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Sensors in the Joining and Welding Process in Automobile Manufacturing

  • Mohit PandeyEmail author
  • Shreyansh Tatiya
  • Shantanu Bhattacharya
  • Shailendra Singh
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Abstract

Welding and joining processes are one of the key processes in the automobile industries, which give the core strength to the joint and consequently to the vehicle. The complex design of the vehicle and small parts creates difficulty for the manual joining process and therefore the need for automation has increased. The manufacturing companies spend a lot of money on the equipment and processes to maintain the high quality of the vehicle. The sensors are integrated along with the equipment in the welding and joining processes to improve the quality and decrease the risk of damage associated with the process. This review starts with different types of welding methods and then focusses on the sensors and its types.

Keywords

Welding and joining Automobile manufacturing sensors Sensors for welding and joining Sensors and safety in the welding process 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mohit Pandey
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • Shreyansh Tatiya
    • 1
    • 2
  • Shantanu Bhattacharya
    • 1
    • 2
  • Shailendra Singh
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Micro Systems Fabrication Laboratory, Department of Mechanical EngineeringIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia
  2. 2.Design ProgrammeIndian Institute of Technology KanpurKanpurIndia
  3. 3.Maruti Suzuki India LimitedGurugramIndia

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