Magnetic Materials for the 21st Century

September 24, 2012

September 24, 2012

A two day seminar focused on magnetic materials will take place in Hanau, Germany, 22 – 23 October 2012. ‘Magnetic Materials for the 21st Century’, organised by the UK Magnetics Society and co-sponsored by Vacuumschmelze GmbH & Co KG, will include three sessions covering permanent magnets and soft magnetic materials.

The use of magnetic materials spans a very wide range of application areas and the seminar will bring together leading speakers from both industry and academia to report on the latest developments and trends in technology.

Presentations include:

  • La-Fe-Si Based Solid State Refrigerants – Current Developments and Future Potential

    Dr Alexander Barcza, Vacuumschmelze GmbH & Co KG, Germany

  • Soft Magnetic Materials Tailored for Efficient Fuel Injection

    Dr Frederik Fohr, Vacuumschmelze GmbH & Co KG, Germany

  • Recent Developments of Soft Magnetic Iron Cobalt Cores

    Dr Thierry Waeckerlé, Head of Magnetic Department, Pierre Chevenard Research Centre – Aperam Alloys Imphy, France

  • Nanocrystalline Solutions for New Emerging High Power Electronics and Smart Grid Distribution Systems

    Dr Gabriela Saage, Vacuumschmelze GmbH & Co KG, Germany

  • Electrical Resistivity Sintered Rare Earth Permanent Magnets

    Peter Dent, Electron Energy Corporation, USA – High

  • Magnetoelectric and Multiferroic Hexagonal Ferrites

    Dr Robert Pullar, Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal

  • Recycling of RE Magnets

    Dr Allan Walton, University of Birmingham, UK

  • High Power Transformers

    Dr Alexander Stadler, STS GmbH & Co, Germany

  • Update on Rare Earth supply

    David Murphy, Great Western Minerals Group, UK

  • (Other speakers and titles TBC)

An optional tour of the Vacuumschmelze GmbH & Co KG facilities at Hanau will follow lunch on the 23 October.

For more information contact: [email protected] 

Download the event brochure here (PDF)

Posted by: Paul Whittaker, Editor, [email protected]   

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