The Virginia Tech team, including students Matt Antonelli, Ian Knudson, Allison Popernack and Avalon Schuler, received a $1,200 scholarship and also will have their paper published in IJMC
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Druschitz, will receive a $1,200 FEF scholarship as a group and their paper also will be published in the IJMC
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is dedicated to leading the transfer of research and technology for the global metalcasting industry.
continues to strive to be the global leader in transfer and dissemination of research and technology for the global metalcasting industry," said Tom Prucha, AFS vice president of technical services.
Also included in the fall IJMC
are the papers "Adapting More Progressive Refractory Coating Measurement Controls, Prediction of Hot Tear Formation in a Magnesium Alloy Permanent Mold Casting" and "Transformation Kinetics and Ferrite-Pearlite Ratios in a 65-45-12 Ductile Iron." The issue concludes with results from the AFS/Foundry Educational Foundation Student Technology Competition, which recognizes metalcasting-related research and activities of undergraduate students in the FEF school network.
Also included in the IJMC
are two articles on the fluidity and filling of aluminum castings; the first discussing mold filling in lost foam casting of aluminum alloys and the second paper aiding the understanding of fluidity.
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