Pre-Conference Courses

COURSE 1: Bulk Forming simulation

  • Numerical simulation of bulk metal forming processes
  • Hot forging: prediction of material flow defects and tool fatigue analysis
  • Cold bulk forming: simulation of coupled elastic-plastic deformation and workpiece damage analysis
  • Extrusion of round bar: tool analysis
  • Simulation of longitudinal, screw rolling, open die forging and ring rolling processes using dual-mesh method


COURSE 2: Hot stamping simulation

  • Introduction to the models for general phase change
  • Experimental determination of the phase transformation
  • Data preparation of dilatometer tests
  • Calculation of the transformation kinetics Example: 22MnB5
  • Fitting and verification of the material card (MAT_254)
  • Thermomechanical Forming Simulation