Applied Materials Science – Deborah D.L. Chung – 1st Edition

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are the foundation of technology. As such, most universities provide undergraduates with the fundamental concepts of science, including crystal structures, imperfections, phase diagrams, materials processing, and materials properties. Few, however, offer the practical, applications-oriented background that their students need to succeed in industry.

Applied Science: Applications of in Structural, Electronics, Thermal, and Other Industries fills that gap. From a cross-disciplinary perspective that reflects both the multifunctionality of many materials and the wide scope industrial needs, the author examines the practical applications of metal, ceramic, polymer, cement, carbon, and composite materials across a broad range of industries. The topics addressed include packaging, smart materials, thermal management, nondestructive evaluation, and development. The text is clear, coherent, and tutorial in style, includes numerous up-to-date references, and provides background material in a series of appendices.

Unique in its breadth of coverage of both materials and their applications, Applied Materials is both scientifically rich and technologically relevant. If you work or teach those that aspire to work in an capacity, you will find no text or reference that better prepares its readers for real-world applications of engineering materials.

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  • *Classes of Materials
    *Structural Applications
    *Electronic Applications
    *Thermal Applications
    *Electrochemical Applications
    *Environmental Applications
    *Biomedical Applications
    *MATERIALS FOR THERMAL CONDUCTION
    *Introduction
    *Materials of High Thermal Conductivity
    *Thermal Interface Materials
    *POLYMER-MATRIX COMPOSITES FOR MICROELECTRONICS
    *Introduction
    *Applications in Microelectronics
    *Polymer-Matrix Composites
    *MATERIALS FOR ELECTROMAGNETIC INTERFERENCE SHIELDING
    *Introduction
    *Mechanisms of Shielding
    *Composite Materials for Shielding
    *Emerging Materials for Shielding
    *CEMENT-BASED ELECTRONICS
    *Introduction
    *Background on Cement-Matrix Composites
    *Cement-Based Electrical Circuit Elements
    *Cement-Based Sensors
    *Cement-Based Thermoelectric Device
    *SELF-SENSING OF CARBON FIBER POLYMER-MATRIX STRUCTURAL COMPOSITES
    *Introduction
    *Background
    *Sensing Strain
    *Sensing Damage
    *Sensing Temperature
    *Sensing Bond Degradation
    *Sensing Structural Transitions
    *Sensing Composite Fabrication Process
    *STRUCTURAL HEALTH MONITORING BY ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE MEASUREMENT
    *Introduction
    *Carbon Fiber Polymer-Matrix Structural Composites
    *Cement-Matrix Composites
    *Joints
    *MODIFICATION OF THE SURFACE OF CARBON FIBERS FOR USE AS A *REINFORCEMENT IN COMPOSITE MATERIALS
    *Introduction to Surface Modification
    *Introduction to Carbon Fiber Composites
    *Surface Modification Of Carbon Fibers for Polymer-Matrix Composites
    *Surface Modification of Carbon Fibers for Metal-Matrix Composites
    *CORROSION CONTROL OF STEEL REINFORCED CONCRETE
    *Introduction
    *Steel Surface Treatment
    *Admixtures in Concrete
    *Surface Coating on Concrete
    *Cathodic Protection
    *Steel Replacement
    *APPLICATIONS OF SUBMICRON DIAMETER CARBON FILAMENTS
    *Introduction
    *Structural Applications
    *Electromagnetic Interference Shielding, Electromagnetic Reflection and Surface Electrical *Conduction
    *DC Electrical Conduction
    *Field Emission
    *Electrochemical Applications
    *Thermal Conduction
    *Strain Sensors
    *Porous Carbons
    *Catalyst Support
    *IMPROVING CEMENT-BASED MATERIALS BY USING SILICA FUME
    *Introduction
    *Workability
    *Mechanical Properties
    *Vibration Damping Capacity
    *Sound Absorption
    *Freeze-Thaw Durability
    *Abrasion Resistance
    *Shrinkage
    *Air Void Content and Density
    *Permeability
    *Steel Rebar Corrosion Resistance
    *Alkali-Silica Reactivity Reduction
    *Chemical Attack Resistance
    *Bond Strength to Steel Rebar
    *Creep Rate
    *Coefficient of Thermal Expansion
    *Specific Heat
    *Thermal Conductivity
    *Fiber Dispersion
    *Appendix A: Electrical Behavior of Various Types of Materials
    *Appendix B: Temperature Dependence of Electrical Resistivity
    *Appendix C: Electrical Measurement
    *Appendix D: Dielectric Behavior
    *Appendix E: Electromagnetic Measurement
    *Appendix F: Thermoelectric Behavior
    *Appendix G: Nondestructive Evaluation
    *Appendix H: Electrochemical Behavior
    *Appendix I: The pn Junction
    *Appendix J: Carbon Fibers
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