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Thermochemistry of powders for ingot casting

Thesis proposal

Area of expertiseMécanique numérique et Matériaux
Doctoral SchoolSFA - Sciences Fondamentales et Appliquées
SupervisorGANDIN Charles-André
Co-supervisorGUILLEMOT Gildas
Research unitCentre de Mise en Forme des Matériaux
KeywordsIngot casting, casting powder
AbstractModelling of the thermochemical evolutions of casting powders used for ingot casting, as part of the ANR project TheCAP (Thermochemistry of ingot CAsting Powders) including the CEMHTI academic laboratory (Extreme Conditions and Materials: High Temperature and Irradiation) and various industrial partners from the sector of metallurgy (ARCELORMITTAL, APERAM, ASCOMETAL, AUBERT&DUVAL, INDUSTEEL), as well as two software development companies (TRANSVALOR, SCC).
ProfileEngineer or Master 2, in the fields of materials, mechanics or applied mathematics. Student attracted by topics related to modelling and numerical simulation of physical phenomena and engineering science.
The PhD student will also receive the training necessary for his research activities in the field of materials science, as well as in the field of scientific computing and programming, in particular to master the dedicated computing tools.

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FundingFinancement par crédits ANR