311.161 Joining of selected materials with selcted processes - Part 1
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to...

  • to describe the advantages and disadvantages of laser beam and plasma welding
  • to explain the machining of special materials with these methods
  • to describe friction stir welding, electromagnetic pulse welding, explosion welding
  • to be able to contruiren components according to the peculiarities of these procedures

Subject of course

  • Introduction and overview special welding processes
  • Laser beam welding
    • Basics
    • Tools and processes
    • Applications
    • Engineering and design in relation to laser beam welding
    • Laser safety
  • Electron beam welding
    • Basics and design of electron beam welding machines
    • Applications
    • Engineering and design
  • Friction stir welding (FSW)
    • Basics
    • Tools and welding parameters
    • Applications
    • Characteristics
  • Plasma welding
    • Basics of plasma welding
    • Applications and characteristics
  • Explosion welding
  • Electromagnetic puls welding
  • Characteristics of selected materials during (LB/EB)-welding
    • Ti, Ni, selected steels,Al-alloys, etc.
  • Cost-effectiveness and quality

Teaching methods

Lecture with practical examples

If possible with an excursion

Mode of examination




Course dates

Wed15:00 - 16:0011.10.2023Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Vorbesprechung
Fri10:00 - 15:0010.11.2023 - 01.12.2023Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Blockveranstaltung
Thu08:00 - 13:0007.12.2023Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Blocklehrveranstaltung
Fri09:00 - 14:0015.12.2023 Laserlabor Franz-Grill-Straße 9Fügen von Sonderwerkstoffen mit Sonderverfahren I
Wed15:00 - 17:0020.12.2023Seminarraum BA 02C Prüfung Fügen I
Joining of selected materials with selcted processes - Part 1 - Single appointments
Wed11.10.202315:00 - 16:00Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Vorbesprechung
Fri10.11.202310:00 - 15:00Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Blockveranstaltung
Fri01.12.202310:00 - 15:00Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Blockveranstaltung
Thu07.12.202308:00 - 13:00Seminarraum BA 08B - MB Blocklehrveranstaltung
Fri15.12.202309:00 - 14:00 Laserlabor Franz-Grill-Straße 9Fügen von Sonderwerkstoffen mit Sonderverfahren I
Wed20.12.202315:00 - 17:00Seminarraum BA 02C Prüfung Fügen I
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

Correct description of the procedures, if necessary with sketch

Simple calculations

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.09.2023 21:00 09.11.2023 23:59


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
700 FW Elective Courses - Mechanical Engineering Elective


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