Plenary Speakers

Conference Topics

The conference will include both oral and poster presentations covering the following topics:

– Materials properties and evaluation

Arc and laser beam cutting

– Fusion arc welding

Laser and electron beam welding

– Solid state and friction stir welding

– Soldering and brazing

– Non-metals joining

– Laser materials processing

– Cracking phenomena

Residual stresses and distortion

Inspection and quality assurance

– Service behavior of welded structures

– Failure analysis and trouble shooting

– Case studies of failures in

    different  industrial sectors

Fracture mechanics

– Creep and fatigue damage

– Environmentally assisted damage

Reclamation and repair welding

– Emergency maintenance

– Role of NDT and preventive maintenance

   in failure avoidance

– Prediction of remaining lifetime

– Modeling and computer programs



Important Dates

Submission Deadline for Abstract

August 31, 2018

Notification of Acceptance of Abstract

September 5, 2018

Submission Deadline for Full Paper

September 20, 2018

Notification of Acceptance of Paper

September 30, 2018

Conference First Call