21 January 2021

Science and Technology of Welding and Joining, Vol. 26, No. 2 now available

A quest for crack-resistant aluminium alloys, thoughts On the performance of weld overlay characteristics and Control of droplet transfer using a filler-wire in tandem arc welding all feature in this issue.

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This new issue, available to members via My IOM3, contains the following articles:

Microstructure and mechanical performance of FSWed joint of T2 copper and AA 1061

Hongjun Li, Xinchen Qu, Jian Gao, Gihad Karrar, Athanasios Toumpis & Alexander Galloway

Pages: 91-98

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1837491

A criterion to find crack-resistant aluminium alloys to avoid solidification cracking

Tayfun Soysal

Pages: 99-105

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1843260

On the performance of weld overlay characteristics of Ni–Cr–Si–B deposition on 304 ASS using synergetic pulse-GMAW process

Lakhankumar Zunake & V. D. Kalyankar

Pages: 106-115

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1846935

Shielded metal arc welding of 9%Ni steel using matching ferritic filler metal

A. El-Batahgy, A. Saiyah, S. Khafagi, A. Gumenyuk, S. Gook & M. Rethmeier

Pages: 116-122

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1846936

Control of droplet transfer using a filler-wire in tandem arc welding

Jin-young Kim, Jaewoong Park, Junmyoung Jang & Seung Hwan Lee

Pages: 123-129

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1848979

Effect of boron in suppressing the liquid metal embrittlement in drawable grade of steel

Nikhil Shajan, Kanwer Singh Arora, Mahadev Shome, Parminder Singh &

V. Santhanagopalan

Pages: 130-135

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1848980

Influence of preheating temperature on the friction stir welded ME20M magnesium alloy

Wenming Liu, Yinfei Yan, Ruiyang Ni, Tao Sun, Siyu Wu & Yifu Shen

Pages: 136-143

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1853962

Transformation temperatures, mechanical properties and residual stress of two low-transformation-temperature weld metals

Zhongyuan Feng, Xinjie Di, Shipin Wu & Ninshu Ma

Pages: 144-152

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1863045

Prediction and validation of temperature distribution and material flow during refill friction stir spot welding of AZ91D magnesium alloy

H. F. Zhang, L. Zhou, G. H. Li, Y. T. Tang, W. L. Li & R. Wang

Pages: 153-160

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1864864

Investigation on microstructure and properties of dissimilar joint between TRIP800 and QP980 fabricated by laser welding

Yanbing Guo, Yue Wu, Wang Zhang, Mengjia Xu, Liqun Li & Zhenggang Wu

Pages: 161-172

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2020.1868700

Effect of Type-B liquid metal embrittlement cracks on high-cycle fatigue properties of spot-welded 1180 TRIP steel

Gyeong Hyeon Jang, Kitae Kwon, Wooyeol Kim, Sangho Uhm, Taekyung Lee & Chong Soo Lee

Pages: 173-179

DOI: 10.1080/13621718.2021.1872289