Publications

MFL Reports

    1. R. Sowerby and P. Gatt,"Evaluating Alchem Inc. Sheet Metal Forming Lubricants", Report # 88-011, April, 1988.
    2. R. Sowerby and P. Gatt, "Evaluating Forsythe Sheet Metal Lubricants", Report # 88- 006, January, 1988.
    3. R. Sowerby and P. Gatt, "Evaluating Forsythe Sheet Metal Lubricants", Report # 87- 050, May, 1987.
    4. R. Zheng and D. Overby, "Forming Characteristics of Galvanized Sheet Steel", Report# 85-008, November, 1985.
    5. R. Sowerby, "Some Comments on Forming Limit Diagrams", Report# 84-012, October, 1984.
    6. X. J. Wang and J. L. Duncan, "A Review of Ironing Theory and Experiments", Report # 84-002, March 1984.
    7. J. L. Duncan, "Formability and Mechanics in Sheet Metal Engineering", Report # 83-022, October, 1983.
    8. J. L. Duncan, "Formability and Mechanics in Sheet Metal Engineering", Report # 83-016, July, 1983.
    9. N. L. Dung, "Finite Element Modeling of Upsetting Test", Report 83-013, July, 1983.
    10. E. Chu<, "The Mapping of a Spherical Shell: A Test Case", Report # 83-003, February, 1983.
    11. V. Donatelli, "Influence of Strain Path on the Instability and Fracture Strains in Sheet and Bulk Forming", Report RS/2-12Q, April, 1983.
    12. X. J. Wang and J. L. Duncan, "General Survey of Experimental Investigations of Friction and Wear in Ironing and Strip Drawing", Report# 83-008, March, 1983.
    13. R. J. Soldaar and E. Chu, "Remapping: PartII - Description of the Problems Encountered in the Computer Program", Report 82-013, November, 1982.
    14. R. J. Soldaat and E. Chu,"Remapping of Blank Development: A User's Manual", Report 82-007, August, 1982.
    15. E. Chu, "Blank Development: A User's Manual", Report 82-006, August, 1982.
    16. E. Chu, "Finite Strain Evaluation in Metal Forming: A User's Manual", Report# 82- 005, August, 1982.
    17. R. J. Soldaat, V. Donatelli, and E. Chu, "Plotting Methods for Strain Analysis and Material Tests", Report# 82-001, July, 1982.
    18. N. Chandrasekaran, R. Sowerby, J. L. Duncan, and J. D. Embury, "The Free Surface Ductility of Metals During Upsetting Operations", Report No. 171, November, 1981.
    19. R. Sowerby and P. C. Chakravarty, "Some Measures Of Stress, Strain and Their Rates in Continuum Mechanics",Report No. 172, November 1981.
    20. J. L. Duncan, R. Sowerby and E. Chu, "Computer_aided Methods of Blank Development for Stamping", Report M039-2, November 1981.
    21. R. Sowerby, E. Chu, and J. L. Duncan, "Determination of Large Strains in Metal Forming", Report No. 168, July, 1981.
    22. M. Karima and R. Sowerby, "A Bifurcation Approach to the Study of Wrinkling During Deep Drawing", Report No. 144, January, 1980.
    23. J. L. Duncan, J. P. Duncan, R. Sowerby, and B. S. Levy, "Curved Line Folding of Sheet Metal", December, 1979.
    24. M. Karima, P. C. Chakravarty, and R. Sowerby, "Some Theoretical Fundamentals in Bifurcation Analysis", Report No. 142, December, 1979.
    25. J. L. Duncan and J. A. Forster, "Upper Bound Solutions For Plane Strain Deformation of Rotating Fields", Report No. 138, August, 1979.
    26. R. Sowerby, "The Influence of Texture on the Mechanical Response of Commercial Purity Copper Sheet in Some Simple Forming Processes", Report No. 133, January, 1979.
    27. J. Lereim and J. D. Embury, "Small Scale Fracture Testing", Report No. 127, April, 1978.
    28. J. L. Duncan, "Some Simple Mechanics Relations for Draw Die Forming of Sheet Metal Parts", Report No. 114, 1977.
    29. J. A. Forster, "The McMaster Mand Hydraulic Press: An Operations Manual", Report No. 109, June 1977.
    30. Y. Tomita and R. Sowerby, "On an Approximate Analysis For Studying The Deformation Mechanics of Rate Sensitive Materials", Report No. 99, April, 1977.
    31. Y. M. Haddad and R. Sowerby, "A Micromechanical Approach to the Ductile Fracture Problem of Metals", Report No. 95, January, 1977.
    32. R. Sowerby, Y. Tomita, and J. L. Duncan, "In-Plane Torsion Testing of Sheet Metal", Report No. 90, November 1976.
    33. R. Sowerby, Y. Tomita, and D. K. Uno, "The Bauschinger Effect", Report No. 89, October, 1976.
    34. W. T. Cloke and J. L. Duncan, "Effect of Different Lubricants in Drawing Square Cups", Report No. 60, 1975.
    35. M. D. C. Moles, "The Metallurgy of Magnesium and its Alloys", May, 1975.
    36. R. Sowerby and J. L. Duncan, "The Prediction of Earing in Cups Drawn from Anisotropic Sheet Using Slip Line Field Theory", Report No. 22, 1974.
    37. A. R. Ragab and J. L. Duncan, "Rate Dependent Transient Extrusion", Report No. 9, 1973.
    38. S. Lai and J. L. Duncan,"The Investigation of the Material Properties of Hard Tinplate", Report No. 11, April, 1973.
    39. H. Van Minh, R. Sowerby, and J. L. Duncan,"Variability of Forming Limit Curves", Report No. 10, 1973.
    40. T. Gjenero, R. Sowerby, and J. L. Duncan, "A New Technique in Rotary Forging", Report No. 32, 1973.
    41. M. D. C. Moles and J. L. Duncan, "The Metallurgy and Mechanical Behaviour of Pewter", 1973.
    42. K. K. Jain, "Back Extrusion and Pressure Forming of As-cast and Heat-treated Eutectoid Zinc-Aluminum", 1973.
    43. A. R. Ragab and M. Levison, "Finite Plane Strain Inflation Of a Slightly Compressible Hollow Cylinder", Report 3, 1971.
    44. J. M. Alexander and D. R. Quaintan, "On the Isostatic Compaction and Hydrostatic Extrusion of Iron Powder", Report ME/71/SM/REP/2, 1971.
    45. M. Levinson, "Finite Torsion of Slightly Compressible Rubberlike Right Circular Cylinders", Report SM 70-3, October, 1970.
    46. R. Sowerby and W. Johnson, "The Prediction of Earing in Cups Drawn From Anisotropic Sheet Using Slip Line Field Theory", Report No. 22, 1970.