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Materials handbook : a concise desktop reference

Author: François Cardarelli
Publisher: London : Springer, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
Publication:Springer eBooks
"This Materials Handbook (second edition) provides access to data on the physical and chemical properties of all classes of materials. This second edition has been expanded to include new families of materials while many of the existing families are broadened and refined with new material and information."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cardarelli, François, 1966-
Materials handbook.
[Guildford] : Springer, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: François Cardarelli
ISBN: 9781846286698 1846286697
OCLC Number: 261324602
Description: 1 online resource (xxxviii, 1340 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Properties of Materials --
Ferrous Metals and Their Alloys --
Common Nonferrous Metals --
Less Common Nonferrous Metals --
Semiconductors --
Superconductors --
Magnetic Materials --
Insulators and Dielectrics --
Miscellaneous Electrical Materials --
Ceramics, Refractories, and Glasses --
Polymers and Elastomers --
Minerals, Ores and Gemstones --
Rocks and Meteorites --
Soils and Fertilizers --
Cements, Concrete, Building Stones and Construction Materials --
Timbers and Woods --
Fuels, Propellants and Explosives --
Composite Materials --
Gases --
Responsibility: François Cardarelli.


This unique book provides quick and easy access to data on the physical and chemical properties of all classes of materials. The second edition has been much expanded. Particular emphasis is placed  Read more...


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