Title: Engineering Materials
Authors: Michael F Ashby, David Jones
Why This Book?
Engineering materials is one of the core subjects for mechanical and civil engineering students and it is a part of every engineering competitive exams. This book is written keeping undergraduate students in mind and aimed at building fundamentals of engineering materials.
Michael F Ashby writes that It cannot make you a materials expert, but it can teach you how to make a sensible choice of material, how to avoid the mistakes that have led to embarrassment or tragedy in the past, and where to turn for further, more detailed, help.
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Divided in 26 chapters and subtopics, engineering materials by Michael F Ashby clearly explains each and every topic to make you understand everything in a lucid way. The book contains several high quality examples and unsolved problem, which is highly important for competitive exams like GATE and ESE and other exams.
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