Programme Committee

Dr Jun Jiang
Imperial College London
Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Dr Thomas Seefeld
BIAS - Bremer Institut für angewandte Strahltechnik GmbH
Head of Materials and Welding Technology Department


Dr Martin Jackson
University of Sheffield   
Director of Aerospace Engineering


Prof Philip Prangnell
University of Manchester
Chair in Metallurgical Excellence

Dr Axel von Hehl
Leibniz Institute for Materials Engineering – IWT
Research Director Lightweight Materials


Dr Simon Hogg
Loughborough University
Senior lectureship in Metallurgy at the Department of Materials

Carsten Siemers
Technische Universität Braunschweig
Institute for Materials


Dr Hugh Shercliff
University of Cambridge
University Senior Lecturer at the Department of Engineering

Dr Axel von Hehl
Leibniz Institute for Materials Engineering – IWT
Research Director Lightweight Materials


Dr Timothy Burnett
The University of Manchester
Lecturer in Materials Imaging

Dr Norbert Hort
Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
Head of the departement Magnesium Processing


Dr Pratheek Shanthraj
University of Manchester
Airbus Research Fellow at the School of Materials

Dr Axel von Hehl
Leibniz Institute for Materials Engineering – IWT
Research Director Lightweight Materials


Dr João Quinta da Fonseca
University of Manchester
Reader at the Faculty of Science and Engineering