Research Papers

Research Papers

Relevant research papers by the world's foremost scientists, engineers, teachers and industry professionals, are published monthly in the Welding Journal and are also available for download in PDF format. Browse current peer-reviewed reports of research on welding procedures, metallurgy, equipment, processes, testing and quality control.

Research papers must be submitted through Editorial Manager.


Research Papers Archive

Research Papers posted are available in PDF format, dating back to 1970.

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Peer-review of Research Papers

Interested in serving as Principal Reviewer for any listed paper?

Please contact the Peer Review Coordinator, Sonia Aleman at saleman@aws.org.

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