Functional Materials Seminar 2021 to focus on energy

April 28, 2021

The Functional Materials Seminar’s focus on energy aligns with the EPMA’s desire for Europe to innovate in all relevant green processes (Courtesy CEIT)

This year, the European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA)’s virtual Functional Materials Seminar, scheduled for June 1-2, will cover the powder-based functional materials used, or likely to be used, in the energy sector.

With the growing push towards greener energy production and distribution, functional materials are a key field in which innovation can bring even higher efficiencies to all relevant processes, with consequent advantages in terms of environmental impact at all levels.

The energy sector includes fields such as raw materials refining, energy production, energy storage and transportation, etc. Thus, catalysers, high-temperature components, radiation shielding components, heat exchangers, energy storage applications (including hydrogen and solid-state batteries), electrical materials, and semi- & superconductors are all possible candidates for discussion in the seminar.

The EPMA invites participation for all researchers and engineers dealing with the development, production and use of these powder-based materials. The course fee includes lectures and presentations, some Q&A sessions, and on-demand access to all the presentations after the seminar.

The registration deadline is May 26.

https://seminars.epma.com/functional-materials-seminar-2021/home-fm21

Latest Industry News

Download the latest issue of PM Review

Our latest issue is now available to download in PDF format, free of charge.

As well as an extensive Powder Metallurgy industry news section, this 116-page issue includes the following exclusive articles and reports:

  • Technical trends in metal-cutting tools: An overview of ongoing innovation in one of PM’s key markets
  • Fatigue data for PM steels: How the world’s largest PM part producer is facing the challenges of data generation and organisation
  • Reducing CO2 emissions in the PM industry: A lifecycle analysis of servo-electric versus hydraulic powder presses
  • Nickel-free steel powders: Paving the way for sustainable Powder Metallurgy
  • Euro PM2020: PM functional materials in energy management and magnetic applications
  • More information

Industry News

E-newsletter

Sign up to our free e-newsletter, sent weekly to industry professionals around the world. We'll also let you know each time a new issue of PM Review magazine is available.

Subscribe for a FREE digital magazine

PM Review is the leading international magazine for the Powder Metallurgy industry.
Published four times a year, it is available as a free download or through a print subscription

Connect with us

Powder Metallurgy: The original net-shape production process

Powder Metallurgy components are relied upon by a wide variety of manufacturing industries, from automotive to power tools, household appliances, chemical engineering, filtration and more.

The main reason for the technology’s success is its cost-effectiveness at producing high volumes of net-shape components, combined with its ability to allow the manufacture of products that, because of the production processes, simply cannot be manufactured by other methods.

To discover more about how the technology has revolutionised component production, browse our Introduction to Powder Metallurgy.

Latest industry news

Copy link