AMPM Technical Sessions

Tuesday Morning, June 19

8:00–9:40 a.m.


Process Parameters & Structure/ Property Relationships I

Session Chairman:
Juha Kotila,
EOS Finland

259 USA 8:00 a.m.

Microstructure and Solidification Conditions in Metal Additive Manufacturing Using a Multi-Beam Laser Energy Source

A. Plotkowski,
Oak Ridge National Laboratory

123 Finland 8:25 a.m.

Relating Process to Structure in Selective Laser Melting of Ti-6Al-4V via Phase Field Modeling

Tatu Pinomaa,
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

148 Malaysia 8:50 a.m.

Microstructure and Mechanical Behavior of CoCr Biomedical Alloy Fabricated by Selective Laser Melting and Hot Isostatic Pressing

Kim S. Tan,
Oryx Advanced Materials Sdn. Bhd

045 Russia 9:15 a.m.

Nitinol Microstructure Characterization After Layerwise Laser and Electron Beam Melting

Igor Shishkovsky,
Lebedev Physics Institute (LPI) of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Samara branch


Nickel-Based Alloys

Session Chairman:
Andrzej L. Wojciezynski,
ATI Powder Metals

057 USA 8:00 a.m.

A Study of the Elevated Tensile Properties of Additive Manufactured Nickel-Based Super Alloys

Andrew Carter,
Stratasys Direct Manufacturing

150 USA 8:25 a.m.

Evaluation Metrics for Alloy Design in Feedstock Powder for Additive Manufacturing

Tim Prost,
Ames Laboratory (USDOE)

077 USA 8:50 a.m.

Microstructure Characterization of Haynes-282 Alloy Fabricated Using Laser Powder Bed Fusion Process

Anagh T. Deshpande,
University of Louisville

116 Finland 9:15 a.m.

Characterization of Hard-to-Weld Nickel-Based Superalloys in Additive Manufacturing

Kristiina Kupi,
EOS Finland Oy


Design Consideration I

Session Chairman:
Ashley Nichols,
3D Materials Technologies, LLC

160 USA 8:00 a.m.

Design and Evaluation of L-PBF Printed Mold with Conformal Cooling Channel

Sundar V. Atre,
University of Louisville

033 United Kingdom 8:25 a.m.

Embedding Functional Topographies Into the Surfaces of Additively Manufactured Structures

Joe B. Howard,
University of Surrey & Rolls-Royce plc.

036 Switzerland 8:50 a.m.

Selective Laser Melting of Niobium for Superconducting Application

Romain L. Gerard,

143 USA 9:15 a.m.

Increased Metal Additive Success Utilizing Build Simulation Software

Ryan Kircher,
3D Systems

POWDERMET Technical Sessions

8:00–9:15 a.m.

Student Poster Sessions

8:00–9:15 a.m.

Special Interest Program

8:00–9:15 a.m.

AMPM Technical Sessions

Tuesday Morning

10:30–11:45 a.m.


Characterization III

Session Chairman:
Rajendra Kelkar, PMT,
GE Additive

141 USA 10:30 a.m.

Powder Attributes in Laser Powder Bed Fusion of 420 Stainless Steel

Sundar V. Atre,
University of Louisville

090 USA 10:55 a.m.

All Powders Are Not Created Equal: A Study in Ti-6Al-4V

Ajay V. Krishnan,
Incodema3D, LLC

058 Brazil 11:20 a.m.

Rheology Study for Plasma Atomized, HDH and HDH + Spheroidized Ti Alloy Powders

Daniel L. Bayerlein,
Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnologicas do Estado de Sao Paulo


Powder and Powder Production

Session Chairman:
Thomas W. Pelletiers,
Kymera International

022 USA 10:30 a.m.

Titanium Alloy Powder: Accelerating Demand for Years to Come

Art Kracke,
AAK Consulting, LLC

138 USA 10:55 a.m.

Novel Flame Synthesis Process for the Production of Unique AM Metal Powders

Aamir Abid,
Global Advanced Metals

257 China 11:20 a.m.

Study of Low-Cost Spherical Titanium Powder Prepared by Radio Frequency Plasma for 3D Printed Titanium Alloy

Lu Boxin,
University of Science and Technology Beijing


Fused Deposition Modeling

Session Chairman:
Todd Palmer,
Pennsylvania State University

254 USA 10:30 a.m.

Predicting Extrusion 3D Printing Feed Rate Using Viscosity-Shear Rate Measurements for Ceramic Polymer-Filled Feedstocks

Kunal Kate,
University of Louisville

019 USA 10:55 a.m.

Bound Metal Deposition (BMD): A Versatile Metal Additive Manufacturing Technology

Animesh Bose, FAPMI,
Desktop Metal

251 USA 11:20 a.m.

Extrusion-Based 3D Printing of Water Atomized 17-4 PH Stainless Steel Powder

Nishant H. Hawalda,
Indiana University—Purdue University Indianapolis

POWDERMET Technical Sessions

10:30–11:45 a.m.

Student Poster Sessions

10:30–11:45 a.m.

Special Interest Program

10:30–11:45 a.m.

AMPM Technical Sessions

Tuesday Afternoon

2:15–3:55 p.m.


Process Parameters & Structure/ Property Relationships II

Session Chairman:
Matt Sand,
3DEO, Inc.

243 USA 2:15 p.m.

Optimized Parameters for Selective Laser Melting of 4340 Steel

Trevor W. Verdonik,
Lehigh University

172 USA 2:40 p.m.

Developing a Process for Establishing Parameters for Laser Powder Bed Fusion—It Is Not So Hard!

James W. Sears,
Carpenter Technology Corporation

200 United Kingdom 3:05 p.m.

Assessment of the Spatial Variation in Powder Bed Content Due to Recoating and Spatter Generation in Laser Powder Bed Fusion

Alexander N. Gasper,
University of Nottinghams

166 Finland 3:30 p.m.

Selective Laser Melting Process Modeling Scheme

Tom Andersson,
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland


Composites and Bi-Metallics

Session Chairman:
Rajiv Tandon,
Luxfer Magtech

198 USA 2:15 p.m.

Metal Matrix Nanocomposite Powders for Metal Additive Manufacturing

Lianyi Chen,
Missouri University of Science and Technology

081 USA 2:40 p.m.

3D Printing with Carbon Powders

Erica L. Hillebrand,
SGL Group

215 USA 3:05 p.m.

Additive Manufacturing of Bimetallic Structures Using Laser Engineered Net Shaping

Bonny Onuike,
Washington State University

044 Russia 3:30 p.m.

Fabrication of Heat-Resisting Nickel Composite Gradient Structures with Titanium Boron Additive During Selective Laser Melting

Igor V. Shishkovsky,
Lebedev Physics Institute (LPI) of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), Samara branch


Design Considerations II

Session Chairman:
Aaron LaLonde,
BeAM Machines, Inc.

185 USA 2:15 p.m.

Laser Metal Deposition for Aerospace Prototyping

Melanie A. Lang,
Formalloy Additive Manufacturing Technologies

037 USA 2:40 p.m.

Advancing Metal Additive Manufacturing Materials and Processes

Richard Grylls,
SLM Solutions NA

214 USA 3:05 p.m.

Metal Additive Manufacturing—Practical Applications

Dan Skulan,
Renishaw, Inc.

073 USA 3:30 p.m.

3D Post-Printing and the Direct Relationship to the Advancement of the Direct Digital Thread (DDT) for Direct Digital Metal Additive Manufacturing

Daniel Hutchinson,
PostProcess Technologies

Center for PM Technology

2:15–3:30 p.m.

Special Interest Program

2:15–3:30 p.m.

PM Technology Scan—2018

3:30–4:00 p.m.

AMPM Technical Sessions

Tuesday Afternoon

4:15–5:30 p.m.


Process Parameters & Structure/ Property Relationships III

Session Chairman:
James W. Sears,
Carpenter Technology Corporation

239 USA 4:15 p.m.

Optimizing Process Parameters for Cobalt Chrome Moly for the Electron Beam Melting Additive Manufacturing Process

Francisco Medina, Jr.,

034 USA 4:40 p.m.

Continued Investigation of Laser Additive Manufacturing Processing of a Mixture of Copper, Nickel and Iron Powders

Joseph T. Strauss,
HJE Company, Inc.

157 USA 5:05 p.m.

Laser Powder Bed Fusion of Bronze: Densification, Mechanical Properties and Microstructure

Sundar V. Atre,
University of Louisville


Aluminum Alloys I

Session Chairman:
Christopher T. Schade,
Hoeganaes Corporation

285 USA 4:15 p.m.

High-Strength Aluminum 7000 Series Alloy Powder Grade for (AM) Technologies

Jessu Joys,
United States Metal Powders, Inc.

099 United Kingdom 4:40 p.m.

Characterisation of AlSiMg Alloy Powders Developed for Use in Powder Bed Fusion Processes and Corresponding As-Built Part Properties

Martin A. Kearns,
Sandvik Osprey Limited

263 USA 5:05 p.m.

A New Al-Ce-Mg Alloy for Laser Powder Bed Fusion Additive Manufacturing

Alex Plotkowski,
Oak Ridge National Laboratory


Dynamic Properties

Session Chairman:
Bhaskar Dutta,
DM3D Technology, LLC

136 USA 4:15 p.m.

Competing Fatigue Crack Initiators in Porous Metals

Matt Dunstan,
U.S. Army Research Laboratory

108 USA 4:40 p.m.

Temperature-Dependent Charpy Impact Property of 3D Printed 15-5 Stainless Steel

Anudeep Padmanabhan,
Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis

162 Finland 5:05 p.m.

Design of Fatigue Resistant Metal Additive Manufacturing Solutions

Anssi Laukkanen,
VTT Materials and Manufacturing

POWDERMET Technical Sessions

4:15–5:30 p.m.

Student Poster Sessions

4:15–5:30 p.m.

Special Interest Program

4:15–5:30 p.m.

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