Exploiting Hall-Petch Strengthening for Sustainability

  1. Alex Cozzi and
  2. Tatsuki Ohji
  1. R. Heard1,
  2. U. Erb2 and
  3. G. Palumbo3

Published Online: 21 SEP 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470538371.ch17

Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XII

Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XII

How to Cite

Heard, R., Erb, U. and Palumbo, G. (2009) Exploiting Hall-Petch Strengthening for Sustainability, in Environmental Issues and Waste Management Technologies in the Materials and Nuclear Industries XII (eds A. Cozzi and T. Ohji), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470538371.ch17

Author Information

  1. 1

    Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  2. 2

    University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    Integran Technologies Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 SEP 2009
  2. Published Print: 13 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470408483

Online ISBN: 9780470538371

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Keywords:

  • hall-petch strengthening;
  • sustainable engineering;
  • nano-metal materials;
  • toxic materials;
  • life cycle analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Design Considerations

  • Advantages Offered by Nanocrystalline Metallic Materials

  • Metal – Metal Composites

  • Metal – Polymer Composites

  • Metal – Ceramic Composites

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments