Journal of Nondestructive Evaluation

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 121–134 | Cite as

Residual Stress Analysis Using Multiparameter Tomographic Reconstruction

  • J. S. Choi
  • R. A. Kline


In this work, the potential application of acoustic tomography to determine the distribution of residual stresses is discussed. Multiparameter reconstruction techniques are presented for both 2-D and 3-D residual stress states along with results from synthetic data. The effect of measurement errors on the accuracy of the reconstruction is also presented.

Acoustic tomography acoustoelasticity residual stresses 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. S. Choi
    • 1
  • R. A. Kline
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Aerospace and Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of OklahomaNorman

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