration, or the size enlargement process, of iron ores. This process sits at the interface of mineral processing and extractive metallurgy. The book begins with a discussion of raw materials preparation and the beneficiation process. It then describes fundamental...

Interfacial Physical Chemistry of High-Temperature Melts

1st Edition

Kusuhiro Mukai, Taishi Matsushita
August 07, 2019

This English translation of a well-known Japanese book covers interfacial physicochemistry in materials science, especially for iron- and steelmaking processes. Interfacial Physical Chemistry of High-Temperature Melts bridges the gap between the basics and applications of physicochemistry. The...

Deployment of Rare Earth Materials in Microware Devices, RF Transmitters, and Laser Systems

1st Edition

A. R. Jha, Ph.D.
June 19, 2019

Deployment of Rare Earth Materials in Microware Devices, RF Transmitters, and Laser Systems describes the deployment of rare earth materials that offer significant improvement in the RF performance, reliability, weight, and size of microwave devices, RF transmitters, and laser systems. RF...

Introduction to Steels: Processing, Properties, and Applications

1st Edition

P.C. Angelo, B. Ravisankar
April 23, 2019

The book briefly describes the structure, properties and applications of various grades of steel, primarily aimed at non-metallurgical students from other engineering streams. The book consists of nine chapters covering most of the important types of steels and their physical metallurgy,...