Publication Date: July 30, 2001 ISBN-10: 0521663792 ISBN-13 :978-0521663793 Edition: 1
How can elements combine to produce a solid specified property? Book well known to readers of the need to address fundamental relationship between the composition, structure and bonding the established principles of crystallography and cohesion. From cyclical trends in the introduction, the book discusses the crystal structure, and a variety of primary and secondary key type, and describes some of the models predict phase stability and structure to complete. A large number of working examples, exercises, and a detailed description of the crystal structure, which is an outstanding senior undergraduate or graduate-level students of materials science textbooks.