1. Limited time only! Sign up for a free 30min personal tutor trial with Chegg Tutors
    Dismiss Notice
Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Materials engineering books

  1. Jan 10, 2007 #1
    Can someone recommend a book to use in lieu of "Engineering Materials and Their Applications" Flinn 4e?
    Table of contents:
    http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0471125083,descCd-tableOfContents.html" [Broken]
    Last edited by a moderator: May 2, 2017
  2. jcsd
  3. Jan 14, 2007 #2


    User Avatar
    Staff Emeritus
    Science Advisor

    It's hard to tell based on just the table of contents.

    Another Materials Science and Engineering book is Callister which is discussed in this thread - https://www.physicsforums.com/showthread.php?t=78908

    The main problem with introductory books is that they try to cover so many materials and often give superficial treatment to important microstructural (atomistic) aspects.

    Mechanics of Materials is another area that could use a really comprehensive text.
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook

Similar Discussions: Materials engineering books