Adhesion 12 pp 248-264 | Cite as

The Use of Electron Microscopy for the Analysis of the Adhesive-Adherend Interface in the Aluminium-Aluminium Bonded Joint

  • J. A. Bishopp
  • E. K. Sim
  • T. V. Smith
  • G. E. Thompson
  • G. C. Wood


Over the past 25–30 years much theoretical work has been carried out in an attempt to analyse the adhesive bond and hence determine the nature of the mechanisms of adhesion.


Adhesive Joint Chromic Acid Anodic Film Peel Test Cohesive Failure 
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© Elsevier Applied Science Publishers Ltd 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Bishopp
    • 1
  • E. K. Sim
    • 2
  • T. V. Smith
    • 2
  • G. E. Thompson
    • 2
  • G. C. Wood
    • 2
  1. 1.Bonded StructuresCiba-Geigy PlasticsDuxfordEngland
  2. 2.Cambridge Corrosion and Protection Centre, University of ManchesterInstitute of Science and TechnologyManchesterEngland

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