Introduction To Ceramics
Article from Greg Geiger, American Ceramic Society, definition, history and impact on
society, technical ceramics, and future applications of advanced ceramics.
Lecture notes from David Harrison, everything you wanted to know about materials:
structure and bonding, conductivity, alloys, smelting, polymers and plastics, and more.
Long (100 kB).
Free online materials database. Composition, physical, mechanical and thermal properties
of more than 13,000 metals, polymers, and ceramics. Browseable by category of material or
searchable by name, property requirements, composition.
From Principal Metals, online calculation of weight in lbs for specified alloy, shape, and
Designations and Equivalents
From Granta Design Limited, contains tables of equivalent national and international
designation systems for Ferrous Metals, Aluminium Alloys, Magnesium Alloys, Copper Alloys,
Nickel Alloys, and Titanium Alloys.