Analytical Method of EMAT Based on Magnetostrictive Mechanism

  • Songling HuangEmail author
  • Shen Wang
  • Weibin Li
  • Qing Wang
Part of the Springer Series in Measurement Science and Technology book series (SSMST)


If the tested specimen is ferromagnetic, the material will have magnetostrictive properties. Generally, the ultrasonic waves will be excited and received by EMAT in the specimen so that both the mechanisms of Lorentz force and magnetostriction are involved at the same time.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Songling Huang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Shen Wang
    • 1
  • Weibin Li
    • 2
  • Qing Wang
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Electrical EngineeringTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina
  2. 2.Xiamen UniversityXiamenChina
  3. 3.Durham UniversityDurhamUK

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