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Callister's Materials Science and Engineering 2 Edition (English, Paperback, R. Balasubramaniam)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Wiley
    • ISBN: 9788126541607, 8126541601
    • Edition: 2, 2014
    • Pages: 838
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    R. Balasubramaniam’s Callister's Materials Science and Engineering (With CD) 2nd Edition is a comprehensive book for material science and engineering students. The book comprises of chapters, which cover all the fundamental topics of material science. In addition, there are sections on all the recent developments and all the advanced topics that will help the students in getting a clear understanding of material science concepts. This book is essential for material science and engineering students.

    About R. Balasubramaniam

    R. Balasubramaniam is a researcher and academician by profession. He is a part of the Materials and Metallurgical Engineering faculty at IIT Kanpur. He has authored over 10 books like Story Of The Delhi Iron Pillar, Marvels of Indian Iron Through the Ages, etc. Dr. Balasubramaniam's research interests included Material-Hydrogen Systems, Environmental Degradation of Materials, Structure-Property Correlation in Advanced Materials and Indian Archaeometallurgy. He is a prolific researcher and has published over 250 research papers in reputed journals.

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    Table of Contents
    • 1. Introduction
      Learning Objectives
      1.1 Historical Perspectives
      1.2 Materials Science and Engineering
      1.3 Why Study Materials Science and Engineering
      1.4 Classification of Materials
      1.5 Advanced Materials
      1.6 Modern Materials’ Needs
      References

      2. Atomic Structure and Interatomic Bonding
      Learning Objectives
      2.1 Introduction
      Atomic Structure
      2.2 Fundamental Concepts
      2.3 Electrons in Atoms
      2.4 The Periodic Table
      Atomic Bonding in Solids
      2.5 Bonding Forces and Energies
      2.6 Primary Interatomic Bonds
      2.7 Secondary Bonding or van der Waals Bonding
      2.8 Molecules
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      3. Fundamentals of Structure of Crystalline Solids
      Learning Objectives
      3.1 Introduction
      Crystalline Structures
      3.2 Fundamental Concepts
      3.3 Unit Cells
      3.4 Crystal Systems
      Crystallographic Points, Directions and Planes
      3.5 Point Coordinates
      3.6 Crystallographic Directions
      3.7 Crystallographic Planes
      Crystalline and Non-crystalline Materials
      3.8 Single Crystals
      3.9 Polycrystalline Materials
      3.10 Anisotropy
      3.11 Non-crystalline Solids
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      4. Structures of Crystalline Solids
      Learning Objectives
      4.1 Introduction
      Metallic Crystal Structures
      4.2 The Face Centered Cubic Crystal Structure
      4.3 The Body Centered Cubic Crystal Structure
      4.4 The Hexagonal Close Packed Crystal Structure
      4.5 Density Computations
      4.6 Atomic Arrangements
      4.7 Linear and Planar Densities
      4.8 Close Packed Crystal Structures
      4.9 Polymorphism and Allotropy
      Ceramic Crystal Structures
      4.10 Radius Ratio Rules
      4.11 AX - Type Crystal Structures
      4.12 AmXp Type Crystal Structures
      4.13 AmBnXp Type Crystal Structures
      4.14 Crystal Structure from Close Packing of Anions
      4.15 Ceramic Density Computations
      4.16 Silicate Ceramics
      4.17 Carbon
      Polymer Structures
      4.18 Polymer Crystallinity
      4.19 Polymer Crystals
      X-Ray diffraction
      4.20 Determination of Crystal Structures
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      5. Imperfections in Solids
      Learning Objectives
      5.1 Introduction
      Point Defects
      5.2 Vacancies and Self Interstitials
      5.3 Impurities in Solids
      5.4 Specification of Composition
      5.5 Imperfections in Ceramics
      Miscellaneous Imperfections
      5.6 Dislocations –Linear Defects
      5.7 Interfacial Defects
      5.8 Bulk or Volume Defects
      5.9 Atomic Vibrations
      5.10 Defects in Polymers
      Microscopic Examination
      5.11 General
      5.12 Microscopic Techniques
      5.13 Grain Size Determination
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      6. Diffusion
      Learning Objectives
      6.1 Introduction
      6.2 Diffusion Mechanism
      6.3 Steady State Diffusion
      6.4 Non steady-state Diffusion
      6.5 Factors that Influence Diffusion
      6.6 Other Diffusion Paths
      6.7 Diffusion in Ionic Materials
      6.8 Diffusion in Polymeric Materials
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      7. Phase Diagrams
      Learning Objectives
      7.1 Introduction
      Definitions and Basic Concepts
      7.2 Solubility Limit
      7.3 Phases
      7.4 Microstructure
      7.5 Phase Equilibria
      7.6 One-Component (or Unary) Phase Diagram
      Binary Phase Diagrams
      7.7 Binary Isomorphous Systems
      7.8 Interpretation of Phase Diagrams
      7.9 Development of Microstructure in Isomorphous Alloys
      7.10 Mechanical Properties of Isomorphous Alloys
      7.11 Binary Eutectic Systems
      7.12 Development of Microstructure in Eutectic Alloys
      7.13 Equilibrium Diagrams having Intermediate Phases or Compounds
      7.14 Eutectic and Peritectic Reactions
      7.15 Congruent Phase Transformations
      7.16 Ceramic and Ternary Phase Diagrams
      7.17 The Gibbs Phase Rule
      The Iron-Carbon System
      7.18 The Iron-Iron Carbide Phase Diagram
      7.19 Development of Microstructure in Iron-Carbon alloys
      7.20 The Influence of other Alloying Elements
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      8. Phase Transformations
      Learning Objectives
      8.1 Introduction
      Phase Transformations
      8.2 Basic Concepts
      8.3 The Kinetics of Phase Transformations
      8.4 Metastable versus Equilibrium Phases
      Microstructures and Property Changes in Iron – Carbon alloys
      8.5 Isothermal Transformation Diagrams
      8.6 Continuous Cooling Transformation Diagrams
      8.7 Mechanical Behaviour of Iron – Carbon Alloys
      8.8 Tempered Martensite
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      9. Mechanical Properties of Metals
      Learning Objectives
      9.1 Introduction
      Types of Metal Alloys
      9.2 Ferrous Alloys
      9.3 Nonferrous Alloys
      9.4 Thermal Processing of Metals
      Deformation
      9.5 Concepts of Stress and Strain
      9.6 Elastic Deformation
      Stress-Strain Behaviour
      Anealsticity
      Elastic Properties of Materials
      9.7 Plastic Deformation
      Tensile Properties
      True Stress and Strain
      Elastic Recovery after Plastic Deformation
      Compressive, Shear and Torsional Deformation
      9.8 Hardness
      Property Variability and Design/Safety Factors
      9.9 Variability of Mechanical Properties
      9.10 Design/Safety Factors
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      10. Dislocations and Strengthening Mechanisms in Metals
      Learning Objectives
      10.1 Introduction
      Dislocations and Plastic Deformation
      10.2 Basic Concepts
      10.3 Characteristics of Dislocations
      10.4 Slip Systems
      10.5 Slip in Single Crystals
      10.6 Plastic Deformation of Polycrystalline Materials
      10.7 Deformation by Twinning
      Mechanisms of Strengthening in Metals
      10.8 Strengthening by Grain Size Reduction
      10.9 Solid Solution Strengthening
      10.10 Strain Hardening
      Recovery, Recrystallization and Grain Growth
      10.11 Recovery
      10.12 Recrystallization
      10.13 Grain Growth
      Precipitation Hardening
      10.14 Precipitation Hardening
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      11. Failure of Metals
      Learning Objectives
      11.1 Introduction
      Fracture
      11.2 Fundamentals of Fracture
      11.3 Ductile Fracture
      11.4 Brittle Fracture
      11.5 Principles of Fracture Mechanics
      11.6 Impact Fracture Testing
      Fatigue
      11.7 Cyclic Stresses
      11.8 The S-N Curve
      11.9 Crack Initiation and Propagation
      11.10 Factors that affect Fatigue Life
      11.11 Environmental Effects
      Creep
      11.12 Generalized Creep Behaviour
      11.13 Stress and Temperature Effects
      11.14 Data Extrapolation Methods
      11.15 Alloys for High Temperature Use
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      12. Applications and Properties of Ceramics
      Learning Objectives
      12.1 Introduction
      Types and Applications of Ceramics
      12.2 Glasses
      12.3 Glass-Ceramics
      12.4 Clay Products
      12.5 Refractories
      12.6 Abrasives
      12.7 Cements
      12.8 Advanced Ceramics
      Phase Diagrams
      12.9 Ceramic Phase Diagrams
      Mechanical Properties
      12.10 Brittle Fracture of Ceramics
      12.11 Stress-Strain Behaviour
      12.12 Mechanisms of Plastic Deformation
      12.13 Miscellaneous Mechanical Considerations
      Other Properties
      12.14 Glass Properties
      12.15 Heat Treatment of Glasses
      Annealing
      Tempering
      12.16 Heat Treatment of Glass Ceramics
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      13. Structures of Polymer
      Learning Objectives
      13.1 Introduction
      13.2 Hydrocarbon Molecules
      13.3 Polymer Molecules
      13.4 The Chemistry of Polymer Molecules
      13.5 Molecular Weight
      13.6 Molecular Shape
      13.7 Molecular Structure
      13.8 Molecular Configurations
      13.9 Thermoplastic and Thermosetting Polymers
      13.10 Copolymers
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      14. Characteristics and Applications of Polymers
      Learning Objectives
      14.1 Introduction
      Mechanical Behaviour of Polymers
      14.2 Stress-Strain Behaviour
      14.3 Macroscopic Deformation
      14.4 Viscoelastic Deformation
      14.5 Fracture of Polymers
      14.6 Miscellaneous Mechanical Characteristics
      Mechanisms of Deformation and for Strengthening of Polymers
      14.7 Deformation of Semi-crystalline Polymers
      14.8 Factors that Influence the Mechanical Properties of Semicrystalline Polymers
      14.9 Deformation of Elastomers
      Crystallization, Melting and Glass Transition Phenomena in Polymers
      14.10 Crystallization
      14.11 Melting
      14.12 The Glass Transition
      14.13 Melting and Glass Transition Temperatures
      14.14 Factors that influence Melting and Glass Transition Temperatures
      Polymer Types
      14.15 Plastics
      14.16 Elastomers
      14.17 Fibres
      14.18 Miscellaneous Applications
      14.19 Advanced Polymeric Materials
      14.20 Polyermization
      14.21 Polymer Additives
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      15. Composite Materials
      Learning Objectives
      15.1 Introduction
      Particle-Reinforced Composites
      15.2 Large Particle Composites
      15.3 Dispersion-Strengthened Composites
      Fiber Reinforced Composites
      15.4 Influence of Fiber Length
      15.5 Influence of Fiber Orientation and Concentration
      15.6 The Fiber Phase
      15.7 The Matrix Phase
      15.8 Polymer-Matrix Composites
      15.9 Metal-Matrix Composites
      15.10 Ceramic-Matrix Composites
      15.11 Carbon-Carbon Composites
      15.12 Hybrid Composites
      Structural Composites
      15.13 Laminar Composites
      15.14 Sandwich Panels
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      16. Corrosion and Degradation
      Learning Objectives
      16.1 Introduction
      Corrosion of Metals
      16.2 Electrochemical Considerations
      16.3 Corrosion Rates
      16.4 Prediction of Corrosion Rates
      16.5 Passivity
      16.6 Environmental Effects
      16.7 Forms of Corrosion
      16.8 Corrosion Environments
      16.9 Corrosion Prevention
      16.10 Oxidation
      Corrosion of Ceramic Materials
      Degradation of Polymers
      16.11 Swelling and Dissolution
      16.12 Bond Rupture
      16.13 Weathering
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      17. Electrical Properties of Materials
      Learning Objectives
      17.1 Introduction
      Electrical Conduction
      17.2 Ohm’s Law
      17.3 Electrical Conductivity
      17.4 Electronic and Ionic Conduction
      17.5 Energy Band Structures in Solids
      17.6 Conduction in Terms of Band and Atomic Bonding Models
      17.7 Electron Mobility
      17.8 Electrical Resistivity of Metals
      17.9 Electrical Characteristics of Commercial Alloys
      Semiconductivity
      17.10 Intrinsic Semiconduction
      17.11 Extrinsic Semiconduction
      17.12 The Temperature Dependence of Carrier Concentration
      17.13 Factors that Affect Carrier Mobility
      17.14 The Hall Effect
      17.15 Semiconductor Devices
      Electrical Conduction in Ionic Ceramics and in Polymers
      17.16 Conduction in Ionic Materials
      17.17 Electrical Properties of Polymers
      Dielectric Behaviour
      17.18 Capacitance
      17.19 Field Vectors and Polarization
      17.20 Types of Polarization
      17.21 Frequency Dependance of the Dielectric Constant
      17.22 Dielectric Strength
      17.23 Dielectric Materials
      Other Electrical Characteristics of Materials
      17.24 Ferroelectricity
      17.25 Piezoelectricity
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Questions and Problems

      18. Magnetic Properties
      Learning Objectives
      18.1 Introduction  
      18.2 Basic Concepts  
      18.3 Diamagnetism and Paramagnetism  
      18.4 Ferromagnetism  
      18.5 Antiferromagnetism and Ferrimagnetism  
      18.6 The Influence of Temperature on Magnetic Behavior  
      18.7 Domains and Hysteresis  
      18.8 Magnetic Anisotropy  
      18.9 Soft Magnetic Materials  
      18.10 Hard Magnetic Materials  
      18.11 Magnetic Storage  
      18.12 Superconductivity 
      Summary 
      References 
      Questions and Problems
      Design Problems


      19. Thermal Properties
      Learning Objectives  
      19.1 Introduction  
      19.2 Heat Capacity  
      19.3 Thermal Expansion  
      19.4 Thermal Conductivity  
      19.5 Thermal Stresses 
      Summary 
      Important Terms and Concepts 
      References 
      Questions and Problems 
      Design Problems

      20. Optical Properties
      Learning Objectives
      20.1 Introduction
      20.2 Electromagnetic Radiation 
      20.3 Light Interactions with Solids 
      20.4 Atomic and Electronic Interactions
      20.5 Refraction 
      20.6 Reflection 
      20.7 Absorption 
      20.8 Transmission 
      20.9 Color 
      20.10 Opacity and Translucency in Insulators
      20.11 Luminescence 
      20.12 Photoconductivity 
      20.13 Lasers 
      20.14 Optical Fibers in Communications
      Summary
      References
      Questions and Problems
      Design Problem

      21. Materials Selection and Design Considerations
      Learning Objectives
      21.1 Introduction
      21.2 Strength Considerations–Torsionally Stressed Shaft  
      21.3 Other Property Considerations and the Final Decision
      21.4 Mechanics of Spring Deformation  
      21.5 Valve Spring Design and Material Requirements  
      21.6 One Commonly Employed Steel Alloy
      21.7 Introduction  
      21.8 Testing Procedure and Results  
      21.9 Discussion
      21.10 Anatomy of the Hip Joint  
      21.11 Material Requirements  
      21.12 Materials Employed
      21.13 Introduction  
      21.14 Assessment of CPC Glove Materials to Protect Against   Exposure to Methylene Chloride
      21.15 Introduction  
      21.16 Leadframe Design and Materials  
      21.17 Die Bonding  
      21.18 Wire Bonding  
      21.19 Package Encapsulation  
      21.20 Tape Automated Bonding 
      Summary 
      Important Terms and Concepts 
      References 
      Design Questions and Problems
      22. Economic, Environmental and Societal Issues in Materials Science and Engineering
      Learning Objectives  
      22.1 Introduction Economic Considerations 
      22.2 Component Design 
      22.3 Materials 
      22.4 Manufacturing Techniques Environmental and Societal Considerations 
      22.5 Recycling Issues in Materials Science and Engineering
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Design Question

      23. Processing of Engineering Materials
      Learning Objectives
      23.1 Introduction
      23.2 Forming Operations
      23.3 Casting
      23.4 Miscellaneous Techniques
      23.5 Heat Treatment of Steels
      23.6 Glass Forming
      23.7 Fabrication and Processing of Clay Products
      23.8 Powder Pressing
      23.9 Tape Casting
      23.10 Forming Techniques for Plastics
      23.11 Fabrication of Elastomers
      23.12 Fabrication of Fibers and Films
      23.13 Processing of Fiber Reinforced Composites
      Summary
      Important Terms and Concepts
      References
      Design Question

      Appendix A: The International System of Units
      Appendix B: Properties of Selected Engineering Materials
      B1 Density
      B2 Modulus of Elasticity
      B3 Poisson’s Ratio
      B4 Strength and Ductility
      B5 Plane Strain Fracture Toughness
      B6 Linear Coefficient of Thermal Expansion
      B7 Thermal Conductivity
      B8 Specific Heat
      B9 Electrical Resistivity
      B10 Metal Alloy Compositions

      Appendix C: Costs and Relative Costs for Selected Engineering Materials
      Appendix D: Repeat Unit Structure for Common Polymers
      Appendix E: Glass Transition and Melting Temperatures for Common Polymeric Materials

      Glossary
      Answers to Selected Problems
      Index

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    5

    Awesome content

    wholesome syllabus but its a pity the bundled cd doesnt work on windows 8 or greater even on compatibility mode.
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    Excellent book for metallurgical and materials engineering

    Its a superb book for beginners of metallurgical and materials . It includes all basic concepts in detailed manner. Clarifies all doubts alongwith diagrammatic representation. Its a fully recommendable book for those who are preparing for any entrance exams such as GATE, etc alongwith for those who are interested in research. The book has beem designed very nicely. Every sub-group and concepts are written separately with new heading which makes it easier to read and understand.
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    easy to learn

    very good book easy to understand every time and it helps to increase the knowledge in high amount and good for concept clearing who wants to sit in competitive exams
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    Good book for gate aspirants...

    Covers all the topics completely. Good for gate as well as semester exams. Some topics can be omitted since it covers vivid area of material science.
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    priceless knowledge in just a small amount

    Man the book is awesome !!!!!!!! .Besides the university courses it offers so much more while going through the text and the CD also has extra knowledge to share

    If anyone goes through the book(learn it properly),not only would he/she gain knowledge
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    SUPER..............

    This is book is really awesome.It clears all doubt in material science.I think you should go through the book at least one.Because you will read it,you will definitely love it.
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    Good book

    Excellent book for building concepts in material science. Very good explanations are given through out the book. Adaptation for Indian syllabus requirements makes it very useful.
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    Simply awesome

    My professor knew nothing.. but this book told me everything it is really enjoyable... this book is really nice for beginners to master the materials.... its one of my favourite subjects now... i love studying from it.
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