Concepts in Physical Metallurgy
- Concise lecture notes
- Avala Lavakumar
- April 2017
DescriptionThe progress of civilization can be, in part, attributed to their ability to employ metallurgy. This book is an introduction to multiple facets of physical metallurgy, materials science, and engineering. As all metals are crystalline in structure, attention is focussed on these structures, and how the formation of these crystals is responsible for certain aspects of the material's chemical and physical behaviour. Concepts in Physical Metallurgy: Concise lecture notes also discusses the mechanical properties of metals, the theory of alloys, and physical metallurgy of ferrous and non-ferrous alloys.
About EditorsAvala Lavakumar is a physical metallurgist and assistant professor in the Department of Metallurgy & Materials Engineering, Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology, Odisha, India. His primary research area is phase transformations of steels, super alloys, and their mechanical behaviours. He received his bachelor's degree from the JNTU in Hyderabad and his master's in industrial metallurgy from the National Institute of Technology in Durgapur, India.
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Paperback ISBN: 9780750328623
Ebook ISBN: 9781681744742
Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers