Processing of Advanced Materials Using Conventional and Shock Techniques


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Some of the activities of the Laboratory of Manufacturing Technology of the NTUA in manufacturing engineering are reported, focusing onto some recent trends and developments in advanced manufacturing of advanced materials, in the important engineering topics nowadays from industrial, research and academic point of view: nanotechnology/nanostructured materials, synthesis and net-shape fabrication of superconductors, biomedical engineering and solar energy devices.



Edited by:

S. Itoh and K. Hokamoto




A.G. Mamalis, "Processing of Advanced Materials Using Conventional and Shock Techniques ", Materials Science Forum, Vol. 566, pp. 141-148, 2008

Online since:

November 2007





[1] A.G. Mamalis: Recent advances in nanotechnology,: J. Mater. Processing Technology Vol. 181, (2007), p.52.

[2] A.G. Mamalis: Powder processing,: Intern. J. Production Engineering and Computers Vol. 5 (2003), Nr. 6, p.15.

[3] T. Prikhna, W. Gawalek, N. Novikov, Y. Savchuk, M. Zeisberger, A.G. Mamalis, N. Sergienko, V. Moshchil, M. Wendt, T. Habisreuther, S.X. Dou, S. Dub, V. Melvikov, C. Schmidt, J. Dellith and P. Nagorny: High-prescure synthesized nanostructural magnesium diboride-based materials for superconductive electromotors, generators and pumps,: J. Mater. Processing Technology Vol. 181 (2007).


[4] T. Prikhna, W. Gawalek, Y. Savchuk, V.E. Moshchil, N.V. Sergienko, P.A. Nagorny, V.B. Sverdum, L.K. Kavalek, H.W. Weber,G. Fuchs, M. Zeisberger, O.A. Rosenberg, A.G. Mamalis and E.A. Paschenko: Characterization of high-pressure synthesized magnesium diboride for cryogenic application,: Proc. 4th International Conference on Materials and Coatings for Extreme Performances: Investigations, Applications, Ecologically Safe Technologies for their Production and Utilization, Katsiveli, Crimea, Ukraine (2006).


[5] O. A. Rosenberg, J. Gawlik, A.G. Mamalis, V.V. Voznyj, C. Sokhan and D-I. Kim: Trends and developments in the manufacturing of hip joints: An overview,: Intern. J. Advanced Manufacturing Technology Vol. 27 (2006), p.537.


[6] [ A.G. Mamalis, J.J. Ramsden, A.I. Grabchenko, L.A. Lytvynov, V.A. Filipenko and S.N. Lavrynenko: A novel concept for the manufacture of individual sapphire-metallic hip joint endoprostheses,: J. Biological Physics and Chemistry Vol. 6 (2006).


[7] A.G. Mamalis, K.A. Lytvynov, V.A. Filipenko, S.N. Lavrynenko, J.J. Ramsden and P.N. Soukakos : Perfection of contemporary hip joint endoprosthetics by using sapphire-sapphire friction pair,: J. Biological Physics and Chemistry Vol. 6 (2006).


[8] D. Papadimitriou, G. Roupakas, S. Theodoropoulou, Ch.N. Panagopoulos, M. Georgiou, A.G. Mamalis and D. E. Manolakos : Growth and characterization of ZnSe thin films on CuGaSe2 photovoltaic absorbers,: Materials Science and Engineering: A, in press.