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Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering

Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering

Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering
By William Smith, Javad Hashemi

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Book Description

Smith/Hashemi's Foundations of Materials Science and Engineering, 5/e provides an eminently readable and understandable overview of engineering materials for undergraduate students. This edition offers a fully revised chemistry chapter and a new chapter on biomaterials as well as a new taxonomy for homework problems that will help students and instructors gauge and set goals for student learning. Through concise explanations, numerous worked-out examples, a wealth of illustrations & photos, and a brand new set of online resources, the new edition provides the most student-friendly introduction to the science & engineering of materials.

The extensive media package available with the text provides Virtual Labs, tutorials, and animations, as well as image files, case studies, FE Exam review questions, and a solutions manual and lecture PowerPoint files for instructors.


Book Details

  • Amazon Sales Rank: #74061 in Books
  • Published on: 2009-04-09
  • Original language: English
  • Number of items: 1
  • Dimensions: 9.20" h x 1.50" w x 8.20" l, 4.15 pounds
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • 1088 pages

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About the Author
Javad Hashemi teaches at Texas Tech University.

William F. Smith teaches at the University of Central Florida.


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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful.
5Five Stars
By MRS MICHELLE L HANSEN
It was purchased for college and worked out great!

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0 of 0 people found the following review helpful.
4Great book for learning materials science
By David Wimberly
Fairly good materials book. In some cases material was not presented as clearly as would be liked, but over all good book.

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5Five Stars
By ReyesScar
Good book, make sure to dedicate lots of time to reading it thought,

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