Chapter 7. Transition Metals

  1. John J. Gilman

Published Online: 23 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch7

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness

How to Cite

Gilman, J. J. (2009) Transition Metals, in Chemistry and Physics of Mechanical Hardness, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470446836.ch7

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 MAY 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470226520

Online ISBN: 9780470446836

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Keywords:

  • transition metals - basis of alloys;
  • covalent chemical bonds - extrinsic factors affecting hardnesses of transition metals;
  • hardnesses of metals with same crystal structure correlating with cohesion

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Rare Earth Metals

  • References