Short course on Atomisation for Metal Powders set to run in March 2019
February 13, 2019
Atomising Systems Ltd and Personal Development Advanced Courses (PERDAC), a division of CPFResearch Ltd, will hold their popular short course on atomisation for metal powders for the twelfth time from March 14-15, 2019, in Manchester, UK.
The two-day course will consist of presentations from John Dunkley (Chairman, Atomising Systems Ltd), Dirk Aderhold (Technical Director, Atomising Systems Ltd), Tom Williamson (Research Engineer, Atomising Systems Ltd), Rajeev Dattani (Applications Specialist, Freeman Technology) and Andrew Yule (Emeritus Professor, University of Manchester).
A combination of up-to-date practical information and theory, the course is aimed at engineers working in both metal powder production and R&D. The programme includes expanded coverage of Additive Manufacturing and modern powder analysis methods.
Thursday 14th March
9.00 – Registration
9.55 – Introduction to atomisation
10.30 – Fundamentals of liquid atomisation
11.20 – Historical perspective
12.00 – Fundamentals of melt atomisation
12.50 – Lunch
13.35 – Screen analysis and data Interpretation
13.55 – Gas atomisation
15.30 – Water atomisation
16.55 – Rotary, ultrasonic & other techniques–I
17.30 – End of session
Friday 15th March
8.45 – Rotary, ultrasonic & other techniques-II
9.25 – Measurement techniques
10.25 – Additive Manufacturing
10.55 – Ancillary Equipment
11.55 – Operation & economics of plant
12.25 – Lunch
13.05 – Powder characterisation for Powder Metallurgy
13.40 – Needs of different metals
14.45 – Toolkit for atomising system improvement
15.30 – End of course
For further information on attending the course, contact PERDAC ([email protected]) or Professor Yule ([email protected]).