Projects

VEIGALAN ESTUDIO 2010 is a newly established company but already has the experience of participation and development in several industrial and research projects with leading companies in the foundry sector:

Industrial development projects with:

  • Grupo LFA (La Fonte Ardennaise Group).
  • Grupo Fagor-Ederlan.
  • Grupo Sakthi (Proyecto Dilawi).
  • Grupo ACE.
  • INNOBRAKE- Improved response of the brake discs machining
  • (IPT-2012-1101-020000):
    • Project 2012-2014-Program INNPacto 2012- Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness.
  • INNOSAND- Development of an innovative mixed molding 
  • (IPT-2012-0535-020000):
    • Project 2012-2014-Program INNPACTO 2012- Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness.

Outstanding R&D&i projects:

  • New Method for production of ausferritic as cast ductile iron.
  • Superfine graphite gray iron.
  • Study and method for measuring expansion and contraction in flake, compact and ductile iron.

European patents of Veigalan Estudio 2010:

  • Method for as-cast production of ausferritic ductile iron (EP12382541.6).
  • Método de predicción de estructura en una pieza moldeada en una aleación de aluminio (EP13382071.2).
  • Method for controlling active magnesium in liquid cast iron (EP12382542.4).

Publications:

  • Effect of Carbon Equivalent on Graphite Formation in Heavy-Section Ductile Iron Parts. Materials Science Forum Vols. 636-637, 523-530, 2010. J. Lacaze, S. Armendariz, P. Larrañaga, I. Asenjo, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez.
  • Experimental investigation on the effect of copper upon eutectoid transformation of as-cast and austenitized spheroidal graphite cast iron. International Journal of Metalcasting, Vol. Winter 2010, pp 51-58. 2010. J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, J. Lacaze, M. Insausti.
  • Thermal analysis as a microstructure prediction tool for A356 aluminium parts solidified under various cooling conditions. FOUNDRY, Vol.59, No.11, P.P. 1167-1171. 2010. A. Niklas, U. Abaunza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze, R. Suárez.
  • Estudio Térmico y estructural del proceso de solidificación de fundiciones de hierro con grafito laminar. Revista de Metalurgia 46. pp. 370-380. 2010. P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha.
  • Design of a mould for the study of the relationship between thermal analysis results and microstructure of aluminium alloy A357 in investment casting. Revista de Metalurgia. Vol- 46.pp 71-77. 2010. Y. Bilbao, M. Espinosa, G. Artola, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, P.P. Rodríguez.
  • Optimización del afino de grano y grado de modificado en aleaciones AlSi7Mg. Proced. XI Conf. Nacional de Materiales. Zaragoza, Spain, 23-25 June 2010. A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Barrenengoa, A. Loizaga, A. Niklas.
  • Mechanical properties optimization of alloys AlSi7Mg casting in sand moulds. Revista de Metalurgia. Vol 46. pp 64-70. 2010. A.Loizaga, E. De la Fuente, A. Niklas, J. Barrenengoa, A.I. Fernández-Calvo.
  • Thermal analysis as a microstructure prediction tool for A356 aluminium parts solidified under various cooling conditions. China Foundry, Vol.8 (1), pp.89-95. 2011. A. Niklas, U. Abaunza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze, R. Suárez. 
  • Relationship between casting modulus and grain size in cast A356 aluminium alloys. 3rd International Conference on Advances in Solidification Processes. IOP Publishing.IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 27 No. 012003. Rodulc Abbey, The Netherlands. 2012.A. Niklas, U. Abaunza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze.
  • Influencia de la composición química de diferentes chatarras de acero sobre las propiedades mecánicas de la fundición con grafito esferoidal. Revista de Metalurgia, 47 (4).pp. 307-318. 2011. I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, J. Garay, J. Sertucha.
  • Effect of selected alloying elements on mechanical properties of pearlitic nodular cast irons. Key Engineering Materials Vol. 457 .pp 361-366. 2011. J. Serrallach, J. Lacaze, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, A. Monzón. 
  • Microstructure investigation of small section nodular iron castings with chunky graphite.”. Key Engineering Materials Vol 457 .pp. 52-57. 2011.I. Asenjo, J. Lacaze, P. Larrañaga, S. Mendez, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez.
  • Formación de grafito chunky en piezas de pequeño espesor fabricadas utilizando fundición de hierro con grafito esferoidal. Revista de Metalurgia, 47. pp 402-411. 2011. I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha.
  • Improved Analytical Method for Chemical Analysis of Cast Irons Application to Castings with Chunky Graphite. ISIJ International, Vol. 51 No. 2, pp. 242–249, 2011.S. Mendez, D. Lopez, I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, J. Lacaze. 
  • Assesment of Na modification treatment of 356 aluminium alloy by thermal analysis. Bremen, Germany, Proceedings ECAA European Conference on Aluminium Alloys,  5-7 Oct. 2011. A. Niklas, U. Abaunza, M. Pérez and A.I. Fernández.
  • Effect of various dopant elements on primary graphite growth. The 3rd International Conference on Advances in Solidification Processes. June 7-10, 2011. IOP Publishing. IOP Conf. Series. Y publicado Materials Science and Engineering 27. Articulo 012026. 2012. N. Valle, K. Theuwissen, J. Sertucha, J. Lacaze. 
  • Effect of alloying on mechanical properties of as-cast ferritic nodular cast irons. Mater.Sci. Technol. Vol. 28 No. 2.pp.184-191. 2012. J. Sertucha, J. Lacaze, J. Serrallach, R. Suárez, F. Osuna.
  • Experimental evidence of metallurgical modification associated to chunky graphite in heavy section ductile iron castings. Int. J. Metalcast. Vol. Winter6. Pp.35-42. 2012.J. Lacaze, S. Méndez, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez, I. Ferrer.
  • Influence of wt.% addition of Ni on the structural and mechanical properties of ferritic ductile irons. ”. Materials Science and Technology. Vol 28. No. 5.pp.603-608. 2012. J. Lacaze, P. Larrañaga, I. Asenjo, R. Suárez, J. Sertucha.
  • Gray cast iron with high austenite to eutectic ratio. Part I. Calculation and experimental evaluation of the fraction of primary austenite in cast iron. AFS Trans. Vol.120.Panel No. 12-033. 2012. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha, R. Suarez.
  • Gray cast iron with high austenite to eutectic ratio. Part II. Increasing the austenite-to eutectic ratio trough inoculation. AFS Trans. Vol.120. Panel No. 12-034. 2012. P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha, A. Loizaga, R. Suarez, D.M. Stefanescu.
  • Gray Cast iron with high austenite to eutectic ratio. Part III. High strength, low hardness, high carbon equivalent gray iron with superfine graphite. AFS Trans. Vol.120.Panel No.12-035. 2012. P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha, A. Loizaga, R. Suarez, D.M. Stefanescu.
  • An experimental methodology based on solidification curves for controlling the manufacture of compacted graphite irons. AFS Trans. Vol.120. Panel No. 12-006. 2012. A. Loizaga, P. Larrañaga, I. Asenjo, J. Sertucha, R. Suarez.
  • Combined effects of copper and tin at intermediate level of manganese on the structure and properties of as-cast spheroidal graphite cast iron. 70ºCongreso Mundial de Fundición. Monterrey Mexico. 2012. J. Lacaze, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, R. Suarez.
  • Critical temperature range in standard and Ni-bearing spheroidal graphite cast irons. ISIJ Int., vol 52, pp. 2036-2041. 2012. R.M. Ghergu, J. Sertucha, Y. Thebault, J. Lacaze.
  • Statistical Analysis of the Influence of Some Trace elements on Chunky Graphite Formation in Heavy Section Nodular Iron Castings. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A. Volume 44 Number 3 March, pp. 1159-1162. 2013.  J. Sertucha, J. Lacaze, S. Armendariz, P. Larrañaga.
  • Effect of the Thermal Modulus and Mould Type on the Grain Size of AlSi7Mg Alloy. Light Metals 2013 (Ed. by B. A. Sadler), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA, pp. 327-331. 2013. I. Lizarralde, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze. 
  • Supervised Learning Classification for Dross Prediction in Ductile Iron Casting Production. 8th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA 2013). Melbourne, Australia. 19-21 Junio 2013. I. Santos, J. Nieves, P.G. Bringas, A. Zabala, J. Sertucha.
  • Comparative Study of Different Interfaces of Steel inserts in Aluminium Castings. Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 pp 711-715. 2013. E. Aguado, A. Baquedano, U. Uribe, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Niklas. 
  • Study of the Effect of Cooling Rate on Eutectic Modification in A356 Aluminium Alloys. Materials Science Forum 765, pp. 130-134, 2013. D. Ferdian, J. Lacaze, I. Lizarralde, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo.
  • Investigation on the Effect of Sulfur and Titanium on the Microstructure of Lamellar Graphite Iron. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society and ASM International, Vol. 44A pp. 5134-5146. November 2013. E. Moumeni, D.M. Stefanescu, N.S. Tiedje, P. Larrañaga, J.H. Hattel.
  • An Overview of Research Activities at IK4-Azterlan and Recent Technologies. International Journal of Metal Casting, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp. 51-55, 2013. G. Zarrabeitia, R. Suarez.
  • Un metodo rapido di simulazione per valurate la formazione dei microcavitá da ritiro in pezzi di ghisa sferoidale tenendo conto della quealitá del metallo e delle variabili del processo. Industria Fusoria Vol.1. Pp 54-58. 2013.R. Suárez, J.M Gutierrez, G. Alonso, J. Sertucha.
  • Redistribution and Effect of Various Elements on the Morphology of Primary Graphite in Cast Iron. ADVANCES IN MATERIALS SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING Article Number:638451 DOI:10.1155/2013/638451 Published. 2013 .J. Lacaze, N. Valle, K. Theuwissen, J. Sertucha, B. El Adib, L. Laffont
  • As Cast ductile iron Crankshafts with improved mechanical properties. DYNA Vol.88 (5) pp 529-535. DOI: 10.6036/5686.2013. A. Monzon-Gracia, J. Sertucha-Perez, J. Serrallach-Perarnau, R. Suarez-Creo, R.
  • Estructuras ausferríticas mediante enfriamiento controlado. Fundipress 51, PP40-42. 2013. U. de la Torre, S. Mendez.
  • Fabricación de piezas de fundición con grafito esferoidal en molde Metálico. Revista de Metalurgia, 49 (5), pp 325-339. 2013.A. Urrestarazu, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, I. Álvarez-Ilzarbe.
  • Improved microstructure and mechanical properties of a recycled AlSi7Mg0.3 alloy with 0.3 wt% Fe by small additions of Mn, Cr and V. 8th Aluminium Two Thousand congress, Milano, Italy. 14-18 May 2013. E. de la Fuente, I. Alfaro, A. Niklas, I. Anza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo.
  • Effect of Interfaces of Steel inserts in Aluminium Castings. Congress: China Foundry Week,  Jinan, China. 2-5 November 2013. E. Aguado, A. Baquedano, U. Uribe, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Niklas.
  • Understanding graphite expansion during the eutectic solidification of cast iron through combined linear displacement and thermal analysis. WFC 19-21 Mayo 2014, Bilbao, Bizkaia, Spain. G. Alonso; D.M. Stefanescu; R. Suarez; A.Loizaga; G.Zarrabeitia.
  • Microstructural features of primary and secondary ductile high pressure die casting alloys for the automotive industry. 71st WFC Congress Proc. Bilbao (Spain), 19-22 June 2014. A. Bakedano, R. González-Martínez, A. Niklas, M. da Silva, M. Garat, A.I. Fernández-Calvo.
  • Understanding Compacted Graphite Iron Solidification through Interrupted Solidification Experiments. 10th International Symposium on the Science and Processing of Cast Iron – SPCI10. 10-13 Noviembre. Mar del Plata, Argentina. 2014. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, R. Suarez. 
  • A new rapid simulation system to control the formation of microshrinkages in ductile iron castings considering the melt quality and processing variables. 70ºCongreso Mundial de Fundición. Monterrey Mexico. 2012. R. Suárez, J.M. Gutierrez, G. Alonso, J. Sertucha.
  • A New Just in Time Simulation System to Control the Microporosities Formation in Ductile Iron Casting during the Production Time. Congress: China Foundry Week, Jinan, China. 2-5 November 2013. R. Suárez, J.M. Gutierrez, G. Zarrabeitia, J. Sertucha.
  • As-Cast Ausferritic Ductile Iron. 2013 Keith Millis Symposium on Ductile Cast Iron. 15-17 October. Nashville, EEUU. 2013. U. de la Torre, D.M. Stefanescu, D. Hartmann, R. Suárez. 
  • Effect of Carbon Equivalent and Alloying Elements on the Tensile Properties of Superfine Interdendritic Graphite Irons. AFS 8-11 Abril 2014, Schaumburg, Illinois, USA. E. Aguado, D.M. Stefanescu, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez. 
  • Kinetics of graphite expansion during the solidification of lamellar and spheroidal graphite iron. AFS 8-11 Abril 2014, Schaumburg, Illinois, USA. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, R. Suárez, A. Loizaga, G. Zarrabeitia.
  • Kinetics of graphite expansion during eutectic solidification of cast iron. International Journal of Cast Metals Research. Vol.27 No.2. pp 87-100. 2014.G.Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, R.Suárez, A.Loizaga, G.Zarrabeitia.
  • Improved grain size prediction in aluminium-silicon alloys by thermal analysis. 71st WFC Congress Proc. Bilbao (Spain), 19-22 June 2014. J. Lacaze, D. Ferdian, I. Lizarralde, A. Niklas, S. Eguskiza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 
  • Improved Precision in Grain Size Prediction by Thermal Analysis and Statistical Analysis in Aluminium Castings.71st WFC Congress Proc. Bilbao (Spain), 19-22 June 2014. I. Lizarralde, S. Eguskiza, F. Santos, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 
  • Understanding graphite expansion during the eutectic solidification of cast iron through combined linear displacement and thermal analysis. 71st WFC Congress Proc. Bilbao (Spain), 19-22 June 2014. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, R. Suárez, A. Loizaga, G. Zarrabeitia.
  • Effect of microalloying element addition on the microstructure, mechanical and corrosion behaviour of A356 secondary alloy with 0.35wt% Fe. 71st WFC Congress Proc. Bilbao (Spain), 19-22 June 2014. A. Niklas, R. González-Martínez, A. Conde, M. A. Arenas, J. J. de Damboronea, R. Suárez, S. Méndez.
  • Interface characterisation of aluminium castings reinforced steel inserts. 71st WFC Congress Proc. Bilbao (Spain), 19-22 June 2014. E. Aguado, U. Uribe, A. Natxiondo, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, R. Suárez, A. Niklas.
  • Graphite and Solid Fraction Evolutions during Solidification of Nodular Cast Irons. Metals 2015,  ISSN 2075-4701. Pp. 240-255. 2015.  Amaia Natxiondo, Ramón Suárez, Jon Sertucha, Pello Larrañaga. 
  • Study of Strontium fading in Al-Si-Mg and Al-Si-Mg-Cu alloy by thermal analysis. International Journal of Metalcasting Vol. 9 (3), pp 43-50, 2015. S. Eguskiza, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, F. Santos, M. Djurdjevic. 
  • Effect of microstructure and casting defects on the mechanical properties of secondary AlSi10MnMg(Fe) test parts manufactured by vacuum assisted high pressure die casting technology.  Journal: Materials today proceedings. –volumen 2 (10) Pat A, 2015 ,pp 4931-4938. Aluminium Two Thousand World Congress and International Conference on Extrusion and Benchmark ICEB 2015, Ed: ELSEVIER.  A. Niklas, A. Bakedano, S. Orden, M. da Silva, E. Nogués, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 
  • Un innovador sistema de predicción de defectos metalúrgicos en piezas de fundición, en tiempo real de fabricación.  FundiPress Noviembre 2015, 32-37. R. Suárez, J.M. Gutiérrez, A. Baquedano, P. Larrañaga, A. Natxiondo, G. Zarrabeitia, J. Sertucha.
  • Solidification of Superfine Graphite Iron Revealed by Interrupted solidification Experiments.  International Journal of Cast Metals Research vol.28, 2015 Q3. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, E. de la Fuente, E. Aguado, R. Suarez. 
  • On the crystallization of graphite from liquid ironecarbonesilicon Melts. Acta Materialia Volume 107, 1 April 2016, Pages 102–126. D.M. Stefanescu, G. Alonso, P. Larrañaga, E. De la Fuente, R. Suarez. 
  • On the crystallization of graphite from liquid ironecarbonesilicon Melts. Acta Materialia Volume 107, 1 April 2016, Pages 102–126. D.M. Stefanescu, G. Alonso, P. Larrañaga, E. De la Fuente, R. Suarez. 
  • On the stable eutectic solidification of iron-carbon-silicon alloys. Acta Materialia, vol. 103, pp. 103-114.2016. D.M. Stefanescu, G. Alonso, P. Larranaga, R. Suárez.
  • Understanding compacted graphite iron solidification through interrupted solidification experiments. International Journal of Cast Metals Research, vol. 29 (1-2) pp. 2-11, 2016. G. Alonso, D. M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez.
  • On the Crystallization of Compacted and Chunky Graphite from Liquid Multicomponent Iron-Carbon-Silicon-Based Melts. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A, pp. 1-12, 2016. D.M. Stefanescu, R. Huff, G. Alonso, P. Larrañaga, E. De la Fuente, R. Suárez.
  • Kinetics of Nucleation of graphite at different Stages of Solidification for Spheroidal Graphite Iron. 72 WFC. 21-25 Mayo. Nagoya, Japón. 2016. G. Alonso, P. Larrañaga; D.M. Stefanescu, E. De la Fuente, A. Natxiondo and R. Suarez.
  • On the Nucleation of Graphite in Lamellar Graphite Cast Iron. AFS Metalcasting Congress. 16-18 Abril. 2016. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, E, De la Fuente, R. Suárez.

Conferences:

  • Conferencia en el AIC Training Unit. “Análisis estadístico y control para procesos de fundición”. A.Zabala. Abril 2010. Amorebieta-Etxano.
  • Conferencia en el XI Congreso Nacional de Materiales. “Optimización del afino de grano y grado de modificado en aleaciones Alsi7mg”. A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Barrenengoa, A. Loizaga y A. Niklas.Zaragoza. Junio 2010. Zaragoza.
  • Conferencia en el 8º Congreso Nacional en Fundición. “A Computer-Aided System for Melt Quality and Shrinkage Propensity”. J. M. Gutiérrez, A. Loizaga, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez. Julio 2010.Louyang,China.
  • Conferencia en el Seminario sobre análisis térmico aplicado a hierro fundido organizado por Asociación Brasileña de Fundiciones (ABIFA). “Análisis térmico al servicio de la fundición para el control de la calidad del metal fundido”. Iker Asenjo. 20 Septiembre 2010. Itaúna, Minas Gerais, Brasil.
  • Conferencia en el Congreso PMS 2010 de Aranzazu. “Optimización de las propiedades mecánicas de las aleaciones AISi7Mg moldeadas en arena”. A.Loizaga, E. De la Fuente, A. Niklas, J. Barrenengoa, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. Septiembre 2010Aranzazu, Gipuzkoa.
  • Conferencia en el Congreso PMS 2010 de Aranzazu. “Diseño de molde para el establecimiento de la relación entre resultados de análisis térmico y propiedades mecánicas del aluminio A357 en moldeo por microfusión”. Y.Bilbao, M.Espinosa, G.Artola, A.I.Fernandez-Calvo, P.P.Rodrigue. Septiembre 2010Aranzazu, Gipuzkoa.
  • Conferencia en el Congreso Science and Processing of Cast Iron SPCI9. “Microstructure Investigation of Small Section Nodular Iron Castings with Chunky Graphite”. I.Asenjo, J.Lacaze, P.Larrañaga, S.Méndez,J.Sertucha y R.Suárez. November 2010. Luxor Egypt.
  • Conferencia en el Congreso Science and Processing of Cast Iron SPCI9. “Effect of Selected Alloying Elements on Mechanical Properties of Pearlitic Nodular Cast Irons”. J.Serrallach, J.Lacaze, J.Sertucha,R.Suárez y A.Monzón. Noviembre 2010. Luxor Egypt.
  • Conferencia en el 69º Congreso Mundial de Fundición. “Thermal Analysis as a Microstructure Prediction Tool for A356 Aluminium Parts Solidified under Various Cooling Conditions”. A.Niklas, A.I.Fernández-Calvo,J.Lacaze, R.Suárez. Octubre 2010. Hangzhou, China.
  • Conferencia en el 69º Congreso Mundial de Fundición “Experimental Investigation of Chunky Graphite Formation in Small-Section Ductile Iron Castings”. S.Méndez,P.Larrañaga,J.Izaga, R.Suárez. Octubre 2010. Hangzhou, China.
  • European Cast Iron Meeting. “Effect of alloying on the mechanical properties of As-cast ferritic nodular cast irons”.J.Serrallach, F.Osuna, J.Lacaze, J.Sertucha, R.Suarez. 30 Marzo-1 Abril 2011. Clausthal Germany.
  • VIA_3. ICASP The 3rd International Conference on Advances in Solidification Processes. “Relationship between casting modulus and grain size in cast A356 aluminium alloys”. A. Niklas, U. Abaunza, A. I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze. Rodulc Abbey, The Netherlands. June 7 - 10, 2011.
  • ECAA European Conference in Aluminium Alloys. “Assessment of Na modification treatment of A357 aluminium alloy by thermal analysis” A.I. Fernández-Calvo, E. de la Fuente, M. Pérez, I. Anza, A. Niklas, I. Alfaro.  . 5-7 October 2011. Bremen. Germany.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Quality and properties of the castings obtained by the double process cupola-induction furnace vs. induction furnace. Ramón Suárez and Gorka Zarrabeitia. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. The melting process with and without pig iron raw material. How to choose the raw materials and recarburizers. Ramón Suárez, Gorka Zarrabeitia and Jon Sertucha. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. The gray iron casting way to get fully graphite type A and short length. Pello Larrañaga, Jon Sertucha, Gorka Zarrabeitia. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Key factors in the production of heaving casting in ductile iron. Jon Sertucha, Ramón Suárez, Susana Méndez, Pello Larrañaga, Jacques Lacaze. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Production and control of safety castings for automotive industry. How to do it. Pello Larrañaga, Jon Garay, Gorka Zarrabeitia, Ramón Suárez, Dierk Hartmant Johaness Cohen. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Castings with good behavior at low temperature. The current research. Jacques Lacaze ( Cirimat France ), Dierk Hartman, Babette Thon,  Jon Sertucha, Susana Mendez, Pello Larrañaga, Andrea Niklas,  Ramón Suárez. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Current Spheroidization and technology processes in Europe. New trends. Jon Sertucha, Gorka Zarrabeitia, Jon Garay. Guangzhou, China. 2011.
  • VI congreso de la cerámica y el vidrio. Refractarios para la industria del aluminio. “Piezas moldeadas de aluminio reciclado de elevadas prestaciones. Optimización de su fabricación”. A.I. Fernández-Calvo. Jueves 19 de Mayo de 2011. Sede Instituto de Cerámica y Vidrio del CSIC. Madrid.
  • AFS 116th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. “Gray cast iron with high austenite to eutectic ratio. Part I. Calculation and experimental evaluation of the fraction of primary austenite in cast iron”. G.Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P.Larrañaga, J.Sertucha, R.Suarez. Abril 2012. Columbus, Ohio.
  • AFS 116th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. “Gray cast iron with high austenite-to.eutectic ratio. Part II. Increasing the austenite-to eutectic ratio trough inoculation”P.Larrañaga, J.Sertucha, A.Loizaga, R.Suarez, D.M. Stefanescu. Abril 2012.Columbus, Ohio.
  • AFS 116th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. “Gray Cast iron with high austenite to eutectic ratio. Part III. High strength, low hardness, high carbon equivalent gray iron with superfine graphite”. P.Larrañaga, J.Sertucha, A.Loizaga, R.Suarez, D.M. Stefanescu. Abril 2012. Columbus, Ohio.
  • AFS 116th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. “An experimental methodology based on solidification curves for controlling the manufacture of compacted graphite irons”. A.Loizaga, P.Larrañaga, I.Asenjo, J.Sertucha, R.Suarez.. Abril 2012. Columbus, Ohio.
  • Conferencia 70ºCongreso Mundial de Fundición. “A new rapid simulation system to control the formation of microshrinkages in ductile iron castings considering the melt quality and processing variables”.R.Suarez, J.M. Gutierrez, G.Alonso, J.Sertucha. Abril 2012. Monterrey, Mexico.
  • Conferencia 70ºCongreso Mundial de Fundición. “Combined effects of copper and tin at intermediate level of manganese on the structure and properties of as-cast spheroidal graphite cast iron”. J.Sertucha, P.Larrañaga, R.Suarez. J.Lacaze, Abril 2012. Monterrey, Mexico.
  • Conferencia Fonderia di ghisa Silice cristallina Salute e sicurezza nella fonderia. “Sistema di previsione della qualità metallurgica”. G.Zarrabeitia.09.02.12. Parma (Italia).
  • AFS 117th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. “An overview of research activities at IK4 Azterlan and Recent Technologies”. G. Zarrabeitia, R. Suarez, St. Louis (EEUU), 2013.
  • 8th Aluminium Two Thousand Congress. “Improved microstructure and mechanical properties of a recycled AlSi7Mg 0.3 alloy with 0.3 WT% FE by small additions of Mn, Cr and V”. E. de la Fuente, I. Alfaro, A. Niklas, I. Anza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 14-18 May 2013, Milano, Italy.
  • 8th IEEE Conference on Industrial Electronics and Applications (ICIEA 2013). “Supervised Learning Classification for Dross Prediction in Ductile Iron Casting Production”. I.Santos, J.Nieves, P.G.Bringas, A.Zabala, J.Sertucha. 19-21 Junio. Melbourne, Australia 2013.
  • 2013 Keith Millis Symposium on Ductile Cast Iron. “As-Cast Ausferritic Ductile Iron”. R. Suárez, D.M. Stefanescu, D. Hartmann, U. de la Torre. 15-17 October. Nashville, EEUU. 2013.
  • China Foundry Week 2013. “A New Just in Time Simulation System to Control the Microporosities Formation in Ductile Iron Casting during the Production Time”. R.Suárez, J.M.Gutierrez, G.Zarrabeitia, J.Sertucha. 2-5 Noviembre. Jinan, China. 2013.
  • AFS 2014.”Effect of Carbon Equivalent and Alloying Elements on the Tensile Properties of Superfine Interdendritic Graphite Irons”. E. Aguado, D.M. Stefanescu, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez. 8-11 Abril 2014, Schaumburg, Illinois, USA.
  • AFS 2014. “Kinetics of graphite expansion during the solidification of lamellar and spheroidal graphite iron”. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, R. Suárez, A. Loizaga, G. Zarrabeitia. 8-11 Abril 2014, Schaumburg, Illinois, USA.
  • 71 WFC. “Understanding Graphite Expansion during the Eutectic Solidification os Cast Iron through combined Linear Displacement and Thermal Analysis”.G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, R.Suárez, A.Loizaga, G.Zarrabeitia.19-21 Mayo. Bilbao, España. 2014
  • 71 WFC. “Effect of carbon, silicon, nickel and other alloying elements on the mechanical properties of as-cast ferritic ductile irons”. J. LACAZE, j.Sertucha, P.Larrañaga, R.Suárez. 19-21 Mayo. Bilbao, España. 2014
  • 71 WFC. “Effect of microalloying element addition on the microstructure, mechanical and corrosion behaviour of A356 secondary alloy with 0.35wt% Fe”. A. Niklas, R. González-Martínez, A. Conde, M. A. Arenas, J. J. de Damboronea, R. Suárez, S. Méndez. 19-21 Mayo. Bilbao, España. 2014
  • 71 WFC. “Interface characterisation of aluminium castings reinforced steel inserts”. E. Aguado, U. Uribe, A. Natxiondo, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, R. Suárez, A. Niklas. 19-21 Mayo. Bilbao, España. 2014
  • Fundiexpo 2014 Monterrey. “Un Innovador Sistema de Predicción de Defectos Metalúrgicos en Piezas de Fundición en Tiempo Real de Fabricación.” Ramón Suárez,José M. Gutierrez,Asier Bakedano,Pello Larrañaga, Amaia Nachiondo. 24-26 Septiembre. Monterrey, México. 2014.
  • CastTech 2014. “New Simulation Concept on metallurgical Quality Prediction in Real Time”. R. Suárez, J. M. Gutierrez, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga. 20-21 Noviembre. Bielefeld, Alemania. 2014.

Symposiums and technical seminars:

  • I Symposium Técnico de Fundición. “La Fundición y la necesidad de innovación”. Enero 2003. Bilbao.
  • II Symposium Técnico de Fundición. “La industria de fundición y el sector de automoción conjuntamente”. Mayo 2004. Bilbao.
  • I Forum Técnico Internacional de Fundición. “La fundición y el sector auxiliar”. Noviembre 2003. Durango.
  • II Forum Técnico Internacional de Fundición. “La innovación y la mejora competitiva en la industria de fundición”. Septiembre 2005. Bilbao.
  • III Forum Técnico Internacional de Fundición. “Componentes de aluminio para el sector de automoción. La innovación como mejora competitiva”. Mayo 2006. Bilbao.
  • EuroPAM 2006. “Improvement opportunities for simulation tools”. R. Suárez, J. Sertucha, A. Loizaga,. Octubre 10-12, 2006. Toulouse.
  • IV Forum Técnico Internacional de Fundición. “Claves de innovación y competitividad en la industria de fundición”.Septiembre 2007. Bilbao.
  • EuroPAM 2008. “New design concept for high thermal module riser in the iron alloys field”. R. Suárez, J. Sertucha, A. Loizaga,. Mayo 29-30, 2008. Prague.
  • The Carl Loper Cast Iron Symposium. “Experimental evidence of metallurgical modification associated to chunky graphite in heavy section ductile iron castings”. J. Lacaze, S. Méndez, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez, I. Ferrer. Mayo 2009. Madison, WI USA.
  • Jornada Técnica-Claves de Competitividad en la Industria del Aluminio. “Mejora de la propiedades mecánicas. Calidad Metalúrgica y Optimización tratamiento térmico”. R. Suárez, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 20 Enero 2010. AZTERLAN Durango.
  • Jornada Técnica-Claves de Competitividad en la Industria del Aluminio. “Análisis de defectos en componentes de inyección de aluminio. Causas y soluciones”. A.Bakedano, A. Fernandez-Calvo.
  • VIII Fórum Internacional de Fundición. “Modelización y cálculo avanzado en componente fundidos”. Gorka Zarrabeitia y Jose Manuel Gutierrez.
  • 10th International Symposium on the Science and Processing of Cast Iron – SPCI10. “Understanding Compacted Graphite Iron Solidification through Interrupted Solidification Experiments”. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, R. Suarez. 10-13 Noviembre. Mar del Plata, Argentina. 2014

ASSISTANCE TO CONGRESS :

  • Feria de Aluminio de Essen. Ana Isabel Fernández.Calvo. Septiembre 2010. Essen, Alemania.
  • II Jornada de Materiales. AIMEN. Andrea Niklas.. Abril 2010. Pontevedra, Galicia.
  • Seminario “ANSYS Multiphysics Infoday”. Gorka Alonso. Mayo 2010. Hotel Barceló Gasteiz. Vitoria-Gasteiz.
  • 115th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. Ramón Suárez y Aitor Loizaga. Abril 2011. Schaumburg, Chicago.
  • CALPHAD XLII International Conference on computer coupling of phase diagrams and thermochemistry. Urko de la Torre y Susana Mendez. 23-31 Mayo 2013. San Sebastian (Guipuzcoa)

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