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Metals and alloys news, February 2014

Concept Laser launches laser AM centre

Laser fusing specialist Concept Laser plans to open a new development centre at the company’s headquarters in Lichtenfels, Germany.

BASF has inaugurated a R&D lab and application technology centre for battery materials in Amagasaki, Japan.

H.C. Starck will run a new technical symposium focusing on the use of tantalum in the chemical processing industry.

Registration is now open for the 14th EPMA Powder Metallurgy Summer School, which this year takes place in Kraków, Poland.

Researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering have been awarded an America Makes grant to look into integrating a computer-de

Ceratizit says it will present at the annual meeting of cold formers on “Current carbide grade developments in tool making.”

Materials Today is happy to announce that proceedings for the forthcoming ANM 2014 meeting will be published in Materials Today: Proceedings.

Researchers at the Brookhaven National Laboratory have combined atoms with multiple orbitals and precisely pinned down their electron distributions.

This year’s International Conference of Hot Isostatic Pressing, HIP 14, will focus on innovation in oil & gas, power generation and aerospace, its organise

The Consortium for Research and Innovation in Aerospace in Quebec (CRIAQ) has launched a project entitled Additive Manufacturing Technologies for Aerospace

Manufacturing companies in the UK have been granted £887,000 to kickstart a project to test and develop the additive manufacture (AM) of lightweight metal

The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) has launched a thesis competition for PM students at diploma (masters) and doctorate (PhD) levels.

The organisers of MS&T14 are asking for papers to be presented at the materials science and engineering event.

According to an assessment carried out by EOS and Airbus, using direct metal laser sintering (DMLS) instead of rapid investment casting to create a aerospa

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