If you’re looking for the best engineering eBook on material sciences, then Fundamentals of Materials Science and Engineering 5th edition is your answer. It offers an integrated approach to explain topics by focusing on one specific structure, characteristic, or property type for all three basic material types: metals, ceramics, and polymeric materials. With this approach, non-metals are introduced early on, and engineers can choose materials based on their specific characteristics.
In this eBook, the subject matter is presented in clear, concise terminology that is familiar to college students. The material is at an appropriate level that can be easily understood by engineering students while also catering to instructors who may not have materials background knowledge.