Wake instability mechanism for wave formation in explosive welding

S. R. Reid*

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Two recent theories of interface wave formation in explosive welding are compared and shown to be similar. The relationship between the two is discussed. The extension of the theory to cover a welding arrangement of practical importance is discussed and a major difficulty is identified.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)247-253
Number of pages7
JournalInternational Journal of Mechanical Sciences
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1978


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Civil and Structural Engineering
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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