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xv Contents L IST OF S YMBOLS xxiii 1. Introduction 1 Learning Objectives 2 1.1 Historical Perspective 2 1.2 Materials Science and Engineering 3 1.3 Why Study Materials Science and Engineering? 5 1.4 Classification of Materials 5 1.5 Advanced Materials 11 1.6 Modern Materials’ Needs 12 References 13 2. Atomic Structure and Interatomic Bonding 15 Learning Objectives 16 2.1 Introduction 16 A TOMIC S TRUCTURE 16 2.2 Fundamental Concepts 16 2.3 Electrons in Atoms 17 2.4 The Periodic Table 23 A TOMIC B ONDING IN S OLIDS 24 2.5 Bonding Forces and Energies 24 2.6 Primary Interatomic Bonds 26 2.7 Secondary Bonding or van der Waals Bonding 30 2.8 Molecules 32 Summary 34 Important Terms and Concepts 34 References 35 Questions and Problems 35 3. The Structure of Crystalline Solids 38 Learning Objectives 39 3.1 Introduction 39 C RYSTAL S TRUCTURES 39 3.2 Fundamental Concepts 39 3.3 Unit Cells 40 3.4 Metallic Crystal Structures 41 3.5 Density Computations 45 3.6 Polymorphism and Allotropy 46 1496T_fm_i-xxvi 1/6/06 03:19 Page xv
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3.7 Crystal Systems 46 C RYSTALLOGRAPHIC P OINTS , D IRECTIONS , AND P LANES 49 3.8 Point Coordinates 49 3.9 Crystallographic Directions 51 3.10 Crystallographic Planes 55 3.11 Linear and Planar Densities 60 3.12 Close-Packed Crystal Structures 61 C RYSTALLINE AND N ONCRYSTALLINE M ATERIALS 63 3.13 Single Crystals 63 3.14 Polycrystalline Materials 64 3.15 Anisotropy 64 3.16 X-Ray Diffraction: Determination of Crystal Structures 66 3.17 Noncrystalline Solids 71 Summary 72 Important Terms and Concepts 73 References 73 Questions and Problems 74 4. Imperfections in Solids 80 Learning Objectives 81 4.1 Introduction 81 P OINT D EFECTS 81 4.2 Vacancies and Self-Interstitials 81 4.3 Impurities in Solids 83 4.4 Specification of Composition 85 M ISCELLANEOUS I MPERFECTIONS 88 4.5 Dislocations–Linear Defects 88 4.6 Interfacial Defects 92 4.7 Bulk or Volume Defects 96 4.8 Atomic Vibrations 96 M ICROSCOPIC E XAMINATION 97 4.9 General 97 4.10 Microscopic Techniques 98 4.11 Grain Size Determination 102 Summary 104 Important Terms and Concepts 105 References 105 Questions and Problems 106 Design Problems 108 5. Diffusion 109 Learning Objectives 110 5.1 Introduction 110 5.2 Diffusion Mechanisms 111 5.3 Steady-State Diffusion 112 5.4 Nonsteady-State Diffusion 114 5.5 Factors That Influence Diffusion 118 5.6 Other Diffusion Paths 125 Summary 125 Important Terms and Concepts 126 References 126 Questions and Problems 126 Design Problems 129 6. Mechanical Properties of Metals 131 Learning Objectives 132 6.1 Introduction 132 6.2 Concepts of Stress and Strain 133 E LASTIC D EFORMATION 137 6.3 Stress-Strain Behavior 137 6.4 Anelasticity 140 6.5 Elastic Properties of Materials 141 P LASTIC D EFORMATION 143 6.6 Tensile Properties 144 6.7 True Stress and Strain 151 6.8 Elastic Recovery after Plastic Deformation 154 6.9 Compressive, Shear, and Torsional Deformation 154 6.10 Hardness 155 P ROPERTY V ARIABILITY AND D ESIGN /S AFETY F ACTORS 161 6.11 Variability of Material Properties
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