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Steel metallurgy [electronic resource] : properties, specifications and applications / S. K. Mandal.

Por: Mondal, S. K [].
Tipo de material: TextoTextoEditor: New York, N.Y. : McGraw-Hill Education LLC., c2015Descripción: xv, 343 p. : ill., figs., tables.ISBN: 9780071844611 (print ISBN); 0071844619 (print ISBN); 9780071844628 (eISBN); 0071844627 (eISBN).Tema(s): Steel -- MetallurgyClasificación CDD: 669.1 Recursos en línea: Haga clic para acceso en línea Also issued in online version.
Contenidos:
A. Dedication -- B. Preface -- Disclaimer -- C. Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction to steel: metallurgical characteristics and properties -- Introduction -- Introduction to steel, steel types and grouping of steels -- Importance and uniqueness of steel -- Introduction to properties of steels: property types and influencing factors -- Fabrication properties of steels -- Influence of microstructures on the properties of steels -- Difference between steel and cast iron: structure, properties and applications -- Summary -- Further readings -- 2. Formation of microstructures in steel: structure–property relationship -- Introduction -- Introduction to iron-carbon equilibrium diagram -- Austenite decomposition: formation of ferrite and pearlite -- Austenitic decomposition under isothermal and continuous cooling conditions: formation of bainite and martensite -- Nature and character of bainite and martensite -- Uniqueness of martensite: utility and utilisation -- Comparison of structures of ferrite, pearlite, bainite and martensite in steel -- Structure–property relationship in steel -- Summary -- Further readings -- 3. Influence of grain size and inclusions on the properties of steels -- Introduction -- Formation of grains and grain boundaries -- Formation of grains in steel and their structure -- Influence of grain size on mechanical properties of steels -- Grain size determination and measurement -- Formation of inclusions in steel -- Determination of inclusion types and ratings -- Effects of inclusions on the properties of steels -- Summary -- Further readings -- 4. Steelmaking and rolling for quality steel production -- Introduction -- Introduction to steelmaking processes for quality steel -- Salient process features for quality steelmaking -- Features of steelmaking by using ladle furnace and vacuum degassing -- Making clean steels for critical applications -- Killing of steel: killed, rimmed and balanced steels -- Steel casting routes -- Steel defects and their causes -- Constraints and limitations of inclusion control in steel -- Hot rolling processes -- Tasks of steel rolling -- Cold rolling of steel -- Summary -- Further readings -- 5. Properties of steel and their evaluation -- Introduction -- Types of steel properties, their significance and evaluation -- Mechanical and forming properties of steels: scope of testing and evaluation -- Common testing methods for steel -- Fatigue and creep testing of steels -- Low temperature properties of steel and their evaluation -- Formability testing of steels -- Metallographic testing of steels -- Non-destructive testing of steels -- Summary -- Further readings.
6. Classification and specification of steels: purpose, practice and role -- Introduction -- Purpose of steel standards, specifications and grades -- Classification of steels -- Steel standards and grades -- Steel designation system -- Equivalent grade of steels -- Summary -- Further readings -- Appendix to chapter 6 -- 7. Properties and grades of steels: structural, engineering and stainless steels -- Introduction -- Influence of carbon and alloying elements on properties of steels -- Other factors influencing the properties of steels -- Structural steels: properties and applications -- Engineering steels: properties and applications -- Stainless steels: properties and applications -- Summary -- Further readings -- Appendix to chapter 7 -- 8. Heat treatment and welding of steels -- Introduction -- Heat treatability of steels -- Heat treatment types and processes -- Surface hardening -- Thermo-chemical processes of hardening -- Development of special heat treatments: martempering and austempering -- Welding -- Metallurgical aspects of steel welding and precautions -- Summary -- Further readings -- Appendix to chapter 8 -- 9. Selection and application of steel: role of quality, cost and failure analysis -- Introduction -- Introduction to reliability in performance -- Quality goals and quality cost -- Characteristics of failure in service life -- Sources of faults and failure: role of stress raisers and stress concentration in steel -- Failure modes and mechanisms: learning points for steel applications -- Prevention of failures: ultimate of steel application -- Summary -- Further readings -- 10. Selection and application of steels: case studies -- Introduction -- Road map to selection of steel: a review -- Case studies for steel selection and application: structural and flat product steels (sheet steel) -- Case studies of steel selection and application: engineering and long product steels -- Summary -- Further readings -- A. Appendices -- B. Glossary -- C. Bibliography.
Resumen: This highly illustrated resource covers the characteristics, properties, specifications, heat treatment, and application of steels for engineering students, non-metallurgical engineers, and technicians, who will become "industry ready" with the information in this practical guide.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

A. Dedication -- B. Preface -- Disclaimer -- C. Acknowledgements -- 1. Introduction to steel: metallurgical characteristics and properties -- Introduction -- Introduction to steel, steel types and grouping of steels -- Importance and uniqueness of steel -- Introduction to properties of steels: property types and influencing factors -- Fabrication properties of steels -- Influence of microstructures on the properties of steels -- Difference between steel and cast iron: structure, properties and applications -- Summary -- Further readings -- 2. Formation of microstructures in steel: structure–property relationship -- Introduction -- Introduction to iron-carbon equilibrium diagram -- Austenite decomposition: formation of ferrite and pearlite -- Austenitic decomposition under isothermal and continuous cooling conditions: formation of bainite and martensite -- Nature and character of bainite and martensite -- Uniqueness of martensite: utility and utilisation -- Comparison of structures of ferrite, pearlite, bainite and martensite in steel -- Structure–property relationship in steel -- Summary -- Further readings -- 3. Influence of grain size and inclusions on the properties of steels -- Introduction -- Formation of grains and grain boundaries -- Formation of grains in steel and their structure -- Influence of grain size on mechanical properties of steels -- Grain size determination and measurement -- Formation of inclusions in steel -- Determination of inclusion types and ratings -- Effects of inclusions on the properties of steels -- Summary -- Further readings -- 4. Steelmaking and rolling for quality steel production -- Introduction -- Introduction to steelmaking processes for quality steel -- Salient process features for quality steelmaking -- Features of steelmaking by using ladle furnace and vacuum degassing -- Making clean steels for critical applications -- Killing of steel: killed, rimmed and balanced steels -- Steel casting routes -- Steel defects and their causes -- Constraints and limitations of inclusion control in steel -- Hot rolling processes -- Tasks of steel rolling -- Cold rolling of steel -- Summary -- Further readings -- 5. Properties of steel and their evaluation -- Introduction -- Types of steel properties, their significance and evaluation -- Mechanical and forming properties of steels: scope of testing and evaluation -- Common testing methods for steel -- Fatigue and creep testing of steels -- Low temperature properties of steel and their evaluation -- Formability testing of steels -- Metallographic testing of steels -- Non-destructive testing of steels -- Summary -- Further readings.

6. Classification and specification of steels: purpose, practice and role -- Introduction -- Purpose of steel standards, specifications and grades -- Classification of steels -- Steel standards and grades -- Steel designation system -- Equivalent grade of steels -- Summary -- Further readings -- Appendix to chapter 6 -- 7. Properties and grades of steels: structural, engineering and stainless steels -- Introduction -- Influence of carbon and alloying elements on properties of steels -- Other factors influencing the properties of steels -- Structural steels: properties and applications -- Engineering steels: properties and applications -- Stainless steels: properties and applications -- Summary -- Further readings -- Appendix to chapter 7 -- 8. Heat treatment and welding of steels -- Introduction -- Heat treatability of steels -- Heat treatment types and processes -- Surface hardening -- Thermo-chemical processes of hardening -- Development of special heat treatments: martempering and austempering -- Welding -- Metallurgical aspects of steel welding and precautions -- Summary -- Further readings -- Appendix to chapter 8 -- 9. Selection and application of steel: role of quality, cost and failure analysis -- Introduction -- Introduction to reliability in performance -- Quality goals and quality cost -- Characteristics of failure in service life -- Sources of faults and failure: role of stress raisers and stress concentration in steel -- Failure modes and mechanisms: learning points for steel applications -- Prevention of failures: ultimate of steel application -- Summary -- Further readings -- 10. Selection and application of steels: case studies -- Introduction -- Road map to selection of steel: a review -- Case studies for steel selection and application: structural and flat product steels (sheet steel) -- Case studies of steel selection and application: engineering and long product steels -- Summary -- Further readings -- A. Appendices -- B. Glossary -- C. Bibliography.

This highly illustrated resource covers the characteristics, properties, specifications, heat treatment, and application of steels for engineering students, non-metallurgical engineers, and technicians, who will become "industry ready" with the information in this practical guide.

Also issued in online version.

Description based on cover image and table of contents, viewed on Jun. 25, 2015.


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