Powder Handling and Flow for Additive Manufacturing
28 November 2018 to 29 November 2018 | LPW Technology, Cheshire
This course is organised by the Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology in conjunction with LPW Technology, the Fraunhofer IFAM Institute, Bremen and the Knowledge Transfer Network (AM section).
Reason to attend: You will be guided through the critical aspects of powder management for metal and plastics powder-based AM processing.
Course topics include:
Powder recycling and quality issues; Contamination and oxidation issues; Standards for AM powders; Flow behaviour and characterisation of powders; Introduction to the handling processes – pneumatic conveying systems, screw feeders, hoppers and silo storage and discharge.