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  • Fully coupled thermo-mechanical modelling of a friction stir welding process using finite elements analysis 

    Roura Port, Ferran (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / Lunds Tekniska Högskola, 2009)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
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    Friction Stir Welding (FSW) is a relatively new developed solid state joining technique. FSW process was invented by Wayne Thomas at The Welding Institute (TWI) in December 1991, and since its invention, it has shown to ...
  • Stress accurate framework for the numerical simulation of FSW processes 

    Dialamishabankareh, Narges; Chiumenti, Michèle; Cervera Ruiz, Miguel; Agelet de Saracibar Bosch, Carlos (2014)
    Conference report
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    In this work, the numerical simulation of the FSW process is tackled by means of an Arbitrary-Lagrangian-Eulerian (ALE) formulation. The computational domain is split into three different zones: the work-piece (defined by ...