Monday 11 February
12:00 - 13:30 Arrivals & lunch  
13:30 - 14:00
Registration and Refreshments  
14:00 - 14:10
Host presentation  
14:10 - 14:30 Presentation of EPMA Dr Lionel Aboussouan (EPMA)
14:30 - 14:55 Participants presentation  
14:55 - 15:20 Influence of HIPing temperatures & cooling rate on the development of the properties of IN738LC, CM247LC and IN718 Prof Moataz Attallah (University of Birmingham)
15:20 - 15:45 Excalibure center presentation Mr Frédéric Bernard  (Burgundy University)
15:45 - 16:10 Multidiscipline CFD-FEM simulation of HIP with integrated Heat treatment of Cold Work Tool Steel D7 Mrs Carola Birke (IWM at RWTH Aachen University)
16:10 - 16:40 Break & Networking
 
16:40 - 17:05 The world market of Metal Powders & Steels, Status quo and outlook Mr Benedikt Blitz (SMR Premium GmbH)
17:05 - 17:30 Advanced Argon Management for HIP Processes (an overview on HIP installations with customized argon supply solutions, from small R&D sized units up to large production units) Mr Matthias Bors (Linde)
17:30 - 17:55 Optimized cooling to achieve reduced lead time and optimal mechanical properties of HIPed and heat treated parts Dr Johannes Gardstam (Quintus Technologies AB)
17:55 - 18:20 How does HIPing influence properties of EBM-built Alloy 718 ? Prof Shrikant Joshi (University West - Sweden)
19:00 Dinner  

 

Tuesday 12 February
08:30 - 08:45 Arrival and Coffee
 
08:45 - 09:15 Integrated and rejuvenation heat-treatments of SX Ni base superalloys by using a HIP/URQ unit Mrs Inmaculada Lopez-Galilea (Bochum Univerty)
09:15 - 09:45 Overview of the required cooling types applied to typical metallurgical applications available for industrial HIP users Mr Maxime Pauwels (EPSI)
09:45 - 10:15 Break & Networking  
10:15- 10:45 The HIP parts for plastic machines, screws, cylinders and double cylinders. Production and materials. Existing HIP equipment at SPM with NADCAP qualification.We will specifically focus on the HIP-process needing to be slow and controlled for optimal pieces  Mr Aaron Schutz (SPM)
10:45 - 11:15 Powder HIPing of pure Nb as an alternative to C103 alloy for the manufacture of combustion thrusters Mr Alessandro Sergi (University of Birmingham)
11:15 - 11:45 The role of high pressure heat treatment in the automation of additive manufacturing post processing Mr Jim Shipley (Quintus Technologies AB)
11:45 - 12:10 Nnuman project - mechanistic ductile fracture of HIP steels and inconel alloys - the influence of powder particle size distribution on porosity consolidation and microstructural evolution in PM-HIP stainless steel Dr Adam Cooper (Manchester University)
12:10 - 12:45 Q&A  
12:45 - 14:00 Lunch & Networking  
14:00 - 14:20 Travel to site visit  
14:20 - 15:20 Site visit  
15:20 - 15:40 Travel back from site visit - travel back to hotel and/or to Sint-Niklaas train station  
  End of Seminar  

The programme may be subject to change

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