- 21 consecutive years
- 37 countries
- 278 companies
- 735 participants
The Solidification Course is now a well recognised event.
Dedicated to metallurgists and foundry engineers,
this course is orientated towards the application of solidification
theories to industrial casting processes. Special emphasis is given
to the control of microstructural features and to defect reduction.
This one week course, held in English, is co-organised by Calcom
ESI, the Swiss Federal Institute of
Technology at Lausanne and the
French School of Mines at Nancy. The course is taught by renowned
lecturers from Switzerland, France, the United States and Austria,
including C. Beckermann, W.J. Boettinger, H. Combeau, J. Dantzig,
A. Ludwig and M. Rappaz.
Solidification Course 2012