NSCAS Alumni is  a world-wide network of young researchers forming the future materials-science for a sustainable industry and more ecological society.
The relations created during the Summer Colloquiums develop friendship and successfull cooperation in research projects for an exciting development of material science. The region of Bergslagen is a perfect base with an unique concentration of high technology and science in the front-line of technology. This is the meeting-point were the NSCAS maintain and develop contacts with each other, the institutes and the Swedish Steel Industry and academia. Research projects and new cooperations are formed for mutual benefit and a global high-tech network.
Every year, you as a NSCAS participant are invited to to meet new and old NSCAS-friends to expand your network. You will meet the Swedish Industrial R&D to show and discuss your new reseach results and progress at the High Tech Conference on Advanced Steel.

We are proud to present and share the NSCAS Alumnis research projects.  For abstracts and research areas, please see ”NSCAS-Participants” .  Particiapants are delighted to get in contact with colleageus in industry and academia. Please send a mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and we will get you in contact with the person of your interest.

Alumni - Contacts for expanding your network

We  welcome you to join us 2-4 of September 2017. Meet and enjoy the creative ambience with your NSCAS-colleagues.
Participate in the High Tech Conference on Advanced Steel, HTCS, in Borlänge on September 4.
Send us a mail with a brief descrpition of your current projects to be presented at the conference. Abstracts and posters are called for later.
Most Welcome!


What last years's participants say about NSCAS

Leading pioneers of worldwide steel industry
"NSCAS not only enriched my knowledge of steel, but also provided a chance to see the special and successful secret of Swedish steel industry."

Tradition and sustainability
"I think we can learn a lot from the Swedish, cities. They take advantage of all resources and preserve the environment as much as possible."

"Interesting to see how women plays a very important role in the Swedish industry and society."

Communication of Technology
"The biggest benefit from this summer school is the improvement of scientific communication skill which makes my research understandable and interesting."

Exchange knowledge
"Valuable to meet friends from universities all over the world. Share each other’s research work, exchange our ideas, learn from each other and open up our minds."

Interesting and educating
"In my opinion the best thing about this week has been gaining new contacts and new ideas for my studies."

ndustrial competence
"It has been highly interesting and useful for us to get to understand what kind of knowledge various companies needs."

Nice atmosphere
"I really enjoyed the visit to the copper mine in Falun. Interesting stories and legends from the mine and interesting to know were the metallurgy business in Sweden started."

An excellent opportunity to see the Swedish leading steel companies
"We had an excellent opportunity to see the leading Swedish steel companies. It was great to learn and hear their applications and products."

A total success
"The wear lecture was a total success on my point of view."

I have been able to learn
"During this week I have been able to learn more about the research topics and needs of the steel industry that often involve practical problems."

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