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02~chapter 02 - Materials engineering science processing and design 2nd edition Copyright(c)2010 Michael Ashby Hugh Shercliff David Cebon

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Materials: engineering, science, processing and design, 2nd edition Copyright (c)2010 Michael Ashby, Hugh Shercliff, David Cebon
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A successful product – one that performs well, is good value for money and gives pleasure to the user – uses the best materials for the job, and fully exploits its potential and characteristics Materials selection is not about choosing a material, but a profile of properties that best meets the needs of the design Material and process are interdependent Materials and processes are grouped into families; each family has a characteristic profile, the “family likeness,” which is useful to know when selecting which family to use for a design Materials: engineering, science, processing and design, 2nd edition Copyright (c)2010 Michael Ashby, Hugh Shercliff, David Cebon Introduction to Materials and Processes
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Materials: engineering, science, processing and design, 2nd edition Copyright (c)2010 Michael Ashby, Hugh Shercliff, David Cebon Figure 2.1 Six Families of Materials Members of a family have common features: Similar properties Similar processing routes Similar applications Hybrids are a combination of materials from other families
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Materials: engineering, science, processing and design, 2nd edition Copyright (c)2010 Michael Ashby, Hugh Shercliff, David Cebon Figure 2.2 Examples of Each Material Family
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Materials: engineering, science, processing and design, 2nd edition Copyright (c)2010 Michael Ashby, Hugh Shercliff, David Cebon Figure 2.3
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02~chapter 02 - Materials engineering science processing and design 2nd edition Copyright(c)2010 Michael Ashby Hugh Shercliff David Cebon

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