By Vladimir Novikov
An in depth wisdom of the terminology and its historical past is important for a primary knowing of the pro literature within the box of fabrics technological know-how. This sharply targeted, authoritative lexicon presents the reader a coherent suggestion of microstructure formation and evolution. the entire time period definitions are provided with reasons and cross-references, providing a constant photo of microstructure in metal and non-metallic polycrystalline fabrics. Written via an writer with over thirty years of training and learn event, it fills the terminological hole among the textbooks on fabrics technological know-how and the pro literature. Concise Dictionary of fabrics technology: constitution and Characterization of Polycrystalline fabrics comprises greater than 1400 phrases normal in glossy literature, learn, and perform. through the dictionary, the emphasis is on lattice defects and their position in diffusion, plastic deformation and part transitions, in addition to at the granular constitution and its formation and alterations during section transitions, recrystallization, and grain progress. moreover, all of the entries from the dictionary are offered within the English-German/German-English word list, offering in a single quantity easy accessibility to the foremost innovations and phrases in either one of the languages.Highlighting constitution description, formation, and characterization, Concise Dictionary of fabrics technological know-how is a really invaluable reference for college students in fabrics technological know-how and engineering, for researchers, engineers, and technologists in metalworking, microelectronic, and ceramic industries, in addition to for readers with out a technical historical past.