Plenary Speakers

Prof. Philip Withers
(University of Manchester, UK)

Internal stress redistribution during fatigue crack growth in long fibre metal matrix composites

Dr. Marie-Ingrid Richard
(CEA Grenoble, France)

Prof. Dr. Christoph Genzel
(Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Germany)

X-ray residual stress analysis through the ages: From laboratory to synchrotron - and back?

Prof. Dr. David Rafaja
(TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany)

Interplay between the residual stress and microstructure features


Main Topics


Diffraction Methods

Mechanical Relaxation Methods

Electron Microscopy Methods

Acoustic Methods

Electromagnetic Methods (incl. Barkhausen effect)

Synchrotron and Neutron Approaches

Instrumentation and devices

Modelling of Residual Stresses

Stresses in Microelectronics

Stresses in Additive Manufacturing

Microstructures, Composites and Nanomaterial

Thin Films and Coatings

Welding, Fatigue and Fracture

Cold Working and Machining

Heat Treatments and Phase Transformations