A report from the Forging Industry Educational and Research Foundation (FIERF), a supporting organization to FIA whose mission is to assist the forging industry through technical education, research & development.
FIERF FORUM ... Advancing the industry through innovative education and research
Marcus Young, assistant professor and associate department chair of the undergraduate program in materials science and engineering at the University of North Texas (UNT), and his team investigated a new class of materials known as high-entropy alloys (HEAs) to coat die heads.
The George S. Ansell Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (MME) department at Colorado School of Mines (CSM) has a long commitment to undergraduate and graduate education and research in physical metallurgy.
The Forging Foundation’s mission to support the forging industry through technology development and education – and specifically to transfer technology to the industry and users – doesn’t stop at the borders of North America.
In December 2016’s column we discussed the decision by my university’s engineering school to focus on the recruitment and retention of female engineering students into engineering programs across Canada.
From the inception of the Forging Industry Educational and Research Foundation (FIERF), the endowed professorship in the department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering at Colorado School of Mines (CSM) has been held by Dr. Chester Van Tyne.
This year’s Technical Conference, to be held Sept. 19-20 in Columbus, Ohio, will report on industry-relevant research and insights from leading North American engineering and research universities, customers, technology providers and thought leaders.