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Surface Engineering of Modern Materials

  • Kapil Gupta

Part of the Engineering Materials book series (ENG.MAT.)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Padmakumar A. Bajakke, Sudhakar C. Jambagi, Vinayak R. Malik, Anand S. Deshpande
    Pages 1-31
  3. Hargovind Soni, S. Narendranath, P. M. Mashninini, Abhinaba Roy, T. Sebin Binoy, K. Jyothi et al.
    Pages 33-52
  4. Dilip Thapa Masrangi, Hadinata Salim, F. Hakami, A. Pramanik, A. K. Basak
    Pages 53-79
  5. P. Shenbaga Velu, N. J. Vignesh, N. Rajesh Jesudoss Hynes
    Pages 81-101
  6. Jaideep Dutta, Balaram Kundu, Hargovind Soni, Peter Madindwa Mashinini
    Pages 103-123
  7. Kaleem Ahmad Najar, Shah Aarif Ul Islam, N. A. Sheikh
    Pages 149-163
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 165-166

About this book


This book focuses on surface engineering of a wide range of modern materials such as smart alloys, light metals, polymers, and composites etc. for their improved manufacturability. It discusses the effect of surface engineering processes namely friction stir processing, forming, spark erosion, welding, laser heating, and coating etc. on various properties of modern materials. The book aims to facilitate researchers and engineers for manufacturing  modern materials for numerous commercial, precision and scientific applications.


Surface engineering Surface treatment tribology Hybrid finishing wear testing spray technology metrology

Editors and affiliations

  • Kapil Gupta
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering TechnologyUniversity of Johannesburg, Doornfontein CampusJohannesburgSouth Africa

About the editors

Dr. Kapil Gupta is working as an Associate Professor at the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Technology at the University of Johannesburg. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Advanced Manufacturing from the Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India, in 2014. His research interests include advanced machining processes, sustainable manufacturing, precision engineering and gear technology. Dr. Gupta has published several articles in various SCI Journal articles and delivered presentations at a number of international conferences. With over five years of professional experience, his current research focuses on advanced/modern machining, sustainable manufacturing and gear engineering.

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