Micro-tensile strength of a welded turbine disc superalloy

Kunle Oluwasegun, C. Cooper, Yu-Lung Chiu, I.p. Jones, Hangyue Li, G. Baxter

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A micro-tensile testing system coupled with focussed ion beam (FIB) machining was used to characterise the micro-mechanical properties of the weld from a turbine disc alloy. The strength variations between the weld and the base alloy are rationalised via the microstructure obtained.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)229-235
JournalMaterials Science and Engineering A
Early online date21 Dec 2013
Publication statusPublished - 24 Feb 2014


  • Small-scale testing
  • Superalloys
  • Friction welding


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