The Physics of Metals: Volume 2, Defects

The Physics of Metals: Volume 2, Defects

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The Physics of Metals is an advanced treatise written by a team of experts. It presents an authoritative account of selected topics in a major field of modern physics and will prove indispensable to both experimental and theoretical solid state physicists and metallurgists seeking a clear explanation of the state of knowledge of the physical phenomena occurring in metals, without recourse to elaborate mathematics. The whole work was inspired by the desire to honour Sir Nevill Mott by writing an account of some of the topics treated in Mott and Jones's classic work The Theory of the Properties of Metals and Alloys.
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  • Electronic book text
  • Cambridge University Press (Virtual Publishing)
  • Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • 1139244612
  • 9781139244619

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Preface Sir Nevill Mott; 1. Point defects J. D. Eshelby; 2. Crystal dislocations F. C.Frank and J. W. Steeds; 3. Observations of defects in metals by electron microscopy M. J. Whelan; 4. Solution and precipitation hardening F. R. N. Nabarro; 5. Work hardening P. B. Hirsch; 6. Fracture A. H. Cottrell; Indices.
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