January 14, 2014 TOPICS

The 5thKMTL Open Seminar

  We are pleased to announce The 5th KMTL Open Seminar.

  As in the last open seminar, invited speakers are Dr. Socie, Professor Emeritus of University of Illinois, Dr. Murakami, Emeritus Professor of Kyushu University, and Dr. Sakane, Professor of Ritsumeikan University. The seminar will be a fruitful opportunity for you to exchange views and acquire knowledge.

  We are looking forward to your active participation in this seminar.

【Date and Time】   Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 13:00 – 17:40

【Venue】  Tokyo Conference Center Shinagawa, Meeting Room 402 (A,RE,A Shinagawa 4F, two minutes walk from Shinagawa St.)

【Theme】  At the Forefront of Fatigue and Design – Fatigue Design and Miniature Sample Test Method for Defective Materials and Welds

【Seminar Fee】  ¥7,000

【Maximum capacity】  60 people

Subject of lecture Lecturer
1 Fatigue Analysis Methods for welded structures Dr. Darrell F. Socie (Ph.D.)
Professor Emeritus of University of Illinois at-Champaign Dept. of Mechanical Science and Engineering
2 Material defect as the basis of fatigue design Yukitaka Murakami (D. Eng.)
Emeritus Professor of Kyushu University/Technical Adviser of KMTL Group
3 Creep and low cycle fatigue testing using miniature specimen Masao Sakane (D. Eng.)
Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University
4 Material Testing in KMTL Michio Yoshikawa (D. Eng.)
Harima Workshop of Kobe Material Testing Laboratory
Specially-appointed professor, Kyushu University Research center for Hydrogen Industrial Use and Storage

* A social gathering will be held after the seminar (free of charge). Please join us on this occasion.