Please notice that the program below is a preliminary one.

There is possible to have some modifications.

Sunday 7th of may

18:00

Registration

“Come Together Dinner”

Monday 8th of May

08:00 - 09:30

Introduction to the Science and Engineering of Cast Iron.

(history, basic solidification and microstructures, thermodynamics) Doru Stefanescu

09:30 - 10: 00 - Coffee

10:00 - 11:45

Fundamentals of the Solidification and Metallurgy of Cast Iron.

(advanced solidification, liquid treatment, melt control) Doru Stefanescu

11:45 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:00 - 14:45

Fe-C phase diagram, diffusion, micro segregation, alloying and its' consequence on solidification. Björn Domeij

14:45 - 15: 15 - Coffee

15:15 - 17:00

Molding materials & technologies at production of cast iron alloys. Dinesh Sundaram


Tuesday 9th of May

08:00 - 09:30

Macro and Microstructure formation in Cast Irons. Attila Diószegi

09:30 - 10:00 - Coffee

10:00 - 11:45

Graphite formation mechanisms in Cast Iron (lamellar to nodular morphology, degeneration of graphite). Jacques Lacaze

11:45 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:00 - 14:45

Stable and metastable eutectoid transformations. Jacques Lacaze

14:45 - 15:15 - Coffee

15:15 - 17:00

Defect formation mechanisms at cast iron production part I. Attila Diószegi

18:00 - Dinner - Iron Goulash at JU-Cast

Wednesday 10th of May

08:00 - 09:30

Defect formation mechanisms at cast iron production part II. Doru Stefanescu

09:30 - 10:00 - Coffee

10:00 - 11:45

Heat treatment of cast iron part I. Roberto Boeri

11:45 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:00 - 14:45

Heat treatment of cast iron part II. Roberto Boeri

14:45 - 15:15 - Coffee

15:15 - 17:00

Thermo-physical properties of cast iron. Taishi Matsushita

18:00 - PhD student evening

Thursday 11th of May

08:00 - 09:30

Static Thermo-Mechanical properties of cast iron. Vasilios Fourlakidis

09:30 - 10:00 - Coffee

10:00 - 11:45

Dynamic Thermo-Mechanical properties (Fatigue) of cast iron. Vasile-Lucian Diaconu

11:45 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:00 - 14:45

Machining, wear properties and after treatment of casting. Rohollah Ghasemi

14:45 - 15:15 - Coffee

15:15 - 17:00

Modelling and simulation of cast iron solidification and structure. Doru Stefanescu

18:00 - Visit at Husqvarna Industrial Museum / Dinner

Friday 12th of May

08:00 - 09:30

Inverse Modelling for validation of cast iron simulation. Attila Diószegi

09:30 - 10: 00 - Coffee

10:00 - 11:45

Casting simulation chain and connection to FEM. Jacob Olofsson

11:45 - 13:00 - Lunch

13:00 - 14:45

Development trends and the future of Cast Iron. Steve Dowson

14:45 - 15:15 - Coffee