The Open Innovation Research Cluster

for Non-Ferrous Metals at RWTH Aachen University

39. Advances in wrought magnesium alloys for lightweight applications

On 2. November 2017 Dr.-Ing. Talal Al-Samman (Institut für Metalkunde und Metalphysik (IMM) RWTH Aachen University) talked about: "Advances in wrought magnesium alloys for lightweight applications".

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38. Potentials of ab initio methods for alloy design

On 24. August 2017 Dr.-Ing. Stefanie Sandlöbes (Institut für Metallkunde und Metallphysik (IMM)
RWTH Aachen University) talked about: "Potentials of ab initio methods for alloy design".

37. Computational Fluid Dynamic Application in Metallurgical Operation and Industrial Research

On 13. July 2017 Dr.-Ing. Antje Rückert (Institut für Industrieofenbau und Wärmetechnik (IOB) RWTH Aachen University) talked about: "Computational Fluid Dynamic Application in Metallurgical Operation and Industrial Research".

 

 

36. P5: Recycling: Precompetitive Research for CFD Model Development of Aluminium Melting

On 01.06.2017 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Georg Rombach (Hydro Aluminium Rolled Products GmbH) talked about: "Recycling: Precompetitive Research for CFD Model Development of Aluminium Melting".

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35. Details of a Twin Chamber Furnace type LOI for melting and remelting of all kind of scrap and bloc material

On 27.04.2017 Dr. Dominik Schröder (tenova LOI Thermprocess) talked about: "Details of a Twin Chamber Furnace type LOI for melting and remelting of all kind of scrap and bloc material".

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34. Online monitoring of texturing process

On 06. April 2017 Dr. Wolfgang Bilstein (AMEPA GmbH) talked about: "Online monitoring of texturing process".

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33. Vacuum Super Insulation at High Temperatures: Development of a Highly Efficient Thermal Insulation for Applications in the Aluminium Industry

On 23. March 2017 Mr. Matthias Demharter M. Sc. (ZAE Bayern – Bayerisches Zentrum für Angewandte Energieforschung) talked about: "Vacuum Super Insulation at High Temperatures: Development of a Highly Efficient Thermal Insulation for Applications in the Aluminium Industry".

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32. Re-defining Driving Experience – Competences & Concepts behind the Research Vehicle SpeedE

On 16. March 2017 Dr.-Ing. Björn Hören, MBA (fka Forschungsgesellschaft Kraftfahrwesen mbH Aachen) talked about: "Re-defining Driving Experience – Competences & Concepts behind the Research Vehicle SpeedE".

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31. The Impulse Excitation technique, an innovative NDT method for microstructure and mechanical properties characterization of refractory materials used in the aluminum industry

On 16. February 2017 Dipl.-Ing. Bart Bollen (IMCE) talked about: "The Impulse Excitation technique, an innovative NDT method for microstructure and mechanical properties characterization of refractory materials used in the aluminum industry". 

For further information see our Abstract

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30. Von der Idee zum Patent - Erfindungen an der RWTH

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29. Prediction based component and process optimization

On 15. December 2016 Prof. D. Hartmann (HS Kempten) und Prof. J. Gottschling (Universität Duisburg-Essen) talked about "Prediction based component and process optimization"at AMAP.

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28. Towards property driven process optimization – Results and review of the collaborative AMAP Project 1 on through-process multiscale modelling of automotive sheet production

On 27. October 2016 Thiemo Brüggemann (Hydro), Matthias Vogd (SMS Group), Christian Bollmann (Aleris), Stephan Hojda (IBF der RWTH Aachen University) talked about "Towards property driven process optimization  –  Results and review of the collaborative AMAP Project 1 on through-process multiscale modelling of automotive sheet production"at AMAP.

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27. Innovative Aluminum Lightweight Technologies for Aerospace Application

On 06. October 2016 Dr. Blanka Lenczowski (Airbus Group Innovations) talked about "Innovative Aluminum Lightweight Technologies for Aerospace Application"at AMAP.

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26. GDA – The German Aluminium Association – a strong partner for Aluminium in Germany, Europe and Worldwide

On 08. September 2016 Mr. Wolfgang Heidrich and Mr. Jörg Schäfer (GDA Gesamtverband der Aluminiumindustrie e. V.) talked about "GDA – The German Aluminium Association – a strong partner for Aluminium in Germany, Europe and Worldwide"at AMAP.

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25. Aluminium Reduction - Challenges and Opportunities under changing market conditions

On 25. August 2016 Dr. Till Reek (Trimet Aluminium SE) talked about "Aluminium Reduction - Challenges and Opportunities under changing market conditions"at AMAP.

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24. Laser Additive Manufacturing of Aluminum Parts

On 11. August 2016 Mr. Christian Hinke (Fraunhofer Institut für Lasertechnik ILT) talked about "Laser Additive Manufacturing of Aluminum Parts"at AMAP.

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23. Digitalization in Process Industries enables the Fourth Industrial (R)Evolution – „Advantages of gas analysis“

On 30. June 2016 Mr. Andreas Stimpel (Siemens AG) talked about "Digitalization in Process Industries enables the Fourth Industrial (R)Evolution – „Advantages of gas analysis“"at AMAP. 

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22. Quality & reliability – prerequisites of 3D printing of Aluminium in industry scale up from 2017

On 19. May 2016 Mr. Frank Palm (Airbus Group Innovations) talked about "Quality & reliability – prerequisites of 3D printing of Aluminium in industry scale up from 2017" at AMAP.

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21. Skills of KUKA Industries – references in friction stir welding

On 7. April 2016 M.Sc. Otto Kellenberger (KUKA Industries) talked about "Skills of KUKA Industries – references in friction stir welding" at AMAP. 

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20. Biodiversity and technical innovations - bionics

On 10. March 2016 Prof. em. Wilhelm Barthlott (Nees-Institue for biodiversity of plants - Universität Bonn) talked about "Biodiversity and technical innovations - bionics" at AMAP. 

19. Industry 4.0 in fabrics industry

On 25. February 2016 Dr. Fabian Schreiber (Fa. GEMINI BUSINESS SOLUTIONS) talked about "Industry 4.0 in fabrics industy" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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18. Becoming a predictive enterprise dedicated to the optimization of materials and processes

On 03. December 2015 Dr. U. Kerzel (Blue Yonder GmbH) talked about "Becoming a predictive enterprise dedicated to the optimization of materials and processes" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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Data are the new raw oil – the next industrial revolution has already started. Better decisions based on data are the cornerstone of the new digital strategy to meet tomorrow’s challenges. Based on a wide range of data (e.g. from production, processes, ambient variables, quality measures, ….), Predictive Applicationsautomate large scale decision making and are able to  improve the performance of the key processes significantly.

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17. Industry 4.0 in steel industry from an applied research perspective

On 26. November 2015 Prof. Dr. H. Peters (VDEh-Betriebsforschungsinstitut GmbH) talked about „Industry 4.0 in steel industry from an applied research perspective“ at AMAP.

16. RADAR-Technology - capturing geometric process parameters

On 22. October 2015 Dr.-Ing. Reik Winkel, MBA (indurad GmbH) talked about „RADAR-Technology  - capturing geometric process parameters“ at AMAP.

15. Future by Networking

On 17. September 2015 Dr. Marcus Rauch (Bayern Innovativ / Cluster Neue Werkstoffe) talked about "Future by Networking" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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14. Innovation at the European Space Agency

On 25. June 2015 Leopold Summerer (Advanced Concepts Team of ESA) talked about "Innovation at the European Space Agency" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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13. State of the art regarding refractories for melting and holding furnaces in the aluminium industry

On 11. June 2015 Marcel Franken (Gouda Refractories B.V.) talked about "State of the art regarding refractories for melting and holding furnaces in the aluminium industry" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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12. Aluminium Application in Lightweight Electro-car Design

On 21. May 2015  Dipl.-Ing. Björn Hören (IKA/FKA Forschungsgesellschaft Kraftfahrwesen mbH Aachen) talked about "Aluminium Application in Lightweight Electro-car Design" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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11. Lightweight body technologies for high volume production

On 16. April 2015 Dr. Jürgen Wesemann (FORD Forschungszentrum Aachen GmbH) talked about "Lightweight body technologies for high volume production" at AMAP. 

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10. Environmental Benefits Through Lifecycle Assessment

On 19. March 2015 Jörg H. Schäfer (GDA - Gesamtverband der Aluminiumindustrie e.V.) talked about "Environmental Benefits Through Lifecycle Assessment" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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9. Energy Efficiency by Analysis & Management

On 19. February 2015 Dipl.-Phys. Christoph Kausch (perpendo Energie- und Verfahrenstechnik GmbH) talked about "Energy Efficiency by Analysis & Management". The presentation is linked below.

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8. Fatigue Prediction for Aluminium Materials

On 15. January 2015 Prof. Dr. Christoph Broeckmann (Institute for Materials Applications in Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen) talked about "Fatigue Prediction for Aluminium Materials" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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7. Modern Furnaces for the Aluminium Industry

On 11. December 2014 Dr. Günter Valder (Otto Junker GmbH, Lammersdorf) and Prof. Dr. Herbert Pfeifer (Department of Industrial Furnaces and Heat Engineering, RWTH Aachen University) talked about "Modern Furnaces for the Aluminium Industry" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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6. Corrosion and Mikrostructure of high-strength Aluminium alloys - Challenges and Approaches

On 13. November 2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil Daniela Zander (Chair for comprehensive corrosion and corrosionprotection at RWTH Aachen University) talked about „Corrosion and Mikrostructure of high-strength Aluminium alloys - Challenges and Approaches“ at AMAP. 

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5. From Massalski to Micress® and beyond...

On 16. October 2014 Dr. Georg J. Schmitz (ACCESS e.V. at the RWTH Aachen University) talked about „From Massalski to Micress® and beyond...“ at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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4. Joining Challenges in Automotive Lightweight Applications

On 25. September 2014 Dipl.-Ing. Christoph Geffers (Head of Industrial Services & Solutions, Welding and Joining Institute of the RWTH Aachen) talked about „Joining Challenges in Automotive Lightweight Applications“ at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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3. Opportunities and Risks of Open Innovation

On 21. August 2014 Prof. Dr. John Hagedoorn (Maastricht University) talked about „Opportunities and Risks of Open Innovation“ at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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2. Latest Developments in Recycling Production Residues Employing Coreless Induction Furnaces

On 12. July 2014 Dr.-Ing. Wilfried Schmitz (OTTO JUNKER GmbH) talked about „Latest Developments in Recycling Production Residues Employing Coreless Induction Furnaces“ at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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1. Public funding possibilities for research and development

On 12. June 2014 Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jürgen Hirsch (Hydro Aluminium Rolled Products GmbH) talked about "Public funding possibilities for research and development" at AMAP. The presentation is linked below.

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