The Resource Fifty Materials That Make the World, by Ian Baker, (electronic resource)

Fifty Materials That Make the World, by Ian Baker, (electronic resource)

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Fifty Materials That Make the World
Title
Fifty Materials That Make the World
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by Ian Baker
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Language
eng
Summary
This book introduces materials and how advances in materials result in advances in technology and our daily lives. Each chapter covers a particular material, how the material was discovered or invented, when it was first used, how this material has impacted the world, what makes the material important, how it is used today, and future applications. The list of materials covered in this book includes stone, wood, natural fibers, metals, clay, lead, iron, steel, silicon, glass, rubber, composites, polyethylene, rare earth magnet, and alloys.
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Baker, Ian
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0
LC call number
TA404.6
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Materials science
  • Chemistry
  • Nanotechnology
  • Ceramics
  • Glass
  • Composite materials
  • Composite materials
  • Materials Science
  • Characterization and Evaluation of Materials
  • Nanotechnology and Microengineering
  • Popular Science in Chemistry and Materials
  • Ceramics, Glass, Composites, Natural Materials
Label
Fifty Materials That Make the World, by Ian Baker, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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mixed
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. ABS -- Chapter 2.AlNiCo -- Chapter 3.Aluminum -- Chapter 4.Asphaly -- Chapter 5.Bakelite -- Chapter 6.Broze -- Chapter 7.Carbon Fiber -- Chapter 8. Celluloid -- Chapter 9. Clay -- Chapter 10.Cement and Concrete -- Chapter 11. Copper -- Chapter 12.Cotton -- Chapter 13. Diamond -- Chapter 14.Electroceramics -- Chapter 15.Gallium Arsenide -- Chapter 16. GFRP -- Chapter 17.Glass -- Chapter 18. Gold -- Chapter 19.Graphite -- Chapter 20.Gutta Percha -- Chapter 21.Iron -- Chapter 22. Kevlar and Aramid Fibers -- Chapter 23.Lead -- Chapter 24.Leather -- Chapter 25.Lithium -- Chapter 26.Magnesium -- Chapter 27. Ni-based Superalloys -- Chapter 28.Nylon -- Chapter 29.Paper -- Chapter 30. Polyester -- Chapter 31. Polyethylene -- Chapter 32.Polypropylene -- Chapter 33. Polystyrene -- Chapter 34.PTFE -- Chapter 35.PVC -- Chapter 36.Rare Earth Magnets -- Chapter 37.Rayon -- Chapter 38.Rubber -- Chapter 39. Silicon -- Chapter 40.Silver -- Chapter 41. Stainless Steel -- Chapter 42.Steel
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unknown
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XVII, 271 p. 179 illus., 137 illus. in color.
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multiple file formats
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electronic
Isbn
9783319787664
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uncompressed
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-78766-4
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-3-319-78766-4
Label
Fifty Materials That Make the World, by Ian Baker, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
mixed
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. ABS -- Chapter 2.AlNiCo -- Chapter 3.Aluminum -- Chapter 4.Asphaly -- Chapter 5.Bakelite -- Chapter 6.Broze -- Chapter 7.Carbon Fiber -- Chapter 8. Celluloid -- Chapter 9. Clay -- Chapter 10.Cement and Concrete -- Chapter 11. Copper -- Chapter 12.Cotton -- Chapter 13. Diamond -- Chapter 14.Electroceramics -- Chapter 15.Gallium Arsenide -- Chapter 16. GFRP -- Chapter 17.Glass -- Chapter 18. Gold -- Chapter 19.Graphite -- Chapter 20.Gutta Percha -- Chapter 21.Iron -- Chapter 22. Kevlar and Aramid Fibers -- Chapter 23.Lead -- Chapter 24.Leather -- Chapter 25.Lithium -- Chapter 26.Magnesium -- Chapter 27. Ni-based Superalloys -- Chapter 28.Nylon -- Chapter 29.Paper -- Chapter 30. Polyester -- Chapter 31. Polyethylene -- Chapter 32.Polypropylene -- Chapter 33. Polystyrene -- Chapter 34.PTFE -- Chapter 35.PVC -- Chapter 36.Rare Earth Magnets -- Chapter 37.Rayon -- Chapter 38.Rubber -- Chapter 39. Silicon -- Chapter 40.Silver -- Chapter 41. Stainless Steel -- Chapter 42.Steel
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
XVII, 271 p. 179 illus., 137 illus. in color.
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9783319787664
Level of compression
uncompressed
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-78766-4
Other physical details
online resource.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(DE-He213)978-3-319-78766-4

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