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June 3-7, 2012 • Pittsburgh, PA

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ICAA-13: Keynotes & Invited Lectures
June 3-7, 2012 • Carnegie Mellon University • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


Presentation Title

Presenter and Affiliation

Integrated Computational Metallurgical Engineering

Develop ICME Tool for High Ductility Cast Aluminum Alloys for Automotive Body Applications

Mei Li, Ford

Integrated Computational Metallurgical Engineering

Advances in Aluminium ICME

Jürgen Hirsch, Hydro

Integrated Computational Metallurgical Engineering

Application of ICME to Hot Mill Process Parameter Control for Sheet Aluminum Products

Nitin Singh , Novelis


Aluminum Recovery and Recycling for the 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities

Diran Apelian, WPI

Forming and Joining

Meeting Vehicle Lightweighting Challenges with Aluminum

Anil Sachdev, GM

Forming and Joining

Path Independent Forming Limit Diagram for Sheet Forming

JW Yoon, Swinburne University

Forming and Joining

Material Testing and Modeling of Aluminum Alloy Sheet and Tube in Support of Forming Simulations

Toshihiko Kuwabara, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

Phase Transformations

Nanocluster Formation Behavior in Al-Zn-Mg Alloys with Microalloying Elements and Improved Mechanical Properties

Tatsuo Sato, Tokyo Institute of Technology

Phase Transformations

Precipitation and Transformation of Metastable Phase in Al-Mg-Si Alloy

Kenji Matsuda, University of Toyama

Phase Transformations

Precipitation in Al-Cu-Li Alloys: from the Kinetics of T1 Phase Precipitation to Microstructure Development in Friction Stir Welds

Alexis Deschamps, Grenoble Institute of Technology

Thermo-mechanical Treatment

Characterization of Metal Flow in Metals Processing by a Combined Approach using Advanced Experimental Grid Pattern Techniques Coupled with FE-analysis

Henry Valberg, Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Thermo-mechanical Treatment

Hot Extrusion of Aluminum Chips

A. E Tekkaya, TU Dortmund

Fatigue and Fracture Toughness

Effect of Fatigue and Damage Tolerance Material Properties  on the Efficiency of Aircraft Structures 

Hans-Jürgen Schmidt, AeroStruc

Fatigue and Fracture Toughness

Damage Tolerance Applied to the Design of Mid-Size Aircraft

Carlos Chaves, Embraer

Fatigue and Fracture Toughness

Material Evaluation Methodology for Fatigue and Fatigue Crack Growth Critical Structures – an Aluminum Supplier Perspective

Bob Bucci, Alcoa

Fatigue and Fracture Toughness

Fracture Mechanisms in Al-Cu-Li Alloys

JC Ehrström, Constellium

Advanced Analysis

Atom-Probe Tomography and the Science of a New Class of Al-Sc Based Alloys

David Seidman, NWU

Solidification and Casting

It’s Not Your Father’s Cast House Any More

Bob Wagstaff, Novelis

Solidification and Casting

Microstructural Modification Mechanisms and Integrated Thermal Management for Local Microstructure Control in Aluminum Castings

Ralph Napolitano, Iowa State

Solidification and Casting

Microstructure Development and Control in Hypereutectic Cast Al-Si Alloy Evaluated by Metallurgical Analysis and Neutron Diffraction

Wojciech  Kasprzak, NRC

Solidification and Casting

The Evolution of Mushy Zones in Four Dimensions

Peter Voorhees, NWU

Novel Materials

Enhanced Performance of Layered/Laminated Aluminum Systems

John Lewandoski, Case Western

Novel Materials

Microcellular Aluminium by Replication

Andreas Mortenson, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)

Novel Materials

Nanostructured Materials: From the Nanoscale to the Microscale

Enrique J. Lavernia, UC Davis


Application of Microelectrochemical Methods for Understanding Localized Corrosion Behavior of Aluminum Alloys

Rudi Buchheit, OSU

Coating and Surfaces

Measurements of Adhesion and Adhesion Degradation for Organic Coatings on Metals

Gerald Frankel, OSU


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