By Kari Williamson

The powder metallurgy short course, will according to ipmd.net, cover:

  • Powder production
  • Characterisation of powders
  • Compaction of powders
  • Design and fabrication of dies
  • Sintering
  • Characterisation of sintered component
  • Sintering furnaces and atmospheres
  • Processing of ceramics
  • Surface engineering with powders
  • Statistical Quality Control
  • Technology Management
  • Specialty areas in powder metallurgy: Powder Injection Moulding, Mechanical alloying, Nanomaterials, Hot isostatic pressing and Microwave sintering