Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, Vol. 22, No. 2

Bulk Metal Forming Committee
19 Dec 2016

Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, Vol. 22, No. 2, 17 Feb 2017 is now available online. IOM3 members have free access to the papers below via our journals page.

This new issue contains the following articles:


Fatigue life assessment of weld joints manufactured by GMAW and CW-GMAW processes

L. F. N. Marques, E. B. F. Santos, A. P. Gerlich & E. M. Braga

Pages: 87-96

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1194735


Mechanism of grain refining in AZ91 Mg welds by arc oscillation

T. Yuan, Z. Luo & S. Kou

Pages: 97-103

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1199127


Effects of weaving laser on scanning laser-MAG hybrid welding characteristics of high-strength steel

C. Cai, L. Li, W. Tao & X. Chen

Pages: 104-109

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1199126


Fatigue properties of friction stir welded joint of ultrafine-grained 2024 aluminium alloy

W. Wang, K. Qiao, J.L. Wu, T.Q. Li, J. Cai & K.S. Wang

Pages: 110-119

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1203177


Friction stir lap joining of aluminium alloy to polypropylene sheets

H. Shahmiri, M. Movahedi & A. H. Kokabi

Pages: 120-126

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1204171


Electron beam welding of thick-walled copper components

N. Enzinger, P. Loidolt, C. Wiednig, M. Stütz & C. Sommitsch

Pages: 127-132

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1204516


Microstructural characteristics and impact toughness in YS690MPa steel weld metal for offshore structures

H. H. Wang, G. Q. Li, X. L. Wan, H. H. Wang, K. C. Nune, Y. Li & K. M.


Pages: 133-142

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1204774


Optimal welding parameters for small-scale resistance spot welding with response surface methodology

X. K. Yue, G. Q. Tong, F. Chen, X. L. Ma & X. P. Gao

Pages: 143-149

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1204799


Correlation between laser welding sequence and distortions for thin sheet structures

K. Fahlström, O. Andersson, A. Melander, L. Karlsson & L.-E. Svensson

Pages: 150-156

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1207046


Precipitation of carbonitrides and high-temperature strength in heat-affected zone of high-Nb containing fire-resistant steel

H. H. Wang, Z. P. Qin, R. Wei, X. L. Wan, K. M. Wu & R. D. K. Misra

Pages: 157-165

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1207288


Wetting length in gas metal arc brazing of galvanised steel

P. Makwana, M. Shome, S.-F. Goecke & A. De

Pages: 166-169

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1207289


Induction diffusion brazing of copper to aluminium

X. G. Wang, F. J. Yan, X. G. Li & C. G. Wang

Pages: 170-175

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2016.1209625