Programme

2020 Programme will be conducted via Zoom – either email the Association for registration and details for attendance, or register via the link for the appropriate meeting.

  • 22nd September 2020 Lecture at 7pmRegistration
    • Materials for the ultra-extreme environment of the fusion reactor – a true grand challenge.’ Prof Brad Wynne (Strathclyde University)
  • 20th October 2020 Annual Business Meeting and Lecture at 7pm –Registration
    • “Shielding gas flows during metal processing: from welding to 3D printing” -Dr Ioannis Bitharas (Heriot Watt University)
  • 17th November 2020 – RW Thompson Lecture & Awards Evening at 7pm Registration
    • ‘Autonomous Systems’ Nigel Whitehead, Director External Affairs of BAe Systems.
  • 1st December 2020 – Student Evening at 7pmRegistration
    • Formula Student Presentations & awarding of student prizes
    • University of Edinburgh, University of Glasgow, Heriot Watt University & Strathclyde University Formula Student teams
  • 7th January 2021 – Joint with TWI Glasgow at 7pmRegistration
    • ‘Pipeline Transportation in a Net Zero World’, Dr Julia Race Naval Architecture, Strathclyde University
  • 16th February 2021 Lecture at 7pmRegistration
  • 25th February 2021 – Joint with TWI Aberdeen at 6pm
    • ‘Offshore Wind Farm Fabrication’ speaker Henk de Pater, SSE
    • Registration via Welding Institute website
  • 16th March 2021 – Presidential Address at 7pm Registration
    • ‘Behaviour of short intergranular stress corrosion cracks (IGSCC) in austenitic stainless steels’ Dr Salah Rahimi (AFRC)
  • 18th May 2021Lecture at 7pmRegistration
    • ‘Virtual reality & digital twins in manufacturing.’ Danny McMahon, AFRC

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