Application of Superplastic Forming and Diffusion Bonding in the Aerospace Industry
As a versatile fabrication process for titanium and aluminum alloys, SPF/DB offers a real potential for revolutionizing aerospace component design. In this paper, the principle, advantages, techno-economics of the process, as well as its application in aerospace industry are introduced. The current trends and the factors relating to the process’s developments are given.
Z.Y. Zhong, H. Saka, T.H. Kim, E.A. Holm, Y.F. Han and X.S. Xie
Z. Q. Li and H. P. Guo, "Application of Superplastic Forming and Diffusion Bonding in the Aerospace Industry", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 475-479, pp. 3037-3042, 2005