Registration has opened for the Basic Powder Metallurgy (PM) Short Course, the powder metallurgy industry's longest-running course, which will be held 14–16 August 2017, in Pennsylvania, USA.

  • The Basic PM Short Course, run by the MPIF, will cover
  • The history, current practice, and future of PM
  • Why PM is a leading method for producing metal parts
  • The many applications that use PM parts
  • The fine points in designing for PM
  • How metal powders are produced
  • Designs for compacting tools
  • How sintering develops functional properties
  • Various secondary operations
  • Metal Powder Industries Federation standards and tests
  • Metal injection molding
  • Latest high-tech PM technologies, including metal additive manufacturing (3D printing).

To learn more about the Basic PM Short Course, go here.