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Published: 06 November 2003

300 Pages | numerous figures, tables and halftones; 2pp colour plates


ISBN: 9780198509349

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Microstructure of Martensite

Why it forms and how it gives rise to the shape-memory effect

Kaushik Bhattacharya

Oxford Series on Materials Modelling

  • Unique contribution at the interface of mathematics, physics and materials science.
  • Easy-to-understand introduction to the microstructure of martensite.
  • Includes a piece of shape-memory wire.
  • Successful case study in multiscale modelling for understanding the link between microstructure and macroscopic properties.
  • Modern modelling techniques applied to real-world problems.