Post Weld Heat Treatment of Friction Stir Welded AA2017

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. M.M.Z. Ahmed1 and
  2. B.P. Wynne2

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch86

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

Ahmed, M.M.Z. and Wynne, B.P. (2012) Post Weld Heat Treatment of Friction Stir Welded AA2017, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch86

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Faculty of Petroleum and Mining Engineering, Suez Canal University, Suez, 43721, Egypt.

  2. 2

    Institute for Microstructural and Mechanical Processing Engineering: The University of Sheffield (IMMPETUS), Mappin Street, Sheffield SI 3JD, UK.

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259



  • Friction Stir Welding;
  • Post Weld Heat Treatment;
  • Aluminum Alloy;
  • Electron Back Scattering Diffraction


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Work

  • Results and Discussions

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements