EXPERT LEVEL SURFACE ENGINEERING RESOURCES​

for metal components

Slide 1

FURTHERING THE DEVELOPMENT AND APPLICATION OF OPTIMIZED PRODUCT SURFACES.

Evolving the use of legacy technologies – anodizing, plating, adhesives and coatings – as well as further utilization of advanced technologies such as Thin Film Deposition.

• Material Selection
• Functional Aesthetic Finishes
• Additive Manufactured Surfaces
• Substrate Enhancement
• Active Surfaces
• Barrier Layers
• Conductivity Management
• Tribological Enhancement
• Functional Surfaces

Slide 2

May 29, 11–11:30 AM CT:

DEVELOPMENT CONSIDERATIONS TO OPTIMIZE PERFORMANCE OF ALUMINUM SURFACES

TOPICS COVERED:

Proper selection of alloy and coating system during design yields desired performance outcomes. Tributary design considerations for maximum performance, cosmetics, and cost.

Slide 3

Plated finish performance attributes for design consideration. Tributary design considerations for maximum performance, cosmetics, and cost. Advanced plating technologies – expanded applications.

June 26, 11–11:30 AM CT:

SURFACE ENGINEERING PERFORMANCE OPTIONS WITH PLATING

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Slide 4

Proper selection of bonding equipment for adhesion performance, quality control, efficiency and cost optimization.

July 17, 11–11:30 AM CT:

OPTIMIZING AUTOMOTIVE RUBBER TO METAL BONDED COATINGS

Topics Covered: