Table of contents for Materials science and engineering : an introduction / William D. Callister, Jr.

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1. Introduction 2. Atomic Structure and Interatomic Bonding 3. The Stucture of Crystalline Solids 4. Imperfections in Solids 5. Diffusion 6. Mechanical Properties of Metals 7. Dislocations and Strengthening Mechanisms 8. Failure 9. Phase Diagrams 10. Phase Transformations in Metals: Development of Microstructure and Alteration of Mechanical Properties 11. Applications and Processing of Metal Alloys 12. Structures and Properties of Ceramics 13. Applications and Processing of Ceramics 14. Polymer Structures 15. Characteristics, Applications, and Processing of Polymers 16. Composites 17. Corrosion and Degredation of Materials 18. Electrical Properties 19. Thermal Properties 20. Magnetic Properties 21. Optical Properties 22. Materials Selection and Design Consideration 23. Economic, Environmental, and Societal Issues in Materials Science and Engineering Appendix A THE INTERNATIONAL SYSTEM OF UNITS (SI) Appendix B PROPERTIES_OF SELECTED ENGINEERING MATERIALS Appendix C COSTS AND RELATIVE COSTS FOR ELECTED EINGINEERING Appendix D REPEAT UNIT STRUCTURES FOR COMMON POLYMERS Appendix E GLASS TRANSITION AND MELTING TEMPERATURES FOR COMMON POLYMERIC MATERIALS GLOSSARY ANSWERS TO SELECTED PROBLEMS INDEX

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