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Title: Advances in welding science - a perspective

Abstract

The ultimate goal of welding technology is to improve the joint integrity and increase productivity. Over the years, welding has been more of an art than a science, but in the last few decades major advances have taken place in welding science and technology. With the development of new methodologies at the crossroads of basic and applied sciences, enormous opportunities and potential exist to develop a science-based tailoring of composition, structure, and properties of welds with intelligent control and automation of the welding processes.

Authors:
;  [1]; ;  [2]
  1. Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States)
  2. Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park, PA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab., TN (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
10118078
Report Number(s):
CONF-9410296-1
ON: DE95006745; TRN: 95:002061
DOE Contract Number:
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Welding Technology Institute of Australia (WTIA) annual conference,Melbourne (Australia),24-27 Oct 1994; Other Information: PBD: [1995]
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; WELDING; TECHNOLOGY ASSESSMENT; AUTOMATION; WELDED JOINTS; MICROSTRUCTURE; PHYSICAL PROPERTIES; PHASE TRANSFORMATIONS; WELDING MACHINES; DESIGN; HEAT TRANSFER; INCLUSIONS; POROSITY; SOLIDIFICATION; 360101; PREPARATION AND FABRICATION

Citation Formats

David, S.A., Vitek, J.M., Babu, S.S., and DebRoy, T. Advances in welding science - a perspective. United States: N. p., 1995. Web.
David, S.A., Vitek, J.M., Babu, S.S., & DebRoy, T. Advances in welding science - a perspective. United States.
David, S.A., Vitek, J.M., Babu, S.S., and DebRoy, T. Wed . "Advances in welding science - a perspective". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/10118078.
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