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Materials Science & Engineering Research: Home

Last Updated: Jul 19, 2018 9:56 AM

Getting Started

This guide provides resources for conducting research in materials science and engineering. It is your library research work space. Use the tabs above to link to article databases, books, properties data, phase diagrams, standards, test methods, patents, and other types of information related to research in your field.

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Best Bets

Short on time? These resources are your best bet for this subject area.
The Annual Review of Materials Research covers the significant developments in the field of materials research, including original methodologies, materials phenomena, material systems, and special keynote topics.

U.S. Patent 6641893 B1: Functionally-graded materials and the engineering of tribological resistance at surfaces

How to Read a Scientific Paper


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Engineering Librarian

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Citation Management Software

UB has a site license to EndNote, software that allows you to collect, store, organize, retrieve, and automatically format references to journal articles, books, patents, and more in your papers.  Contact me for more information.