When people make a call on a cellphone, drive a car, or turn on a computer, few truly appreciate the innovations in material selection, technology, and fabrication that were required to make it all possible. Innovations in Materials Manufacturing, Fabrication, and Environmental Safety explores expected developments in analysis, design, testing, and
Plasma Brazing. Adhesive Bonding. Adhesive Proteins from Mussels. Friction Stir Welding. Friction Stir Welding: Aerospace Aluminum Applications. Friction Stir Welding. Nuclear Applications Using Friction Stir Welding. Friction Stir Spot Welding. Properties of Materials from Immersed Friction Stir Welding. Friction Stir Welding and Related Processes. Laser and Laser Processing. Magnetic Pulse Welding. Casting. Coatings (Thermal Spray Processes). Ballistic Protection for Ground Vehicles, Human Personnel, and Habitats. New Innovative Heat Treating Processes. Resin Transfer Molding and Associated Closed Molding and Infusion Processes. Vacuum-Assisted Resin Transfer Molding. VARTM Processing. Modeling of Infusion-Based Processes for Polymer Composites. Low Melt Viscosity Imide Resins for Resin Transfer Molding. Environment and Safety.