Centre of Exellence NanoCentre organises a workshop and microsymposium dedicated for Ph.D. students:

  • Nanocrystalline alloys obtained by rapid quenching and sevirification workshop will be held on 3 September 2005 (Saturday)
  • Microsymposium on the nanocrystalline Al alloys will be held on 4 September 2005 (Sunday)

in the building of Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Wołoska 141, Warsaw.

Agenda for 3rd of September

10.00 Opening

10.15-11.00 "Nanocrystallisation in metallc glases - thermodynamic and kinetic issues", Prof. Livio Battezzati, Dipartimento di Chimica Inorganica, Chimica Fisica e Chimica dei Materiali, Universitá degli Studi di Torino, Italy

11.00-11.45 "Nanocrystallization Reactions in Amorphous Aluminum-rich Alloys", Dr. Gerhard Wilde, Institute of Nanotechnology , Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH, Germany

11.45-12.05 Coffee break

12.05-12.50 "Fe, Co-based nanocrystalline alloys", Prof. Clara Conde, University of Seville, Spain

12.50-13.35 "Cast iron based bulk amorphous and nanocrystalline alloys", Dr. Lajos K. Varga, Research Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Hungary

13.35-14.30 Lunch

14.30-15.15 "Bulk glassy and nanocomposite magnetic materials", Prof. Horia Chiriac, National Institute of Research and Development for Technical Physics, Iasi, Romania

15.15-16.00 "Metastable structures in ball milled and rapidly quenched zirconium and nickel based alloys", Prof. J. Dutkiewicz, J. Morgiel, T. Czeppe, Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland

16.00 Closing

Agenda for 4th of September

10.00-10.45 "High strength profiles made by consolidation of Al-based melt-spun ribbons", Dr. F. Simancik, K. Izdinsky, M. Balog, J.Nagy, Institute of Materials and Machine Mechanics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia

10.45-11.30 "Fabrication of amorphous and nanocrystalline bulk Al-MM-Ni-Fe alloys", MSc. H. Dimitrov, J. Latuch, T. Kulik, Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland

11.30-12.00 break

12.00-12.45 "Properties of aluminium alloys with nanometric structure processed by severe plastic deformation and rapid solidification methods", J. Senderski, M. Lech-Grega, Dr. S. Boczkal, B. Płonka, Institute of Non-Ferrous Metals in Gliwice, Light Metals Division in Skawina, Poland

12.45-13.30 Nanocrystalline Al and Al alloys obtained by severe plastic deformation", Prof. Jan Kuśnierz, Institute of Metallurgy and Materials Science Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland


If you would like to take part in, please send to NanoCentre your name, affiliation, year of Ph.D.
study and name of supervisor by fax or e-mail.

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