Thermophysical Properties of Materials

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North-Holland, Jan 1, 1986 - Technology & Engineering - 348 pages
This book considers how properties such as elasticity, heat capacity, thermal expansion, electrical and thermal conductivity are influenced by, e.g. crystal structure, lattice defects, macroscopic inclusions, temperature, pressure, electric and magnetic fields.

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Energies and structures of lattices
Crystal defects
Elastic properties

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GAran Grimvall is a professor of physics and the director of undergraduate studies at the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm. He is an elected member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences and has published several popular science books.

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