ECHT 2019


Bardolino, Garda Lake, Italy 05/06/2019

Following the successful Conference organised in 2015 in Venice, the Italian Association for Metallurgy (AIM) is proud to announce the ECHT 2019 Conference, with focus on Automotive, that will be held in the beautiful Bardolino on Garda Lake on 5-6-7 June 2019.
Prospective authors wishing to present papers are invited to submit a tentative title and an abstract on the following topics.
• Thermo-chemical treatment (carburizing, nitriding, nitrocarburising, …)
• Surface hardening (induction, laser, ..)
• Coating technology and coatings (PVD, CVD, plasma, thermal spray, ...)
• Design and construction of industrial heat treatment equipment
• Equipment for measurement and process control
• Quenching technology, equipment and quenchants
• Residual stress and distortion
• Environmental impact of heat treatment
• Environmental aspects of surface engineering
• Tribology and tribological testing methods
• Wear and wear protection
• Modeling and simulation of heat treatment and surface engineering related aspects
• Reliability and process control
• Cost analysis and reduction in manufacturing
• Energy saving
• Bulk heat treatment
• Mechanical properties



Preliminary Program: 15 February 2019
Opening of the registrations: 15 February 2019
Submission of full papers: 12 April 2019 


The Conference will feature a table-top exhibition that will represent many areas of industry with latest equipment,
facilities and instruments, products and services in the field of heat treatment and surface engineering.
Companies will be able to reinforce their participation and enhance their corporate identification by
taking advantage of benefits offered to them as Contributing Sponsors of the Conference.
Companies interested in taking part in the tabletop exhibition or sponsoring the Conference may contact the Organising Secretariat ( 


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