Name: Monatadhar Al-moussawi

 
Nationality: Iraque

 
University: Sheffield Hallam University/MERI, UK

 
Abstracts: Friction Stir Welding of Steel

 
Research interest: Material Engineering, Steel manufacturing and Stress Analysis

 

Name: Anna-Maija Arola

 
Nationality: Finnish

 
University: University of Oulu, Finland

 
Abstracts: FE-modelling of Bendability of Ultra-High Strength Steel

 
Research interest: Material modeling, forming, materials characterization.

 

Name: Jessica Gyhlesten Back

 
Nationality: Swedish

 
University: Högskolan Dalarna, Sweden

 
Abstracts: Finite Element Simulation of Residual Stresses and Residual Deformation in Hardened Martensitic Steel Sheet

 
Research interest: Hardening processes, material modelling, simulation of hardening.

 

Name: Raul Francisco Chinchilla Adell

 
Nationality: Spannish

 
University: University of Warwick, UK

 
Abstracts: Evaluation of Surface Treatments and Coatings for High Temperature Tribological Applications

 
Research interest: Materials used in the aerospace and automobile industry. Tribology. Steels.

 

Name: Oskari Haiko

 
Nationality: Finnish

 
University: University of Oulu, Finland

 
Abstracts: The Effect of Microstructure on the Wear of Steels

 
Research interest: Wear-resistant steels, metallurgy, advanced steels, ultra-high strength steels, steel processing and heat treatments.

 

Name: Tuomas Jokiaho

 
Nationality: Finnish

 
University: Tampere University of Technology, Finland

 
Abstracts: Optimisation of Thermal Cutting Procedures of Heavy Steel Plates in Demanding Applications

 
Research interest: Thermal cutting of thick wear-resistant steel plates. Characterization and residual stress measurements of the cut edge.

 

Name: Henri Järvinen

 
Nationality: Finnish

 
University: Tampere University of Technology, Finland

 
Abstracts: Hot Dip Galvanized Press Hardening Steels

 
Research interest: Heat treatments, automotive steels, high strength steels, coatings, scanning electron microscopy, EBSD (Electron Back Scattered Diffraction) methods, mechanical testing, high strain rate testing.

 

Name: Mia Liimatainen

 
Nationality: Finnish

 
University: University of Oulu, Finland

 
Abstracts: Bendability of Ultra-High Strength Steels

 
Research interest: Formability of structural and wear resistant high strength steels (YS>700 MPa). Effects of microstructure homogeneity, surface hardness, texture, austenite morphology and dislocation density on formability. Influence of various manufacturing methods (e.g. DQ, DQ+T, conventional quenching) and chemical composition on microstructure and bendability.

 

Name: Niko Ojala

 
Nationality: Finnish

 
University: Tampere University of Technology, Finland

 
Abstracts: Application oriented wear testing of wear resistant steels in mining industry

 
Research interest: Real industrial applications, application oriented wear testing, surface characterization.