2nd International Conference on Advanced Surface Enhancement

7 - 8 Sept 2021 | Virtual Conference


INCASE 2021 is welcoming submissions of original papers from engineers, researchers, scientists and industrial experts working in the broad surface enhancement field. The main topics and sub-topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following: 

1. Advances in Surface Treatments
  • Fatigue Life Enhancement Surface Treatments (Shot Peening, Hammer Peening, Deep Cold Rolling)

  • Laser Surface Treatments (Laser Shock Peening, Finishing and Texturing)

  • Surface Finishing Processes (Mass Finishing, Electrochemical Finishing, Abrasive Flow Machining)

  • Surface Finishing for Additively Manufactured Components

2. Modeling and Simulation
  • Surface Treatment Process Modelling

  • Material Removal Modelling

  • Machine Learning in Surface Engineering

  • Digitalisation and Automation in Surface Engineering

  • Fatigue Failure and Corrosion Damage Prediction

  • Residual Stress Modelling

3. Surface & Sub-surface Characterisation
  • Fatigue Testing and Other Mechanical Property Evaluation

  • Measurement of Residual Stresses (X-ray diffraction, Stress Relieving, Novel Techniques)

  • Erosion & Corrosion Assessment (Cavitation Erosion, Wear, Erosion Corrosion)

  • In-situ Characterisation Methods

  • Surface Topography and Morphology Characterisation

4. Surface Coatings
  • Thermal Spraying

  • Functional Coatings

  • Sustainable Coatings

  • Chemical and Physical Vapour Deposition

  • Electrochemical Processes

  • Coating Repair

  • Coating Life Cycle Assessment