Authors Michael A. Foster and Christian E. Fischer are both principal research scientists with Scientific Forming Technologies Corporation (Columbus, Ohio), the developer of DEFORM process simulation software. Fischer can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (614) 451-8330 x103.
One of FIERF’s missions is to promote the education of future engineers who will serve the forging and related metals-processing industries. To this end, one of the Forging Foundation’s major annual philanthropic projects is the financial and logistics support it provides the ASM Materials Camp for Teachers.