Modern ceramic engineering : properties, processing, and use in design / David W. Richerson.

Title: 
Modern ceramic engineering : properties, processing, and use in design / David W. Richerson.
Author/Artist: 
Richerson, David W., 1944-
Publisher: 
Boca Raton, FL : CRC Taylor & Francis, 2006.
Description: 
707 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Edition: 
3rd ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
166801
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
TP807.R53 2006z
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 
What is a ceramic? --
History of ceramics --
Applications: engineering with ceramics --
Atomic bonding and crystal structure --
Crystal chemistry and specific crystal structures --
Phase equilibria and phase equilibrium diagrams --
Physical and thermal behavior --
Mechanical behavior and measurement --
Time, temperature, and environmental effects on properties --
Electrical behavior --
Dielectric, magnetic, and optical behavior --
Powder processing --
Shape-forming processes --
Densification --
Final machining --
Quality assurance --
Design considerations --
Design approaches --
Failure analysis --
Toughening of ceramics --
Appendices: A. Glossary --
B. Effective ionic radii for cations and anions --
C. The periodic table of the elements.
ISBN: 
1574446932
9781574446937
Series: 
Materials engineering (Taylor & Francis) ; 29.
Materials engineering ; 29
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG objects: 79.1.4, p. 14 (fig. 2.2) -- 55.1.62, p. 14 (fig. 2.3) -- large Roman group, p. 15 (fig. 2.4).