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ISBN : 9781632406286

Publisher :   mlbooksinternational

Language :   English

Category :   Engineering and Technology

Publication Year :   2017

Price : USD  132.95

Description :  Materials Science is a rapidly innovating field. Advanced materials are novel materials that have been modified to obtain desired characteristics that would be useful for specialized applications like lubrication in engine oil, superior conductivity in electrolytes etc. Ceramics, polymers and semiconductors are some examples of advanced materials. Comprehensive insights have been provided in this book to help the readers develop a better understanding of this discipline. This book discusses the science and technology behind the development of advanced materials. As this field is emerging at a rapid pace, the contents of this book will help the readers understand the modern concepts and applications of advanced materials.

Author/Editor :  Ricky Peyret

Author's Description :  Ricky Peyret received his masters degree and PhD in materials science and engineering. He is a visiting professor in the Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy at a university in United Kingdom, where he teaches courses on metallurgy and materials science. His research work in the field of smart materials and alloys has won him several awards. Peyret has authored and edited numerous articles, journal papers and books in the field of materials science and engineering.