Fachgruppe Pulvertechnologie

1. Meeting SVMT expert group powder technology

Main Topic: ”Thermoplastic Based Processing of Powder Materials”

Date: 28.11.2018, 09:30 – ca. 15:00 Uhr
Host: Empa
Location: Empa, Überlandstrasse 129, 8600 Dübendorf

Prov. Program:
09.30 Arrival, Coffee and Gipfeli
10.00 Welcome (F. Clemens)
10.05 Organization: Information SVMT and Idea/Vision of the expert group (F. Clemens)
10.15 Empa presentation (F. Clemens)
10.30 Oral Presentations (20 min)

  • Research activities in Ceramic Injection Molding at the HEIA-FR (B. Bürgisser, HEIA-FR)
  • Powder Injection Moulding and Tape Casting of Metals, Ceramics and Metal-Ceramic systems (E. Carreño-Morelli, HES-SO Valais)
  • From CIM and thermoplastic extrusion to 3D printing – The Development of New Thermoplastic Feedstocks (F. Clemens, Empa)
  • How can such an expert group help the Swiss industry

11:45 Lunch
12.30 Oral Presentations

  • Injection moulding of large and complex ceramic structures (F. Panzeri, Precicast SA)
  • Ceramics materials by pressing and injection molding (S. Hasanovic, Ceramaret SA)
  • Injection molding of hard metals (M. Bräker, Parmaco Metal Injection Moulding AG)
  • Interaction with the Experts (Feedback, Question and Answering Session)

14.00 Lab tour Empa (Laboratory for High Performance Ceramics)
15.00 (ca.) End of the Event