Engineering Materials: Properties and Selection, 9th edition

  • Kenneth G. Budinski
  • Michael K. Budinski

Engineering Materials: Properties and Selection

ISBN-13:  9780137128426

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Covering all important classes of materials and manufacturing processes, Engineering Materials 9e teaches students why materials fail, and how to select materials which will not.  Drawing on the authors 66 years of combined author experience, this book teaches students how to build a repertoire of materials suitable for most engineering applications,  and how to properly specify the materials on engineering drawings.


Changes to this book

  • Revised and fully-up-to-date
  • Every chapter covers current global industry trends
  • Environmental aspects of materials are presented throughout
  • Covers the basic concepts of nanomaterial technology
  • New and more questions at the end of every chapter

"This book is ideal for the Engineering Technology market. The focus is on real applications of engineering materials with just enough science background to make the subject understandable. In addition to classroom use, this text is useful as a practical reference for the engineering practitioner. "

--Beth Carle, Rochester Institute of Technology

Table of contents

Chapter 1  The Importance of Engineering Materials 

Chapter 2  Forming Engineering g Materials from the Elements 

Chapter 3  The Role of Chemical and Physical Properties in Engineering Materials

Chapter 4  The Role of Mechanical Properties in Engineering Materials 

Chapter 5  The Role of Tribology in Engineering Materials 

Chapter 6  The Role of Corrosion in Engineering Materials 

Chapter 7  Principles of Polymeric Materials 

Chapter 8  Polymer Families 

Chapter 9  Plastic and Polymer Composite Fabrication Processes

Chapter 10  Selection of Plastic/polymeric Materials

Chapter 11  Ceramics, Cermets, Glass and Carbon Products

Chapter 12  Steel Products

Chapter 13  Heat Treatment of Steel

Chapter 14  Carbon and Alloy Steels 

Chapter 15  Tool Steels

Chapter 16  Stainless Steels

Chapter 17  Cast Iron, Cast Steel and Powder Metallurgy Materials

Chapter 18  Copper and Its Alloys

Chapter 19  Aluminum and Its Alloys

Chapter 20  Nickel, Zinc, Titanium, Magnesium, and Special Use Metals

Chapter 21  Surface Engineering

Chapter 22 Nanomaterials

Chapter 23  Methodology of Material Selection

Published by Pearson (February 3rd 2009) - Copyright © 2010