Surface Engineering: Processes and Applications: This volume covers both innovative and basic methods of surface engineering for improved surface properties.

part I|1 pages

Coatings and Surface Modifications – Process Technologies

chapter 1|18 pages

Plasma Sprayed Ceramic Coatings

ByR. McPherson

chapter 2|27 pages

Crafting the Surface with Glow Discharge Plasmas

ByP. A. Dearnley, T. Bell, F. Hombeck

chapter 3|32 pages

Surface Engineering of Polymers for Biomedical Applications

ByH. J. Griesser, R. C. Chatelier, T. R. Gengenbach, Z. R. Vasic, G. Johnson, J. G. Steele

chapter 5|7 pages

Metallurgical and Optical Thin Films Produced by Filtered Arc Evaporation

ByP. J. Martin, R. P. Netterfield, T. J. Kinder, L. Descôtes

chapter 6|9 pages

Ion-Assisted Deposition: Film Properties and Process Monitoring

ByR. P. Netterfield, P. J. Martin, T. J. Kinder

chapter 8|9 pages

A Study of Coatings Produced by Sharc PVD Arc Source

ByP. Jewsbury, P. Lambrineas, K. Jackson

chapter 9|15 pages

Developments in Plasma-Assisted Physical Vapour Deposition

ByA. Matthews, K. S. Fancey, A. S. James, A. Leyland

chapter 10|14 pages

Plasma Nitriding

ByN. L. Loh

chapter 11|16 pages

A Process Overview of Laser Hardfacing

ByA. F. A. Hoadley, A. Frenk, C. F. Marsden

chapter 12|14 pages

Plasma Immersion Ion Implantation at Elevated Temperatures

ByR. Hutchings, M. J. Kenny, D. R. Miller, W. Y. Yeung

part II|1 pages

Characterisation, Properties and Performance Evaluation of Coatings and Surface Treatments

chapter 13|14 pages

Observations on the Role and Selection of Coatings and Surface Treatments in Manufacturing

ByA. R. Cooper, K. N. Strafford

chapter 15|26 pages

Surface Engineering and the Control of Corrosion and Wear

ByK. N. Strafford, P. K. Datta

chapter 16|43 pages

Surface Degradation of Oxides, Ceramics, Glasses and Polymers

ByR. St. C. Smart, G. A. George

chapter 18|16 pages

Fatigue of Surface-Hardened Gears

ByT. P. Wilks, G. P. Cavallaro, K. N. Strafford