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Metals in the Modern World--a study in materials development

Slade, Edward

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ISBN 10: 0490001033 / ISBN 13: 9780490001039
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. Hardcover. . In laminated jacket in very fine condition, red cloth boards in mint condition; 192pp heavily illustrated in colour, Contents: Chapter 1 The Nature of Metals:, The Crystalline Structure of Solids, The Structure of Atoms, Electron Quantum States, The Ionic Bond The Covalent Bond, The Metallic Bond. Chapter 2 Crystals, Dislocations, and Alloys: Sources of Dislocations, Effect of Dislocations, Deformation and Fracture Fatigue, and Creep, Alloying, Carbon-Steel Alloys, Age Hardening. Chapter 3 The Extraction of Metals: Cleaning and Roasting the Ore, Ore Reduction Techniques, Stability of Metallic Compounds, Refining Techniques Which Extraction Process? Economics of Metal Extraction. Chapter 4 The Shaping of Metals, Methods, Choosing the Shaping Method, Effects on Microstructure, Influence of Size and Shape on Processing, Accuracy Requirements. Chapter 5 Metals for the Modern World: The Strengthening of Metals,Precipitation Hardening,Alloys to Work at High Temperatures,Fiber Reinforcement. Chapter 6 New Ways of Fabricating Metals: , Shaping Under Pressure, Shaping at Ultrahigh Speed, Explosive Forming, Hydroelectric Forming, Electromagnetic Forming, Pneumatic-mechanical Forming, New Machining Techniques, Chemical Machining, Electron-beam Machining, Electrochemical Machining, Spark Machining, Electron-beam Welding, Laser Techniques. Chapter 7 Automation in the Metallurgical Industry: The Possibilities of Automation, In the Blast Furnace, In the Rolling Mill, In Combined Processes. Chapter 8 Modern Ways of Examining Metals:, The Range of Techniques, The Metallurgical Microscope, Von Laue's Crucial Experiment, X-ray Diffraction, The Production of X-rays, Analysis from Characteristic Wavelengths, The X-ray Fluorescent Spectrometer, The Electron Microscope, The Electron-beam Scanning Microanalyser, Ionization Techniques, The Optical Spectroscope, The Mass Spectrograph, The Field-Ion Microscope. 8¾x5¾". . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # KEB0001310

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