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The 13th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity

July 25-30, 2021 • The Ohio State University, Ohio Union • Columbus, Ohio, USA

Technical Program

Submit an Abstract
Deadline Extension: November 15, 2020

Note: The 13th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity was originally planned for July 2020 and is now set for July 2021. A call for abstracts has reopened for the 2021 event. If your abstract was previously accepted for the event originally scheduled for 2020, you do not need to resubmit it; you will be included in the 2021 program. If you have a new abstract, the organizers encourage you to submit it to be considered for an additional presentation.

The 13th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity (ICTP 2021) is dedicated to convening the breadth of the metal forming community to share their latest improvements and innovations in all aspects of metal forming science and technology. The heart of the ICTP conference series is the technical contributions from scientists and engineers across industry, academia, and government.

Keynote Speakers

Global Issues
Matthias Kleiner, Leibniz Association (Germany)
Presentation Title: Innovations Through Collaborative Research
Reimund Neugebauer, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft (Germany)
Presentation Title: Forming the Future – Metal Forming, Innovation for Sustainability
Pierre-Olivier Bouchard, Mines ParisTech (France)
Presentation Title: Numerical Modeling of Ductile Damage during Metal Forming: State of the Art and Future Challenges
Oana Cazacu, University of Florida-REEF (USA)
Presentation Title: Recent Advances on Modeling Plastic Deformation of Textured Metals with Applications to Metal Forming
Irene Beyerlein, University of California, Santa Barbara (USA)
Presentation Title: Using Plasticity for Making High-Performance Nanostructured Composites
Christopher Schuh, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)
Presentation Title: The Fundamentals of Microparticle Impact Bonding in Metals, Alloys, and Advanced Materials
Jun Chen, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai (China)
Presentation Title: Recent Investigations on Incremental Sheet Forming: From Fundamentals to Industrial Application Technologies
Takashi Kuboki, University of Electro-Communications (Japan)
Presentation Title: Tube Forming and Fabricating Technologies for Contributing Society by Tackling Problems of Environment and Aging Population

Honorary Symposia

Below are several distinguished individual’s whose careers will be honored at this ICTP through symposia and other recognition in the programming. Please contact the key organizer listed below for additional details.

Proposed Honorary Symposia

Taylan Altan, The Ohio State University, (USA)
Key Organizer: Eren Billur, Billur Metal Form, (Turkey)

Betz Avitzur, Lehigh University, (USA)
Key Organizer: Wojciech Misiolek, Lehigh University (USA)

Niels Bay, Technical University of Denmark (Denmark)
Key Organizer: Paulo Martins, University of Lisbon (Portugal)

Xue Yu Ruan, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China)
Key Organizer: Jun Chen, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China)

Yasuhisa Tozawa, Nagoya University (Japan)
Key Organizers: Takashi Ishikawa, Chubu University (Japan)
Yoshinori Yoshida, Gifu University (Japan)

Rob Wagoner, The Ohio State University (USA)
Key Organizer: Hojun Lim, Sandia National Laboratories (USA)

Zhongren Wang, Harbin Institute of Technology (China)
Key Organizers: Shijian Yuan, Harbin Institute of Technology (China)
Gang Liu, Harbin Institute of Technology (China)

ICTP 2021 Awards

Abstract Submissions

The 13th International Conference on the Technology of Plasticity was originally planned for July 2020 and is now set for July 2021, due to the global impact of COVID-19. A call for abstracts has reopened for the 2021 event. Abstracts must be submitted to ProgramMaster by the extended deadline of November 15, 2020 to be considered for inclusion in the conference.

If you have any questions regarding abstract submission, send an e-mail to TMS Programming Staff.

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