Materials selection is a crucial factor in determining the cost, quality, and corrosion protection for every engineering project. The variety of increasingly durable materials and their combinations, coupled with the rise of new and more critical service requirements and the demand for lower costs, have expanded upon trial-and-error criteria into m

chapter 1|12 pages


chapter 2|64 pages


chapter 3|98 pages

Carbon-Carbon Composites

chapter 4|98 pages

Shape Memory Alloys/Effect

chapter 5|84 pages

Nanostructured Materials (NSM)

chapter 6|36 pages

Powder Metallurgy (P/M)

chapter 7|38 pages


chapter 8|42 pages

Functionally Gradient Materials

chapter 9|30 pages

Microelectromechanical Systems

chapter 10|42 pages

0 Fuel Cells

chapter 12|112 pages

2 Processes and Fabrication