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Textures and Microstructures
Volume 33 (1999), Issue 1-4, Pages 321-328

Acoustic Residual Stress Analysis in Textured Aluminium Alloys

All-Russia Institute of Light Alloys, Moscow 121596, Russia

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In biaxial stress state approach distributions of the residual stress in two types of aluminium textured semiproducts with axial and rhombic sample symmetry have been evaluated from the difference in velocities of orthogonally polarized ultrasonic shear bulk waves with account for a texture-dependent component of the total relative velocity change.