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Title Towards the millennium : the Ray Smallman Symposium : a materials perspective : proceedings of a meeting held at the University of Birmingham on 27 April 1995 to celebrate Ray Smallman's 65th year and his 30 years as a professor at the University of Birmingham
Published London : Institute of Materials, 1996
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 406 pages) : illustrations, map, portraits
Contents Population increases and technological change / J.E. Harris -- The future of materials in the market place / J.W. Edington -- Power generation in the 21st century : the challenges for materials technology / B.L. Eyre -- Fast footwork and quick wits : commercialising materials for the 21st century / C.D.S. Tuck -- Materials technology in the USA / H.L Fraser -- Towards 1997 : materials research in Hong Kong with China / B.J. Duggan -- Materials for the new South Africa / A. Ball -- Successful materials research and technology in Sweden / B. Hutchinson -- Cost-effective quality enhancement of materials education / B. Wilshire, M.P. Stammers and R.E. Smallman -- Ductility, malleability, education and training / J.F. Knott -- Back to chemistry in the theory of metals / A.H. Cottrell -- Permanent magnets : past, present and future / I.R. Harris -- From the Schrödinger equation to the rolling mill / R.G. Jordan -- Microstructure : from the micro-scale to the nano-scale / D.G. Morris -- How ordered are intermetallics? / I.P. Jones -- Twenty years of diffraction studies on intermetallic compounds / A.G. Fox -- Electron microscopy at Birmingham / M.H. Loretto -- Microscopy memories / K.H. Westmacott -- The Santa Catharina meteroite and low temperature ordering in iron-nickel alloys / M. Hatherley and P.R. Monroe -- Cast iron : a real advanced material / L. Sidjanin -- From loops to hips / P.M. Marquis -- Some simple inventions / K.H.G. Ashbee
Analysis Materials
Notes Print version record
Subject Materials -- Congresses
Metallurgy -- Congresses
Genre/Form Birmingham (1995)
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Smallman, R. E. (Raymond Edward), 1929-
Institute of Materials (London, England)
ISBN 1907747818