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  • Direct Strip Casting of Metals and Alloysby M Ferry

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 245.00

    Direct strip casting is a continuous casting process for producing metallic sheet directly from the molten state that minimises the need for substantial secondary processing. This important book is the first to review the implications of strip casting technology for a range of alloys, including carbon and stainless steel, aluminium, magnesium, titanium,... more...

  • Laser Shock Peeningby K Ding; L Ye

    Elsevier Science 2006; US$ 230.00

    Laser shock peening (LSP) is a relatively new surface treatment for metallic materials. LSP is a process to induce compressive residual stresses using shock waves generated by laser pulses. LSP can greatly improve the resistance of a material to crack initiation and propagation brought on by cyclic loading and fatigue. This pioneering book was the... more...

  • Hall-Heroult Centennialby Warren S. Peterson; Ronald E. Miller

    Wiley 2013; US$ 75.00

    A rich collection of insightful papers and photos gathered from the world's top aluminum companies highlight the important developments in the process metallurgy of aluminum from 1886-1986, including the electrolytic method of making aluminum, emission and waste control measures in plant operations, manufacture of carbon electrodes, methods of processing... more...

  • Review of Extraction, Processing, Properties, and Applications of Reactive Metalsby Brajendra Mishra

    Wiley 2013; US$ 133.00

    This proceedings volume from the 1999 TMS Annual Meeting is intended to serve as a compendium on reactive metals. Specifically, this book concentrates on zirconium, hafnium, molybdenum, niobium, beryllium, and titanium. Covering different aspects of extraction and recovery, metal refining, processing, and current and potential applications of these... more...

  • Magnesia, Alumina, Beryllia Ceramics: Fabrication, Characterization and Propertiesby Allen Alper

    Elsevier Science 2012; US$ 72.95

    High Temperature Oxides, Magnesia, Alumina, Beryllia Ceramics: Fabrication, Characterization and Properties is the third part of a series of four books on high temperature oxides. This text is divided into five chapters that deal with the research and technical advances in selected refractory oxides, such as magnesia, alumina, and beryllium oxide.... more...

  • Iron and Steel Industry in 2002by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2004; US$ 58.00

    What are the trends in the iron and steel industry in 2002 for OECD countries, for certain central and eastern European countries in transition, for selected New Independent States and a few other countries that have observer status in the Steel Committee? This annual publication provides statistical tables showing steel production, consumption and... more...

  • Light Alloysby Ian Polmear

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 128.00

    The definitive overview of the science and metallurgy of aluminum, magnesium, titanium and beryllium alloys, this is the only book available covering the background materials science, properties, manufacturing processes and applications of these key engineering metals in a single accessible volume. Use of these metals is now more widespread than ever,... more...

  • Steel Heat Treatmentby George E. Totten

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 231.00

    One of two self-contained volumes belonging to the newly revised Steel Heat Treatment Handbook, Second Edition, this book examines the behavior and processes involved in modern steel heat treatment applications. Steel Heat Treatment: Metallurgy and Technologies presents the principles that form the basis of heat treatment processes while incorporating... more...

  • Physical Metallurgy of Direct Chill Casting of Aluminum Alloysby Dmitry G. Eskin

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 199.95

    Pulling together information previously scattered throughout numerous research articles into one detailed resource, Physical Metallurgy of Direct Chill Casting of Aluminum Alloys connects the fundamentals of structure formation during solidification with the practically observed structure and defect patterns in billets and ingots. The author examines... more...