Advances in Materials Manufacturing VI – Existing and Emerging Materials


The scope includes (but is not limited to)

  • Additive manufacturing
  • Welding and joining
  • Laser and laser-assisted materials processing
  • Casting
  • Powder metallurgy
  • Injection molding
  • Spark plasma sintering
  • Forming
  • Hot isostatic pressing
  • Other advanced materials manufacturing and processing technologies
  • Fabrication and mechanical properties of high-entropy alloys, metallic glasses, and other emerging materials systems

Intended Audience

Metallic materials, manufacturing, additive manufacturing, laser processing.

Keynote Speakers

  • Henry Hu, University of Windsor
    “Al Alloys and Casting Processes for Applications in Electric Vehicles”
  • Ali Nasiri, Dalhousie University
    “Additive Manufacturing of CX Stainless Steel: a Comparison Between Small-Scale and Large-Scale Fabrication Methods”
  • Yu Zou, University of Toronto
    “High-speed nanoindentation mapping of additive manufactured titanium alloys for aerospace application”
  • Hamidreza Yazdani Sarvestani, National Research Council Canada
    “Picosecond Laser Surface/Deep Patterning of Alumina Ceramics”
  • Sila Atabay, National Research Council Canada
    “Hybrid Manufacturing of IN718”

Symposium Organizers

Chair: Peng Peng

Chair: Peng Peng, University of Waterloo
Yu Zou, University of Toronto
Daolun Chen, Ryerson University
Abu Syed Kabir, Carleton University
Xialiang Jin, UBC
Priti Wanjara, National Research Council of Canada
Javad Gholipour Baradari, National Research Council of Canada
Clodualdo Aranas, University of New Brunswick