Reference for materials scientists and engineers needing to gain further
knowledge of titanium and titanium alloys. Describes fundamental
material properties of titanium and comprehensive descriptions of the development,
processing and properties of modern titanium alloys. Applications of titanium and its alloys in aerospace, medicine, energy and automotive technology.
A well-balanced mixture of authors from industry and academia.
Basic characteristics and physical
metallurgy, the extractive metallurgy, the various production processes, the correlations
between processing, microstructure and properties, and all aspects of applications including
economic ones. The book covers commercial pure (CP) titanium, alpha + beta and beta alloys,
as well as titanium based intermetallics and titanium matrix composites. Richly illustrated, a reference
for materials scientists
A complete introduction to titanium and its alloys, with coverage of all technical aspects of titanium
with sufficient metals property data for most users. For users at any level of experience with titanium,
providing both technical information and an executive summary of the metal and its uses.
Practical aspects of implant
fabrication and material handling for investigators, surgeons
and dentists using titanium implants, medical scientists and engineers, as well as lecturers at universities
or institutes who would benefit by having ready access to authoritative information on the use of
titanium for implants, devices and instruments. More information:
Mechanical behavior Theory, mechanisms, analysis, testing, modeling and
prediction. Review of current technology
on the mechanical behavior of these materials. Propulsion and airframe components in advanced
aerospace systems, summary
of advancements related to mechanical behavior and related mechanical issues of TMCs under various