Failure Analysis of Engineering Materials

by: Charlie R. Brooks, Ashok Choudhury


Abstract: Solve, correct, and avoid critical material failure problems. Expertly analyze failures in common materials with Failure Analysis of Engineering Materials. This investigatory/analytical tool by Charlie R. Brooks and Ashok Choudhury is a time-saving, one-stop reference for engineers. A soundly written introduction to principles and practices, it's invaluable for failure inquiries involving metals, ceramics, plastics, composites, and electronic materials. You get: • Practical, hands-on help with selecting and justifying analytic methods • Numerous case studies that illustrate the use of analytical tools to determine the condition of materials • Comparative fractographs to help you pinpoint fracture type
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Title: Failure Analysis of Engineering Materials

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2002 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9780071357586

Authors:

Charlie R. Brooks is Professor of Metallurgical Engineering and Alumni Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus at the University of Tennessee. He has received several teaching awards, including the M. E. Brooks Distinguished Faculty Award of the College of Engineering and the Albert Easton White Teaching Award from ASM International. He is also a Fellow of ASM International.

Ashok Choudhury is Commercialization Manager for the Office of Technology Transfer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. He is the recipient of several teaching awards and technology transfer awards, and a co-recipient of an R&D 100 Award.

Description: Solve, correct, and avoid critical material failure problems. Expertly analyze failures in common materials with Failure Analysis of Engineering Materials. This investigatory/analytical tool by Charlie R. Brooks and Ashok Choudhury is a time-saving, one-stop reference for engineers. A soundly written introduction to principles and practices, it's invaluable for failure inquiries involving metals, ceramics, plastics, composites, and electronic materials. You get: • Practical, hands-on help with selecting and justifying analytic methods • Numerous case studies that illustrate the use of analytical tools to determine the condition of materials • Comparative fractographs to help you pinpoint fracture type