AMPCO'22 will be the third international conference in the series of AMPCO conferences organized previously in 2012 and 2017. This edition of the conference is special as IIT Roorkee is celebrating 175 years of existence as well as the year 2022 marks the diamond jubilee of the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering. AMPCO-2022 will cover the following broad themes: Advanced Materials Processing, Advanced Steel Technology and Materials for Sustainability. The conference aims to bring together top researchers and policy makers in academia as well as industry from India and abroad. It will also feature hands-on workshops and tutorials for the benefit of students.
Dr. S.C. Sharma, Former Associate Director, Research and Development, Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananathapuram delivered a talk titled 'Materials for Indian Space Programme : Lab to Launch' on 28.03.2022 (Monday) at the Seminar Hall, MMED
Dr. Vivek Srivastava, Sr. Principal Scientist and Head HICSemifab, Aditya Birla Group, Novelis and Hindalco delivered a talk titled Abnormal grain growth phenomenon during uniaxial extrusion of highly alloyed Al-Cu alloys and control strategies on 21.03.2022 (Monday) at the Seminar Hall, MMED