Smith/Hashemi's Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering, 4/e provides an eminently readable and understandable overview of engineering materials for undergraduate students. Chapters have been updated to reflect new topics such as nanotechnology and biotechnology and materials types being used in industry. Through concise explanations, numerous worked-out examples, a wealth of illustrations & photos, and a brand new set of online resources, the new edition of Smith provides the most student-friendly introduction to the science & engineering of materials.
The fourth edition features expanded chapter problem sets with even more Design-Oriented Problems involving materials selection factors. Chapter Openers immediately engage students in each chapter's content through a highlighted, real-world application. Corresponding ancillary supplements are listed at the end of each chapter to allow for easy integration of online and CD-ROM resources into text material.
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Smith is an associate professor in the department of electrical engineering at the University of Kentucky, where has taught since 1990 nad has twice won the Outstanding Engineering Professor Award. He earned a B.S. from the University of Kentucky and both M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineerin, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110072953586
Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 72953586
Book Description McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math, 2005. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 4. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0072953586