Materials Science

Per Page:

Recent Advances in Analysis, Design and Construction of Shell & Spatial Structures in the Asia-Pacific Region

1st Edition

Kok Keong Choong, Mustafasanie M. Yussof, Jat Yuen Richard Liew
December 10, 2019

This edited volume features a collection of extended versions of 13 papers originally published in the proceedings of the 12th Asian Pacific Conference on Shell & Spatial Structures held in Penang, Malaysia in October 2018. All chapters in this book have been written by experts from Malaysia,...

Wave Propagation Analysis of Smart Nanostructures

1st Edition

Farzad Ebrahimi, Ali Dabbagh
December 10, 2019

Wave Propagation Analysis of Smart Nanostructures presents a mathematical framework for the wave propagation problem of small-scale nanobeams and nanoplates manufactured from various materials, including functionally graded composites, smart piezoelectric materials, smart magneto-electro-elastic...

Linear and Non-Linear Deformations of Elastic Solids

1st Edition

Arabinda Roy, Rasajit Kumar Bera
December 09, 2019

Linear and Non-Linear Deformations of Elastic Solids aims to compile the advances in the field of linear and non-linear elasticity through discussion of advanced topics. Broadly classified into two parts, it includes crack, contact, scattering and wave propagation in linear elastic solids and...

Titanic Corrosion

1st Edition

Susai Rajendran, Gurmeet Singh
December 06, 2019

The word “titanic” reminds one of the majestic ship Titanic and James Cameron’s epic romance movie Titanic—in many cases the film first and the ship next. The Titanic was the world’s largest passenger ship when it entered service, measuring 269 m (882 feet) in length, and the largest man-made...

Structured Glass-Fiber Catalysts

1st Edition

Andrey Zagoruiko, Sergey Lopatin
December 02, 2019

Structured Glass-Fiber Catalysts discusses the synthesis of advanced glass-fiber catalysts for various emerging applications, investigation of their properties, and development of the engineering basis required for their wide practical application. This book describes how to create and use such...

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...

Advances in Neutron Optics: Fundamentals and Applications in Materials Science and Biomedicine

1st Edition

Maria L. Calvo, Ramon F. Alvarez-Estrada
November 28, 2019

Neutron optics studies the interactions of a beam of slow neutrons with matter. This book updates various advances on neutron optics. There will be a focus on the very active topics of neutron imaging (NI) and neutron spin optics (NSO). The book will also present applications of neutron beams in...

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...

Sub- and Supercritical Hydrothermal Technology: Industrial Applications

1st Edition

Sandeep Kumar, Florin Barla
November 21, 2019

Sub- and Supercritical Hydrothermal Technology: Industrial Applications offers a practical view of a variety of industrial applications and their challenges, offering a deep understanding of the application of sub- and supercritical fluids and their techno-economic viability. This book covers a...

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...

Design of New Weave Patterns

1st Edition

Radostina A. Angelova
November 20, 2019

This book presents a systematic study on methods used for the creation of weave patterns for simple structures. Firstly, it explains known techniques for designing new weave patterns classified as patterns merge, motifs, patterns insertion and change of the displacement number. These are discussed...

Two-Dimensional Materials in Nanophotonics: Developments, Devices, and Applications

1st Edition

Yuerui Lu
November 18, 2019

Two-dimensional (2D) materials have attracted tremendous interest since the study of graphene in the early 21st century. With their thickness in the angstrom-to-nanometer range, 2D materials, including graphene, transition metal dichalcogenides, phosphorene, silicene, and other inorganic and...