Plenary Speakers

The Conference Chairs of LightMAT 2019 are pleased to announce the following Plenary Speakers

Tuesday, 05. November 2019

12:10 - 12:50

On the design of high strength aluminium alloys

Professor Nick Birbilis
College of Engineering and Computer Science, Australian National University, Australia

12:50 - 13:30

Tailoring solute interactions, from clustering to precipitation, for the design of Aluminium alloys

Prof. M. Alexis Deschamps
Université Grenoble Alpes, France

16:10 - 16:50

New innovative lightweight materials technology for aerospace application

Dr. Blanka Lenczowski
Airbus, Germany


Wednesday, 06. November 2019

08:30 - 09:10

Microplasticity of magnesium alloys

Dr. Teresa Perez-Prado
IMDEA, Spain

13:30 - 14:10

Additive Manufacturing of Innovative Light Metal Products

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Leyens
Technische Universität Dresden, Germany


Thursday, 07. November 2019

08:30 - 09:10

Evolution of environment-induced cracking in commercial aluminum alloys: Crack arrest or growth?

Dr Henry Holroyd
Luxfer, United Kingdom

12:30 - 13:10

Light metals – industrial requirements for new alloys, process routes and improved predicative capability

Prof. David Rugg
Rolls Royce, United Kingdom