+Modern Laser Peening for Material Surface Enhancement

Laser peening is currently used in several industries to combat various metal failures in variety of alloys. In aviation, laser peening is used to enhance resistance against Foreign Object Damage (FOD) of titanium blades, also to enhance resistance to fatigue and stress corrosion cracking of aluminum structures.

Posted: July 26, 2021
By: Nick May

This chapter provides an overview of the laser peening process and its material enhancement capabilities. In addition, the chapter presents the latest advancement in the technology that are enabling its growth to various on-site applications and expansion to different industries.

This article is a pre-read from the 6th Edition of Shot Peening magazine that is put out by MFN. A link to the magazine article will be displayed once it is published.

You can download the full chapter update below.

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