EPMA PM Thesis Competition 2019 now open for submissions

January 7, 2019

The European Powder Metallurgy Association has launched its 2019 Powder Metallurgy Thesis Competition, sponsored by Högänas AB, and is now accepting entries via its website. The deadline for submissions is April 24, 2019.

This competition is open to all graduates of a European University whose theses have been officially accepted or approved by the applicant’s teaching establishment during the previous three years. Theses, must be classified under the topic of Powder Metallurgy (which includes metal Additive Manufacturing), are judged by an international panel of experts drawn from both academia and industry.

The aim of the competition is to develop interest in and to promote PM among young scientists at European academic institutions and to encourage research at undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

The PM Thesis competition winners will be awarded prizes of €750 and €1,000 for Masters and Doctorate levels respectively. In addition, each will receive complimentary registration to the Euro PM2019 Congress & Exhibition as well as the opportunity of having their work published in the scientific journal Powder Metallurgy.

www.thesiscompetition.epma.com

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Our latest issue is now available to view online or download in PDF format.

As well as an extensive AM industry news section, this 188-page issue includes articles and reports on:

  • From rapid prototyping to rocket engines: The evolution of 3T Additive Manufacturing
  • Natural resources and national strategies: How metal Additive Manufacturing is taking off in Australia
  • Scalmalloy® is too expensive and design optimisation only makes sense in aerospace. True or false?
  • Safety management in metal Additive Manufacturing: Observations from industry
  • Senvol: How machine learning is helping the U.S. Navy optimise AM process parameters and material performance
  • Understanding build failures in Laser Powder Bed Fusion: An overview
  • MAMC2018: Vienna hosts ASMET’s third Metal Additive Manufacturing Conference
  • Euro PM2018: The processing and properties of additively manufactured aluminium alloys
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