Ultrasonically Assisted Machining of Titanium Alloys

  • Anish RoyEmail author
  • Vadim V. Silberschmidt
Part of the Materials Forming, Machining and Tribology book series (MFMT)


In this chapter we discuss the nuances of a non-conventional machining technique known as ultrasonically assisted machining, which has been used to demonstrate tractable benefits in the machining of titanium alloys. We also demonstrate how further improvements may be achieved by combining this machining technique with the well known advantages of hot machining in metals and alloys.


Electrical Discharge Machine Process Zone Ultrasonic Vibration Cutting Force Conventional Machine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Wolfson School of Mechanical and Manufacturing EngineeringLoughborough UniversityLoughboroughUK

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