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Descriptor English: Materials Science
Descriptor Spanish: Ciencia de los Materiales
Descriptor Portuguese: Ciência dos Materiais
Descriptor French: Sciences des matériaux
Entry term(s): Material Science
Material Sciences
Materials Sciences
Science, Material
Science, Materials
Sciences, Material
Sciences, Materials
Tree number(s): H01.413
J01.897.461
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000074266
Scope note: An interdisciplinary study of the microstructure and composition of various materials such as metals, semiconductors, ceramics, and polymers, in relation to their macromolecular physical and chemical properties. Materials science enables the custom creation of new materials with specific properties and uses.
Annotation:
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2018
History Note: 2018
DeCS ID: 57280
Unique ID: D000074266
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Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2017/06/19
Materials Science - Preferred
Concept UI M000625880
Scope note An interdisciplinary study of the microstructure and composition of various materials such as metals, semiconductors, ceramics, and polymers, in relation to their macromolecular physical and chemical properties. Materials science enables the custom creation of new materials with specific properties and uses.
Preferred term Materials Science
Entry term(s) Material Science
Material Sciences
Materials Sciences
Science, Material
Science, Materials
Sciences, Material
Sciences, Materials



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