Materials Science and Engineering
Sandia National Laboratories has extensive programs in welding and brazing that support basic research, development, and production. Award-wining R&D programs emphasize a comprehensive physical understanding of processing/microstructure/proper-ties/performance relationships, combined with practical experience gained from many years of defense production.
University of Liverpool
Access information and resources on the laser in engineering and manufacture,
including cutting, welding, new applications of lasers.
A list of informative articles about welding technology including filler metals, fumes, power supplies, cracking, "How to", and welding FAQS.
American Welding Society, the world's largest organization devoted
to promoting welding and related processes, with links to related sites
and services. Host of the largest annual Welding Show,Welding Exposition
in the world.
Edison Welding Institute. EWI provides practical welding and joining
solutions through technical assistance, contract research, consultancy
and training to 400 member companies worldwide.
Resistance Welder Manufacturers' Association develops equipment standards
for the protection and benefit of buyers and users of resistance welding
equipment and accessories.
(The Welding Institute) - Materials Joining Technology Home Page.
Huge database on joining (welding, brazing, adhesive bonding, mechanical
fastening), fabrication, engineering and structural integrity of steels,
non-ferrous metals, plastics, ceramics and composites.