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New and Published Books

  1. Ultrasonic Treatment of Light Alloy Melts, Second Edition

    By Georgy I. Eskin, Dmitry G. Eskin

    Series: Advances in Metallic Alloys

    Spawned by growing interest in ultrasonic technology and new developments in ultrasonic melt processing, the Second Edition of Ultrasonic Treatment of Light Alloy Melts discusses use of ultrasonic melt treatment in direct-chill casting, shape casting, rapid solidification, zone refining, and more,...

    Published August 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Aluminum Recycling, Second Edition

    By Mark E. Schlesinger

    What makes this book unique is a specific focus on aluminum recovery, rather than just recycling in general. It also offers an integrated discussion of scrap recovery and re-melting operations and includes economic as well as technical elements of recycling. Important topics include a discussion of...

    Published December 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  3. Control for Aluminum Production and Other Processing Industries

    By Mark P. Taylor, John J. J. Chen, Brent Richmond Young

    An uncomfortable observation in the Shift Logs and Process Control records of most aluminum smelting plants is that process control failures, large and small, happen every day. Although only a small fraction of these failures give rise to catastrophic events, the difference between a disaster we...

    Published October 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Industrial Brazing Practice, Second Edition

    By Philip Roberts

    In the past ten years, brazing technology has undergone sweeping changes. Yet because there are so few practitioners who understand the finer points of the technology, many of the companies that use brazing as their preferred metal-joining procedure are failing to use it to best effect. Fully...

    Published March 26th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Superconductivity Revisited

    By Ralph Dougherty, J. Daniel Kimel

    While the macroscopic phenomenon of superconductivity is well known and in practical use worldwide, the current theoretical paradigm for superconductivity suffers from a number of limitations. For example, there is no currently accepted theoretical explanation for the pattern of superconductor...

    Published November 25th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Aerospace Materials Handbook

    Edited by Sam Zhang, Dongliang Zhao

    Series: Advances in Materials Science and Engineering

    Whether an airplane or a space shuttle, a flying machine requires advanced materials to provide a strong, lightweight body and a powerful engine that functions at high temperature. The Aerospace Materials Handbook examines these materials, covering traditional superalloys as well as more recently...

    Published November 18th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology, Volume II

    Theory and Design, Second Edition

    Edited by Robert W. Bruce

    Since the publication of the best-selling first edition, the growing price and environmental cost of energy have increased the significance of tribology. Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology, Volume II: Theory and Design, Second Edition demonstrates how the principles of tribology can address cost...

    Published July 5th 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Organic Light Emitting Diodes

    The Use of Rare Earth and Transition Metals

    Edited by Luiz F. R. Pereira

    This book addresses the development of OLEDs based on rare-earth and transition metal complexes, especially focusing on europium, terbium, ruthenium, and rhenium. The idea is to explain how these organic materials can be used to build OLEDs. Taking into account the actual state of the art and the...

    Published May 28th 2012 by Pan Stanford

  9. Resistance Welding

    Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition

    By Hongyan Zhang, Jacek Senkara

    Drawing on state-of-the-art research results, Resistance Welding: Fundamentals and Applications, Second Edition systematically presents fundamental aspects of important processes in resistance welding and discusses their implications on real-world welding applications. This updated edition...

    Published December 12th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. Handbook of Metal Biotechnology

    Applications for Environmental Conservation and Sustainability

    Edited by Michihiko Ike, Mitsuo Yamashita, Satoshi Soda

    This book introduces various fields of metal biotechnology, emphasizing applications for the fields of environment conservation and resource recycling. The topics discussed include wastewater treatment and bioremediation technologies for hazardous metals making use of metal metabolism by...

    Published December 5th 2011 by Pan Stanford