Springer Series in Materials Science

Materials Research for Manufacturing

An Industrial Perspective of Turning Materials into New Products

Editors: Madsen, Lynnette D., Svedberg, Erik B. (Eds.)

  • Includes both manufacturing issues and challenges to research
  • Written by authors from different industry sectors
  • Outlines needed skills of researchers for hiring in industry
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This book is about applied materials research in industry. It presents various important topics and challenges and gives guidance to materials researchers who move to industry. The book focuses on the materials manufacturing issues for industrial application. It deals with developments and challenges in traditional materials areas, such as metals and ceramics, and new opportunities that have risen from nanotechnology and additive manufacturing. The chapters, written by senior people from large companies, include successful manufacturing undertakings, several distinct and unresolved manufacturing challenges, with the focus on approaches, timelines and the skills needed for future company research and development. The book provides a cross-section of current and future approaches valuable for new employees and academics working in industry.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Corning Incorporated: Designing a New Future with Glass and Optics

    Pambianchi, Michael S. (et al.)

    Pages 1-38

  • IRradiance Glass: Technology Transfer from University to Industry

    Musgraves, J. David (et al.)

    Pages 39-58

  • General Electric Company: Selected Applications of Ceramics and Composite Materials

    Corman, Gregory (et al.)

    Pages 59-91

  • KEMET Electronics: Breakthroughs in Capacitor Technology

    Gurav, Abhijit (et al.)

    Pages 93-129

  • American Superconductor: Second Generation Superconductor Wire—From Research to Power Grid Applications

    Sathyamurthy, Srivatsan (et al.)

    Pages 131-165

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eBook $99.00
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Hardcover $129.00
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  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
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  • ISBN 978-3-319-79481-5
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Materials Research for Manufacturing
Book Subtitle
An Industrial Perspective of Turning Materials into New Products
Editors
  • Lynnette D. Madsen
  • Erik B. Svedberg
Series Title
Springer Series in Materials Science
Series Volume
224
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-23419-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-23419-9
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-23418-2
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-79481-5
Series ISSN
0933-033X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XLVII, 338
Number of Illustrations and Tables
70 b/w illustrations, 71 illustrations in colour
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