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Author Polmear, I. J., author

Title Light alloys : metallurgy of the light metals / Ian Polmear, David StJohn, Jian-Feng Nie, Ma Qian
Edition Fifth edition
Published Oxford : Butterworth-Heinemann, [2017]
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Summary Light Alloys: From Traditional Alloys to Nanocrystals, Fifth Edition, covers the materials science, properties, manufacturing processes, and applications of key engineering metals in a single accessible volume. As use of these metals is now more widespread than ever, with routine use in motor vehicles and aircraft, this book includes materials characteristics and applications, heat treatment properties, fabrication, microstructure/property relationships, new applications, and processes. Provides a definitive, single volume overview on the light alloysPresents new material on the processing, characteristics, and applications of these essential metalsCovers the latest applications and processes in the auto and aero industries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 7, 2017)
Subject Light metal alloys.
Light metals -- Metallurgy.
Form Electronic book
Author Nie, Jian-Feng, author
Qian, Ma, author
StJohn, David, author
ISBN 008099430X (electronic bk.)
0080994318 (electronic bk.)
9780080994307 (electronic bk.)
9780080994314 (electronic bk.)