Materials and process engineering

The objective of the pole Materials and Processes Engineering (IMAP) is to develop an integrated and multidisciplinary research of the full life cycle of materials, from chemical processing to recycling, including the processes control and materials characterization.

IMAP Events

Summer school MEALOR II

Objective: The MEALOR II Summer School aims to provide participants with a synthetic view of the physics and mechanics of brittle and ductile fracture under monotonic loading, from the...

Public Thesis Defense - Crithian Molina Fernandez

Title: Development and application of poly (ionic liquid) composite membranes with immobilized carbonic anhydrase for CO2 absorption in gas-liquid membrane contactors Abstract: In the...

Public Thesis Defense - Nicolas Dimov

Title: Dissimilar Al6061 to Al7075 friction stir welds: processing, static and fatigue properties Abstract: Friction Stir Welding (FSW) is a solid state (without fusion) welding technique...

Public Thesis Defense - Nelson Gomes Affonseca Netto

Title: Enhanced internal stress aided fatigue resistance in friction stir processed Al/NiTi composites Abstract: Embedding particulate reinforcements in aluminum matrices to form aluminum...

Public Thesis Defense - Julie Gheysen

Title: Design, development and characterisation of new healable laser powder bed fusion aluminium alloys Abstract: Laser Powder Bed Fusion (LPBF) is an additive manufacturing technique...

Seminar: Prof. Pedro Camanho

Prof. Pedro Camanho is from the university of Porto and will be visiting the lab next week on Tuesday 6/12. He is a expert and leading scientist in the field of polymer composites, particularly...

IMAP News

Clean technologies

Lumami Kapepula, Vercus ; Garcia Alvarez, Mar ; Sang Sefidi, Vida ; Buleng Njoyim Tamungang, Estella ; Ndikumana, Théophile ; et. al. Evaluation of Commercial Reverse Osmosis and...

Polymers

Kuete, Martial ; Van Velthem, Pascal ; Ballout, Wael ; Nysten, Bernard ; Devaux, Jacques ; et. al. Integrated Approach to Eco-Friendly Thermoplastic Composites Based on Chemically Recycled PET...

Advanced Energy Materials

Saraiva Rocha da Silva, Fernando ; Delmelle, Renaud ; Georgiadis, Christos ; Proost, Joris. Electrochemical Performance Enhancement of 3D Printed Electrodes Tailored for Enhanced Gas Evacuation...

Materials & Design

Bignoli, Francesco ; Rashid, Saqib ; Rossi, Edoardo ; Jaddi, Sahar ; Djemia, Philippe ; et. al. Effect of annealing on mechanical properties and thermal stability of ZrCu/O nanocomposite amorphous...

Acta Materialia

Idrissi, Hosni ; Béché, Armand ; Gauquelin, Nicolas ; Ul-Haq, Ihtasham ; Bollinger, Caroline ; et. al. On the formation mechanisms of intragranular shear bands in olivine by stress-induced...