EPMA PM Summer School 2020

EPMA has decided to remain cautious with the international Covid crisis context and therefore to cancel the Summer School initially planned on July 2020. We are pleased to inform you that it has been rescheduled to next year and will still take place in Ciudad Real, Spain, but now in July 2021.

Monday 2 July
08:00 - 08:30 Registration  
08:30 - 09:00 EPMA Presentation Miss Kate Blackbourne (EPMA)
09:00 - 10:00 Introduction to Materials Science Prof Alberto Molinari (University of Trento)
10:00 - 11:00 Introduction to PM Dr Marco Actis Grande (Politecnico di Torino)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:30 - 12:30 Powder Manufacturing and Characterisation Dr Dimitris Chasoglou (Höganäs AB)
12:30 - 13:30 Student Presentations  
13:30 - 14:30 Lunch  
14:30 - 15:30 Shaping Technologies Mr Eric Prommer (Dorst Technologies)
15:30 - 16:30 Fundamentals of Sintering Prof Bernd Kieback (Fraunhofer IFAM)
16:30 - 17:00 Coffee Break  
17:00 - 18:00 Liquid Phase Sintering Dr Cinzia Menapace (University of Trento)
18:00 - 19:00 Sintering Atmospheres Dr Christian Gierl-Mayer (TU Wien)
19:30 Welcome Reception  

 

Tuesday 3 July
08:30 - 09:30 Alternative Methods and Innovative Sintering Prof Lars Nyborg (Chalmers University of Technology)
09:30 - 10:30 Post Sintering Treatments Dr Raquel Oro de Calderon (TU Wien)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break  
11:00 - 12:00 Properties of PM Parts Prof Alberto Molinari (University of Trento)
12:00 - 13:00 Student Presentations  
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
14:00 - 15:00 Metal Injection Moulding (MIM) Prof Frank Petzoldt (Fraunhofer IFAM)
15:00 - 16:00 Additive Manufacturing (AM) Dr Diego Manfredi (Politecnico di Torino)
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break  
16:30 - 17:30 Modelling Prof Didier Bouvard (Grenoble INP)
17:30 - 18:30 Calphad Method in PM Dr Raquel Oro de Calderon (Chalmers University of Technology)
Evening Free Time  

 

Wednesday 4 July
08.30 - 10:30 Case Studies: Analysis of Problems / Lab Work Dr Bob Moon (Consultant) & Dr Brian James (Consultant)
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break  
11.00 - 13.00 Case Studies: Analysis of Problems Dr Bob Moon (Consultant) & Dr Brian James (Consultant)
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch  
14.00 - 18.00 Case Studies: Analysis of Problems / Lab Work Dr Bob Moon (Consultant) & Dr Brian James (Consultant)
Evening Free time  

 

Thursday 5 July
08.30 - 09.30 Hot Isostatic Pressing - HIP Mr James Shipley (Quintus Technologies)
09.30 - 10.30 Furnace Technology Mr Johannes Uhlig (Mahler)
10.30 - 11.00 Coffee Break  
11.00 - 12.00 Low Alloy Steels Prof Herbert Danninger (TU Vienna)
12.00 - 13.00 Harmetals Dr Steve Moseley (Hilti AG)
13.00 - 14:00
Lunch  
14:00 - 18:00 Thermocalc Practice/ visit TU Wien X-Ray & Surface Analysis Centre/ Lithoz visit  
19:30 Summer School Dinner TU the Sky

 

Friday 6 July
08:30 - 09:30 Light Metals Dr Thomas Weissgaerber (Fraunhofer IFAM)
09:30 - 10:30 Special Steels Dr Iñigo Iturriza (CEIT)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break  
11:00 - 12:00 High Temperature Materials Prof José Torralba (IMDEA Materials Institute)
12:00 - 13:00 Electric and Magnetic Dr Mark Dougan (AMES SA)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
14:00 End of Summer School  
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