Plansee Seminar

Refractory Metals and Composites

The following topics will be addressed during the 19th Plansee Seminar:

1.   Applications
1.1.   Transportation
1.2.   Electronics
1.3.   Thermal management
1.4.   Lighting technology
1.5.   Medical technology
1.6.   Power engineering
1.7.   Chemical engineering
1.8.   Coating technology
1.9   Joining technology
1.10.   Metal, glass and ceramics production
1.11.   High temperature furnaces and devices
1.12.   New areas
     
2.   Materials
2.1.   Refractory metals and alloys, composites, laminates and functionally graded materials
2.2.   Coatings
     
3.   Powder production
3.1.   Extractive metallurgy
3.2.   Recycling
     
4.   P/M processes
4.1.   Mixing, alloying and doping
4.2.   Compaction, forming and near net shaping
4.3.   Additive manufacturing and rapid prototyping
4.4.   Sintering and infiltration
4.5.   Hot isostatic pressing, hot pressing and spark plasma sintering
4.6.   New consolidation processes
4.7.   Surface engineering and coating
4.8.   Joining
     
5.   Simulation and Modeling
5.1.   Materials and microstructure
5.2.   Stresses and deformation
5.3.   Failure and reliability
5.4.   Oxidation and corrosion
5.5.   Constitutional and multi scale modeling
5.6   Components and devices
     
6.   Characterization and Testing
6.1.   Microstructure
6.2.   3D and small scale characterization
6.3.   Destructive and non-destructive inspection