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Author Cardarelli, François, 1966-

Title Materials handbook : a concise desktop reference / François Cardarelli
Edition Second edition
Published London : Springer, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 1340 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Properties of Materials -- Ferrous Metals and Their Alloys -- Common Nonferrous Metals -- Less Common Nonferrous Metals -- Semiconductors -- Superconductors -- Magnetic Materials -- Insulators and Dielectrics -- Miscellaneous Electrical Materials -- Ceramics, Refractories, and Glasses -- Polymers and Elastomers -- Minerals, Ores and Gemstones -- Rocks and Meteorites -- Soils and Fertilizers -- Cements, Concrete, Building Stones and Construction Materials -- Timbers and Woods -- Fuels, Propellants and Explosives -- Composite Materials -- Gases -- Liquids
Summary "This Materials Handbook (second edition) provides access to data on the physical and chemical properties of all classes of materials. This second edition has been expanded to include new families of materials while many of the existing families are broadened and refined with new material and information."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record.b
Subject Materials -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2008921525
ISBN 1846286697