Research Papers

Research Papers

Relevant research papers by the world's foremost scientists, engineers, scholars 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.

The Welding Journal Journal Impact Factor™ (JIF) for 2021 is 2.217.

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Research papers must be submitted through Editorial Manager.

Research Papers Archive

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



Peer Review of Research Papers

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