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The Encyclopedia of Materials Science and Technology

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Published by Pergamon .
Written in English


  • Materials science,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Technology,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Reference,
  • Material Science,
  • Technology / Material Science,
  • Materials

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Edition Notes

ContributionsK.H.J. Buschow (Editor), Robert Cahn (Editor), Merton C Flemings (Editor), Bernhard Ilschner (Editor), Edward J Kramer (Editor), Subhash Mahajan (Editor), Patrick Veyssiere (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages10000
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9267100M
ISBN 100080431526
ISBN 109780080431529

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