Metal Matrix Composites, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461495482
  • ISBN-13: 9781461495482
  • DDC: 620.16
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 370 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released May 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This work focuses on the fundamentals of MMCs for engineers and designers. The new edition addresses new issues and developments in the areas of automotive, aerospace, electronics and consumer applications. These include continuous fiber reinforced MMCs for cables in power transmission, high temperature superconducting wires, particulate MMCs in civilian aircraft and automotive applications, and high volume fraction, high thermal conductivity substrates for electronic packaging. The coverage is thorough and cohesive, and emphasizes the synergistic relationships among processing, structure and properties of metal matrix composites.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
Preface to the 2nd Edition.
Preface to 1st Edition.
About the Authors.
1: Introduction.
2: Reinforcements.
3: Matrix Materials.
4: Processing.
5: Interface.
6: Micromechanics.
7: Monotonic Behavior.
8: Cyclic Fatigue.
9: Creep.
10: Wear and Corrosion.
11: Applications.
Author Index.
Subject Index.