New Frontiers in Additive Manufacturing

Design for Additive Manufacturing

  • Design for additive manufacturing 
  • Additive Design & Engineering 

Modelling & simulation

  • Product modelling and Simulation for Additive Manufacturing 
  • Process modelling and Simulation for Additive Manufacturing 
  • CAD and innovative simulation methods 


Materials for Additive Manufacturing 

  • Materials for additive technologies 
  • Process-microstructure-property relationships for Additively Manufactured materials 
  • Characterization techniques and feedstocks for Additive Manufacturing 
  • Powder for MAM (machine for additive manufacturing) 

Design for Additive Remanufacturing

  • Reverse engineering
  • Design for assembly and disassembly
  • Methodologies for part consolidation
  • AM technologies for part remanufacturing or repairing


Applications and Best Cases 

  • Additive Manufacturing - industrial applications 
  • Case studies and best practice examples 
  • Systems & Equipments for MAM 
  • Bioprinting and medical implants and design 

Production Systems enhanced by Additive Manufacturing 

  • Scheduling for Additive Manufacturing 
  • Cloud manufacturing 
  • Production costs for Additive Manufacturing 
  • Process capability for Additive Manufacturing.

Additive Manufacturing Products 

  • Failure mechanisms and analysis of additively manufactured materials 
  • Post-processing of Additive Manufacturing parts 
  • Qualification for Additively Manufactured materials and parts 

Supply Chains enhanced by Additive Manufacturing 

  • Maintenance enhanced by Additive Manufacturing 
  • Supply chains for Additive Manufacturing
  • Supply chains Management enhanced by Additive Manufacturing 

Process

  • Additive Manufacturing of metals 
  • Additive Manufacturing of concretes and ceramics 
  • Additive Manufacturing of polymers 
  • Laser melting, electron beam melting & direct energy deposition processes 

Quality Assurance

  • Quality control for additive technologies 
  • Additive Manufacturing process and quality control 

Polymers and Composites

Advanced polymeric materials and processing of plastics and elastomers

  • Polymer processing
  • Polymer durability
  • Crystallization of polymers
  • Polymer chemistry
  • Bio polymers
  • OLED and polymer based sensors
  • Physics of polymers

Advanced composite materials and processing 

Advanced Composite Materials for Aerospace Engineering 

Modelling, simulation and structural design of polymeric and composite products

Technologies for polymeric and composite products 

Lightweight and surface products with polymeric and composite materials  

  • Techniques and conditions for measurement and characterization of surface 
  • Surface integrity, including surface hardness, surface micro-cracks, sub-surface damage, residual stresses 

Smart technologies and mechatronic tools for smart advanced material applications


  • Advanced mechatronics devices, sensing and control
  • MEMS/NEMS and micro/nano-manufacturing
  • Sustainable transport and energy systems
  • Bioengineering and mechatronics 
  • Applications in life sciences


Industrial management of polymeric and composite products 

Special Sessions

Composites structures

  • Advanced composite materials 
  • Advanced composite materials and processing
  • Modelling, simulation and structural design of composite products
  • Lightweight and surface products with polymeric and composite materials

Polymeric Products

  • Advanced polymeric materials 
  • Advanced polymeric materials and processing of plastics and elastomers
  • Modelling, simulation and structural design of polymeric products
  •  Technologies for polymeric products
  •  Lightweight and surface products with polymeric materials

Extended Reality for design and simulation

  • Virtual and Augmented Reality 
  • User-centered design 
  • Working tasks assessment 
  • Interactive training tools 

Plenary Sessions Polcom 2022 - Invited Speakers

Prof. Dumitru Nedelcu 

Gheorghe Asachi - Technical University of Iasi, Romania
Director of Ph.D. School 

[email protected]
Short CV
Expertise 

Special sessions Polcom 2022

Composites structures 

Prof. Giuseppe Lamanna Ph.D. 


Polymeric Products 

Prof. Constantin G. Opran Ph.D.