Keynote Speakers

Véronique Doquet

Institut Polytechnique de Paris, France

Véronique Doquet senior CNRS researcher at the Laboratory of Solids Mechanics, at Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France runs combined experimental/numerical studies in Mechanics of Materials, with an emphasis on microscale phenomena and their impact at the macroscale.

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Ali Fatemi

University of Memphis, USA

Talk Title: Effects of Surface and Volume Defects on Fatigue Performance of Additive Manufactured Metals: Experiments and Modeling

Dr. Fatemi is currently the Ring Companies Endowed Professor and Chair of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Memphis. Prior to joining the University of Memphis in August 2017, he was a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Toledo in Ohio.

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Mark Horstemeyer

Liberty University, USA

Mark Horstemeyer joined Liberty University as the Dean of Engineering in January 2019 bringing 30 years of industrial, national laboratory, and academic experience after working at Owens Corning Fiberglas, Sandia National Labs, and Mississippi State University.

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Johan Moverare

Linköping University, Sweden

Talk title: Effect of Microstructure on the High Temperature Fatigue Behaviour of Metals made by Powder Bed Additive Manufacturing

Johan Moverare is Professor and head of division in Engineering Materials at Linköping University in Sweden and currently also part time guest professor at University West in Trollhättan, Sweden. He also has more than 10 years of industrial experience work at Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery as specialist in Superalloys.

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