Advanced Joining Processes: Welding, Plastic Deformation, and Adhesion brings together a range of advanced thermal, mechanical, and chemical methods of joining, offering an up-to-date resource for those looking to understand and utilize the very latest techniques. Efficient joining techniques are critical to a range of innovative applications, with technology in constant development. The first section of the book provides in-depth information on advanced welding techniques, including friction stir, explosive, ultrasonic, laser, electron beam, and computational weld analysis and fatigue of structures. The second section highlights key developments in joining by plastic deformation, adhesive bonding, and hybrid joining.
The coverage of each technique is supported by practical guidance, detailed analysis, and finite element simulations. This is an essential reference for researchers and advanced students in joining, welding, adhesion, materials processing, mechanical engineering, plastics engineering, manufacturing, civil engineering, and automotive/aerospace engineering, as well as engineers, scientists, and R&D professionals, using joining, welding, and adhesion methods, across a range of industries.
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Table of Contents
Part A Welding 1. Laser welding 2. Electron beam welding 3. Computational weld analysis and fatigue of welded structures
Part B Deformation Assisted Joining 4. Deformation assisted joining 5. Friction stir welding 6. Explosive welding 7. Ultrasonic welding
Part C Adhesive Bonding 8. Manufacture and testing 9. Simulation 10. Hybrid joining techniques