Centro de Investigación Metalúrgica

Participación en congresos metalúrgicos

“Mechanical and microstructural characterization of HIP joints of a simplified prototype of the ITER NHF First Wall Panel”. N. Ordás, F. Samaniego, I. Iturriza, A. Gómez, C. Escudero, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, I. Cobo, S. Banetta, S. Heikkinen, T. Cicero. SOFT-29, (Symposium on Fusion Technology), Praga (República Checa), 5-l 9 de Septiembre de 2016.

3rd Mediterranean Conference on Heat Treatment and Surface Engineering. “On the Influence of cryogenic steps on heat treatment processes”. G. Artola. Septiembre. 2016. Portoroz, Eslovenia.

33er Encuentro del Grupo Español de Fractura. “Estudio del agrietamiento en el ensayo SSRT de Probetas Galvanizadas”. G. Artola. Marzo. 2016. Donostia, España.

CNMT 2016. Congreso Nacional. “Resistencia a la oxidación de nuevas fundiciones grafíticas con un 5% de Silicio”. S. Méndez, R. González-Martínez, M.A. Arenas, A. Conde, J. Sertucha, J.J. De Damborenea. 8-10 Junio. 2016. Gijón, España.

CNMT 2016. Congreso Nacional. “Modificación superficial de piezas fundidas”. S. Méndez, R. González-Martínez, R. Suárez.8-10 Junio. 2016. Gijón, España.

EARS 2016: THE THIRD EUROPEAN AIRCRAFT RECYLING SYMPOSIUM, S. Arnaiz, M. Arieta-araunabeña, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, M. San Sebastian, “Environmental assessment of the EoL phase of the B2 Demonstrators - Low weight green metallic fuselage panels -including dismantling and recycling”, 16th – 17th March, Stuttgart (Germany), 2016.

AFS Metalcasting Congress. “On the Nucleation of Graphite in Lamellar Graphite Cast Iron”. G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, E. De la Fuente, R. Suárez. 16-18 Abril. 2016. Milwaukee, EE.UU.

72 WFC. “Austempered Ductile Iron (ADI) Alternative material for high performance applications”. G. Artola, I. Gallastegi, J. Izaga, M. Barreña, A. Rimmer. 21-25 Mayo. Nagoya, Japón. 2016.

72 WFC. “High performance cast parts. Advanced feeding systems for metallurgical optimization”. J. Prat, G. Artola, G. Trillo, J. Izaga. 21-25 Mayo. Nagoya, Japón. 2016.

72 WFC. “Advanced Properties of Ausferritic Ductile Iron Obtained in As-cast Conditions”. S. Méndez, U. De la Torre, R. González-Martínez, R. Suárez. 21-25 Mayo. Nagoya, Japón. 2016.

72 WFC. “Kinetics of Nucleation of graphite at different Stages of Solidification for Spheroidal Graphite Iron”. G. Alonso, P. Larrañaga; D.M. Stefanescu, E. De la Fuente, A. Natxiondo and R. Suárez. 21-25 Mayo. Nagoya, Japón. 2016.

International Congress of Advances in Materials & Processing Technologies. “Tribological Characterization of Tool Steels for Hot Stamping”. J. Izaga, M. Muro, A. Gorriño, C. Angulo. 14-17 Diciembre 2015. Madrid, España.

International Congress of Mechanics and Materials in Design. “Investigation of thermal and mechanical properties of quenchable high strength steels in hot stamping”. A. Gorriño, C. Angulo, M. Muro, J. Izaga. 26-30 Julio 2015. Azores, Portugal.

GIFA Forum 2015. “High Value Added Cast Parts – Advanced Feeding Systems and Metallurgical Improvements”. J. Prat, J. Izaga, G. Artola. 16 Junio 2015. Düsseldorf, Alemania. Presentación: oral. Influence of deep cryogenic treatment routes on the mechanical behaviour of a Cr-Mo-V hot work tool steel” L.A. Alava, G. Artola, M. Muro. European Conference on Heat Treatment & 22nd IFHTSE Congress. Venice (Italy), 20-22th May 2015.

A.I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Bakedano, E. Barbarias, F. Santos, A. Niklas “Heat treatment optimisation of secondary AlSi10MnMg(Fe) test parts fabricated by vacuum assisted high pressure die casting technology” European Conference on Heat Treatment 2015 & 22nd IFHTSE Congress, Venice (Italy), 20-22th May 2015.

G. Alonso, D.M. Stefanescu, P. Larrañaga, E. de la Fuente, E. Aguado, R. Suárez. “Understanding Superfine Graphite iron solidification through interrupted solidification experiments.” Book: Advances in the Science and Engineering of Casting Solidification: An MPMD Symposium Honoring Doru Michael Stefanescu, TMS 2015 (The Minerals Metals & Materials Society). Ed. by: L. Nastac, B. Liu, H. Fredriksson, J. Lacaze, C.P. Hong, A. Catalina, A. Buhrig-Polaczek, D.M. Maijer, C.A. Monroe, A.S. Sabau, R. Ruxanda, A.A. Luo, S. Sen, A. Diószegi, ISBN: 978-1-119-08238-5, 15th – 19th March 2015, Orlando, Florida (USA), pp. 347-454. 2015

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. Suárez. 10-13 Noviembre 2014. Mar del Plata, Argentina.

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.

EUROCORR2014. A. Niklas, R. González-Martínez, A. I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Conde, M. A. Arenas, J. J. de Damborenea, S. Méndez, Investigation on the impurities on the corrosion behavior of A357 alloy, Pisa- Italia, 8-12 September 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, A. Bakedano, P. Larrañaga, A. Natxiondo. 24-26 Septiembre. Monterrey, México. 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

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 2014. Bilbao, España.

71 WFC. “Microstructural features of primary and secondary ductile high pressure die casting alloys for the automotive industry”. A. Bakedano, R. González-Martínez, A. Niklas, M. da Silva, M. Garat, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 19-22 Mayo 2014. Bilbao, España.

71 WFC. “Improved Precision in Grain Size Prediction by Thermal Analysis and Statistical Analysis in Aluminium Castings”. I. Lizarralde, S. Eguskiza, F. Santos, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. 19-22 Mayo 2014. Bilbao, España.

China Foundry Week 2013. “Effect of Interfaces of Steel inserts in Aluminium Castings”. E. Aguado, A. Baquedano, U. Uribe, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Niklas. 2-5 Noviembre 2013. Jinan, China.

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. Gutiérrez, G. Zarrabeitia, J. Sertucha. 2-5 Noviembre. Jinan, China. 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 2013. Nashville, EE.UU.

ASME 2013. N. Calvet, G. Dejean, L. Unamunzaga, X. Py. “Waste from metallurgic industry: A sustainable high temperature thermal energy storage material for concentrated solar power”.14-19 July 2013. Minneapolis. EE.UU.

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 2013. Melbourne, Australia.

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.

Modification of the HSS heat treatment routes by the use of cryogenic temperatures”. L.A. Alava. 3rd HSS Forum Conference: Smart Solutions for Metal Cutting. February 2013. Florencia, Italia.

AFS 117th Metalcasting Cast Iron Congress. “An overview of research activities at IK4 Azterlan and Recent Technologies”. G. Zarrabeitia, R. Suárez, 2013. St. Louis, EE.UU.

J. Sertucha, J. Lacaze, S. Armendariz, P. Larrañaga. “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.

I. Lizarralde, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze. “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. Santos, J. Nieves, P.G. Bringas, A. Zabala, J. Sertucha. “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.

E. Aguado, A. Baquedano, U. Uribe, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Niklas. “Comparative Study of Different Interfaces of Steel inserts in Aluminium Castings” Materials Science Forum Vol. 765 pp 711-715. 2013.

D. Ferdian, J. Lacaze, I. Lizarralde, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, “Study of the Effect of Cooling Rate on Eutectic Modification in A356 Aluminium Alloys”, Materials Science Forum 765, pp. 130-134, 2013.

E. Moumeni, D.M. Stefanescu, N.S. Tiedje, P. Larrañaga, J.H. Hattel. “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.

G. Zarrabeitia, R. Suarez, “An Overview of Research Activities at IK4-Azterlan and Recent Technologies” International Journal of Metal Casting, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp. 51-55, 2013.

R. Suárez, J.M Gutierrez, G. Alonso, J. Sertucha. “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.

J. Lacaze, N. Valle, K. Theuwissen, J. Sertucha, B. El Adib, L. Laffont. “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.

A. Monzon-Gracia, J. Sertucha-Perez, J. Serrallach-Perarnau, R. Suarez-Creo, R). “As Cast ductile iron Crankshafts with improved mechanical properties”. DYNA Vol.88 (5) pp 529-535. DOI: 10.6036/5686.2013.

U. de la Torre, S. Mendez. “Estructuras ausferríticas mediante enfriamiento controlado”. Fundipress 51, PP40-42. 2013.

A. Urrestarazu, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, I. Álvarez-Ilzarbe. “Fabricación de piezas de fundición con grafito esferoidal en molde Metálico”. Revista de Metalurgia, 49 (5), pp 325-339. 2013.

E. de la Fuente, I. Alfaro, A. Niklas, I. Anza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo. “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. Aguado, A. Baquedano, U. Uribe, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Niklas. “Effect of Interfaces of Steel inserts in Aluminium Castings”. Congress: China Foundry Week, Jinan, China. 2-5 November 2013.

R. Suarez, J.M. Gutierrez, G. Zarrabeitia, J. Sertucha, “A New Just in Time SimulationSystem to Control the Microporosities Formation in Ductile Iron Casting during the Production Time” Congress: China Foundry Week, Jinan, China. 2-5 November 2013.

Conferencia Fonderia di ghisa Silice cristallina Salute e sicurezza nella fonderia. “Sistema di previsione della qualità metallurgica”. G. Zarrabeitia. 9 Febrero 2012. Parma, Italia.

Conferencia 70º Congreso 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. Suárez. J. Lacaze, Abril 2012. Monterrey, México.

Conferencia 70º Congreso 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. Suárez, J.M. Gutiérrez, G. Alonso, J. Sertucha. Abril 2012. Monterrey, México.

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. Suárez. Abril 2012. Columbus, EE.UU.

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. Suárez, D.M. Stefanescu. Abril 2012. Columbus, EE.UU.

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. Suárez, D.M. Stefanescu. Abril 2012. Columbus, EE.UU.

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. Suárez. Abril 2012. Columbus, EE.UU.

Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Current Spheroidization and technology processes in Europe. New trends. J. Sertucha, G. Zarrabeitia, J. Garay. 2011. Guangzhou, China.

Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Castings with good behavior at low temperature. The current research. J. Lacaze (Cirimat France ), D. Hartman, B. Thon, J. Sertucha, S. Mendez, P. Larrañaga, A. Niklas, R. Suárez. 2011. Guangzhou, China.

Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. Production and control of safety castings for automotive industry. How to do it. P. Larrañaga, J. Garay, G. Zarrabeitia, R. Suárez, D. Hartmant J. Cohen. 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, R. Suárez, S. Méndez, P. Larrañaga, J. Lacaze. 2011. Guangzhou, China.

Conferencia en 12th Asian Congress y 11th Asia Foundry Congress. The gray iron casting way to get fully graphite type A and short length. P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha, G. Zarrabeitia. 2011. Guangzhou, China.

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. R. Suárez, G. Zarrabeitia and J. Sertucha. 2011. Guangzhou, China.

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. R. Suárez and G. Zarrabeitia. 2011. Guangzhou, China.

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.

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. June 7 - 10, 2011. Rodulc Abbey, The Netherlands.

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. Suárez. 30 Marzo-1 Abril 2011. Clausthal, Germany.

N Valle, K Theuwissen, J Sertucha, J Lacaze. “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: Materials Science and Engineering 27 (2011) 012026. Rodulc Abbey, The Netherlands.

A. Niklas, U. Abaunza, A. I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze. - “Relationship between casting modulus and grain size in cast A356 aluminium alloys”. VIA_3. ICASP The 3rd International Conference on Advances in Solidification Processes, June 7 - 10, 2011. IOP Publishing.IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 27 (2011) 012003. Rodulc Abbey, The Netherlands. 2011

J. Serrallach, J.Lacaze, J.Sertucha, R.Suarez, A.Monzón. “Effect of selected alloying elements on mechanical properties of pearlitic nodular cast irons”. Key Engineering Materials Vol. 457 . pp 361-366. 2011

A.Niklas, U.Abaunza, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J.Lacaze, R.Suárez. “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.

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 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 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 2010. Oñati, Gipuzkoa.

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 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.

S.Méndez, P.Larrañaga, J.Izaga, R.Suárez. “Experimental Investigation of Chunky Graphite Formation in Small-Section Ductile Iron Castings”, 69th World Foundry Congress, 16-20 Octubre (2010), Zhejiang, China

A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Lacaze, R. Suárez, “Thermal analysis as a microstructure prediction tool for A356 aluminium parts solidified under various cooling conditions”, 69th World Foundry Congress, 16-20 Octubre (2010), Zhejiang, China

A.I. Fernández-Calvo, J. Barrenengoa, A. Loizaga y A. Niklas, “Optimización del afino de grano y grado de modificado en aleaciones AlSi7Mg”, Congreso Nacional de Materiales, 23-25 Junio de 2010, Zaragoza.

A. Loizaga, E. De la Fuente, A. Niklas, J. Barrenengoa, A.I. Fernández-Calvo, “Optimización de las propiedades mecánicas de las aleaciones AlSi7Mg moldeadas en arena” XII Congreso Nacional de Propiedades Mecánicas, Oñate Septiembre 2010.

Y. Bilbao, M. Espinosa, G. Artola, A.I.Fernández-Calvo, P.P.Rodríguez, “Diseño de molde para el establecimiento de la relación entre resultados de análisis térmico y propiedades mecánicas del aluminio A357 en moldeo por microfusión “. Congreso Nacional de Propiedades Mecánicas, Oñate Septiembre 2010

Experimental investigation on the effect of copper upon eutectoid transformation of as-cast and austenitized spheroidal graphite cast iron. J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, J. Lacaze, M. Insausti. International Journal of Metalcasting, Winter 2010, pp 51-58

J. Lacaze, S. Armendariz, P. Larrañaga, I. Asenjo, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, “Effect of Carbon Equivalent on Graphite Formation in Heavy-Section Ductile Iron Parts”, Materials Science Forum Vols. 636-637, 523-530, 2010.

R.Suárez, J.M. Gutiérrez, A.Loizaga, P. Larrañaga, J.Sertucha. Revista de Metalurgia, 45 (5), 2009, pp 339-350.Influencia de diferentes productos inoculantes sobre el poder de nucleación y la tendencia a la contracción de la fundición con grafito esferoidal.

U. Muruzábal, C. Nava, C. Ruiz, I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez Control del contenido de carbono a lo largo del proceso de fabricación de discos de freno de alto carbono.. Revista Fundipress, (2009) Vol. 9, pp 46-50

J. Lacaze, S. Méndez, J. Sertucha, P. Larrañaga, R. Suárez, I. Ferrer.”Experimental evidence of metallurgical modification associated to chunky graphite in heavy section ductile iron castings. The Carl Loper Cast Iron Symposium, May 2009, Madison, WI USA.

Ph. D. Ana Fernández, Mgr inŽ. StanisÅ‚aw Krawczyk, Mgr inŽ. Roman Hawranek, “Wykorzystanie programu MAGMASOFT® do optymalizacji procesu grawitacyjnego odlewania aluminiowego korpusu pompy hamulcowej” Spotkanie Polskich UŽytkowników MAGMASOFT® (Polish User Meeting MAGMASOFT®). Octubre 2009

P. Larrañaga, I. Asenjo, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, I. Ferrer y J. Lacaze, “Effect of antimony and cerium on the formation of chunky graphite during solidification of heavy-section castings of near-eutectic spheroidal graphite irons”, Metall. Metall. Trans. A, Vol 40A, 654-661, 2009.

J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, J. Lacaze, I. Ferrer, S. Armendariz, “Thermal analysis fo the formation of chunky graphite during solidification of heavy-section spheroidal graphite iron parts”, ISIJ Int., vol 49(2), 220-228, 2009.

A. Loizaga, A. Niklas, A.I. Fernández-Calvo y J. Lacaze, “Thermal analysis applied to estimation of solidification kinetics of Al-Si aluminium alloys”, International Journal of Cast Metals Research, Vol 22 (5), 345-352, 2009.

A. I. Fernández-Calvo, A. Niklas, J. Lacaze, “Comparison of thermal analysis and differential thermal analysis for evaluating solid fraction evolution during solidification of Al-Si alloys”, TA-DTA Miskolk, 2008. Materials Science Forum 649 (2010) pp 493-498. Trans Tech Publications. Switzerland.2009

W. Stets, R. Suárez, X. González, “Performance features and production of nodular cast iron advanced materials for forming dies”, International Deep Drawing Research Group 2008 Int. Conference, 2008.

Y. K. Penya, P. G. Bringas, A. Zabala, R. Suárez, “Efficient failure-free foundry production”, 2008. ETFA,Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation, 15-18 Sept, Hamburgo, Alemania.

Y. K. Penya, P. G. Bringas, A. Zabala, “Advanced fault prediction in high-precision foundry production”, IEEE International Conference on Advances in Solidification Processes, Daejeon ⤓ Korea, 12-14 Julio 2008.

P. Larrañaga, I. Asenjo, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, J. Lacaze, “Effect of antimony on the eutectic reaction of heavy-section spheroidal graphite castings”, Proc. 2nd International Conference on Advances in Solidification Processes, 2008, pp 83 y publicado en International Journal of Cast Metals Research, vol 22(1-4), 2009.

I. Ferrer, S. Armendariz, M. Mancisidor, I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha y R. Suárez, “Desarrollo de un software para la predicción de la densidad grafítica y el riesgo de formación de Grafito Chunky en piezas de módulo térmico elevado”, Fundipress, vol 9, 46-50, 2008.

A. Zabala, R. Suárez, J. Izaga. “Advanced predictions tools, foundry process control and knowledge management for irons castings”. Foundry The Journal of the Institute Cast Metals Engineers. Vol. 181. N° 3653. April 2008.

A. Loizaga, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, “Influencia de los tratamientos realizados con diferentes ferroaleaciones de magnesio en la evolución de la calidad metalúrgica y los procesos de solidificación de las fundiciones esferoidales”, Revista de Metalurgia, vol 44(5), 432-446, 2008.

P. Larrañaga, J.M. Gutiérrez, A. Loizaga, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, “A computer aided system for melt quality and shrinkage propensity evaluation based on the solidification process of ductile iron”, AFS Transactions, 08-008, 2008.

A. Loizaga, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, “Defectos metalúrgicos generados por la presencia de gases en el metal fundido”, Anales de la Real Sociedad Española de Química, vol 104(2), 111-119, 2008.

R. Suárez, J. Sertucha, A. Loizaga. New design concept for high thermal module natural risers in the iron alloys field. Europam-08, Prague (Czech Republic) 2008.

I. Asenjo, P. Larrañaga, J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, J.M. Gómez, I. Ferrer, J. Lacaze, “Effect of mould inoculation on the formation of chunky graphite in heavy-section spheroidal graphite cast iron parts”, International Journal of Cast Metals Research,vol 20(6), 319-324, 2007.

J. Sertucha, R. Súarez, J. Legazpi, P. Gacetabeitia, “Influencia de las condiciones de moldeo y las características de los moldes sobre la formación de defectos de contracción en piezas de fundición esferoidal”, Revista de Metalurgia, vol 43, 188-195, 2007.

R. Suárez, J. Sertucha, A. Loizaga. Improvement opportunities for simulation tools, Europam-06, Toulouse (France), 2006.

J. Sertucha, R. Suárez, J. Izaga, “Prediction of Solid State Structure based on Eutectic and Euctectoid Transformation Parameters in Spheroidal Graphite Irons”, International Journal of Cast Metal Research, vol 19(6), 315-322, 2006.

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