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  • Precious Metals 1981by E.D. Zysk

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Precious Metals 1981 presents the significant role of precious noble metals in various aspects of human life. This book discusses the wide array of uses of precious metals from dental fillings to the manufacturing of air conditioners. Organized into nine parts encompassing 48 chapters, this book begins with an overview of the chemical reducing capability... more...

  • Strength of Metals and Alloys (ICSMA 8)by P. O. Kettunen; T. K. Lepistö; M. E. Lehtonen

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 520.00

    Containing almost 250 technical and review papers, these proceedings form an authoritative, state-of-the-art review of this important multidisciplinary topic. Emphasis is placed on the study of the strength of mechanical properties of materials and their dependence on the microstructure and defect arrangements. Areas covered include: dislocations;... more...

  • Production and Electrolysis of Light Metalsby B. Closset

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Production and electrolysis of light metals - smelter operations, aluminum casting, aluminum melt treatment and control, electrolysis of light metals: magnesium and aluminum. Electrolysis of light metals: lithium, titanium and gallium. Reduction and production of light metals. more...

  • Primary and Secondary Lead Processingby Michael L. Jaeck

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    The lead smelting industry has been experiencing increasing pressures on several fronts - pressure to reduce energy usage, to reduce overall cost of production, to improve environmental conditions associated with production, to improve recycling of waste lead products and to develop new markets and applications. These pressures have resulted in the... more...

  • High Temperature Aluminides and Intermetallicsby S.H. Whang; D.P. Pope; C.T. Liu

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    This volume of proceedings is concerned with an increasingly important area, that of intermetallics and high temperature aluminides, which has recently been attracting a great deal of attention. Nearly 150 papers presented at the meeting held in San Diego in September 1991 are reproduced here. They cover a wide range of related topics such as the... more...


    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    Amorphous Metallic Alloys covers the preparation and properties of alloys produced by rapid quenching from the molten state. This book focuses on three technologically important classes of magnetic amorphous alloy-transition metal-metalloid (TM-M) alloys, rare earth-transition metal (RE-TM) alloys, and transition metal-zirconium or hafnium alloys... more...

  • Extractive Metallurgy of Copperby A.K. Biswas; W.G. Davenport

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    A completely revised and up-to-date edition containing comprehensive industrial data. The many significant changes which occurred during the 1980s and 1990s are chronicled. Modern high intensity smelting processes are presented in detail, specifically flash, Contop, Isasmelt, Noranda, Teniente and direct-to-blister smelting. Considerable attention... more...

  • Proceedings of the Metallurgical Society of the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgyby G. E. Ruddle; A. F. Crawley

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    This volume contains 27 papers covering the advances being made in the field of accelerated cooling technology for hot-rolled steel products. Main topics covered include accelerated cooling applications to plate, strip, bars and shapes; system design; process modelling and effects on transformation; microstucture and mechanical properties, providing... more...

  • Production, Refining, Fabrication and Recycling of Light Metalsby Michel Bouchard; Pierre Tremblay

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

    The Proceedings describe recent developments in the field of smelting, refining and fabrication of aluminum and magnesium in Canada and abroad. more...

  • Interstitial Alloysby H. J. Goldschmidt

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Interstitial Alloys covers the significant progress in the development and understanding of the principles and applications of interstitial alloys. Interstitial alloy refers to the existence of a pure metal lattice, which the metal-metal atom bond remains the dominant one, and the non-metal atoms are sufficiently small to be accommodated within the... more...