The electromagnetic forming has the advantage of a minimum forming time, but this is a major obstacle in determining the process’s history of the forming workpiece. Both experimental and theoretical known analysis methods for this process give a discret array of data (only for the displacements). One considers it is more adequate to use the finite element method in studying this process. The main advantage of the finite element analysis is given by the fact that it shows the stress and strain fields in a continuous way during the deformation process. Also, it offers a model from which one can predict the final shape of the part and the possible crack zones. One present a compared study of the experimental and the simulated results achieved of the free bulging aluminum specimens by electromagnetic impulses.

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