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Mechanical Behavior of High-Entropy Alloys: Key Topics in Materials Science and Engineering provides an overview of high-entropy alloys (HEAs) and their distinguishing characteristics. It describes their composition and structure, strengthening mechanisms, deformation behaviors, and exceptional fatigue resistance. It discusses the role of alloying elements, the factors that influence microstructure evolution, and the properties that have been achieved with different alloy combinations and treatments.

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The new ASM Handbook, Volume 23A: Additive Manufacturing in Biomedical Applications provides a comprehensive review of established and emerging 3D printing and bioprinting approaches for biomedical applications, and expansive coverage of various feedstock materials for 3D printing. Online First articles are now available!

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Roch J. Shipley, Ph.D., P.E., FASM, is a longtime member of ASM International and Principal Engineer at Professional Analysis and Consulting, Inc., an independent technical consulting company. He is a volume editor of both ASM Handbook, Volume 11: Failure Analysis and Prevention and the new Volume 11A: Analysis and Prevention of Component and Equipment Failures.

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View the new, upcoming, and best-selling resources in ASM Handbooks, technical books, and databases in the 2022 Catalog: Issue 1.

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