Lecture: Ligth Alloys metallurgy and related technologies with industrial applications

prof. Claudio Testani


 Aluminum alloys classes and main properties differences. Innovative Al-alloys: Al-Sc alloys metallurgy. Ti alloys metallurgy and heat treatments. New Mg alloys metallurgy for the new safe Mg-application. Near net and net shape hot forging process of titanium and aluminum alloys. Additive Manufacturing processes: generalities, differences and applications. Superplasticity: fundaments and aerospace applications. Al-Li alloys for automotive competition application. Powder metallurgy and metallic powder production processes. Metallic powder consolidation processes and Hot Isostatic Pressing. Diffusion Bonding process and application to titanium products as special joining technology. Civil and military ballistic application for Al and Ti manufacturing of armors.