Journal Published Online: 01 November 1973
Volume 1, Issue 6

Application of the Laser Beam Technique to the Improvement of Metal Strength



The present work demonstrates the feasibility of increasing both the static and fatigue strength of metals by a new thermal shock process produced by a solid-state laser. Because of its simplicity and effectiveness, this process is considered to be suitable for mass production purposes.

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Hsu, TR
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
Pages: 2
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Stock #: JTE10050J
ISSN: 0090-3973
DOI: 10.1520/JTE10050J