Workshop | Preparation, Characterization and Analysis of Powder Metals for Additive Manufacturing

Register for our workshop “Hands on Techniques” in cooperation with Verder Scientific, EOS and Mager Scientific.

When: Tuesday Oct. 29th, 2019 / 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Where: EOS North America, 3813 Helios Way #298, Pflugerville, TX 78660

Are you looking for innovative, efficient solutions for your additive manufacturing process? Industrial 3D printing, Particle Size & Shape Analysis, Elemental Analysis, Heat Treatment, Microstructural Analysis and Hardness Testing- EOS, the Verder Scientific companies and Mager Scientific offer high quality solutions combined with expert advice and support service.

Click here to register for our workshop!

This workshop will provide hands on experience with live operating test systems for:

  • 3D Printing
  • Feed stock, particle size analysis and morphology
  • Particle size Analysis & Dynamic Image Analysis
  • Heat treatment for annealing, debinding and sintering
  • C,S,N,O,H analysis of powder metals and finished products
  • Recovery/recycling of non conforming products for re-use of feed stock materials
  • Cutting, polishing and mechanical testing of finished products
  • Qness

Please join us for this unique opportunity to experience Additive Manufacturing from Start to Finish!


Dr. Ankit Saharan, Manager of Research and Applications Development at EOS North America

Kyle James, Business Unit Manager for our Retsch product line at Verder Scientific Inc, with extensive experience in sample preparation & particle size reduction for 11 years

Gert Beckmann, Product Manager Retsch Technology GmbH, with over 19 years of experience in particle science and product development

Paul Cloake, President of Microtrac Inc. With over 30 years experience in Laser Diffraction and Dynamic Light Scattering technology in both product and applications development

Michael Hager, Business Unit Manager for our Carbolite Gero product line at Verder Scientific Inc, with a background in material science & experience in heat treating green parts

Cesar Ballester, Sales Manager for our Eltra product line at Verder Scientific Inc, with a background in Chemistry & Engineering

Cathy Johnson, Technical Specialist at Mager Scientific for the ATM Materialography product line, with 30 years’ experience in materials microanalysis as it pertains to material/product development and failure analysis

Ryan Fowler, Hardness testing specialist at Mager Scientific, with over 25 years’ experience in material preparation, hardness testing, and image analysis

Ryan Wicker, PhD PE, Professor and Director of the W.M. Keck Center for 3D Innovation at the University of Texas at El Paso, leading one of the best equipped academic laboratories in the world focused on additive manufacturing.


8:00 AM Registration

8:30 AM Welcome & Introduction (Overview of EOS with Dr. Ankit Saharan)

8:45 AM Welcome & Introduction (Overview of VSUS with Georg Schick, President of VSUS)

Presentations from 9:45am- 12:0pm

9:00 AM EOS Presentation Begins
9:30 AM Retsch Presentation begins
10:10 AM Microtrac/Retsch Technology Presentation begins
10:40 AM Carbolite Gero Presentation Begins
11:10 AM Eltra Presentation Begins
11:40 AM ATM/Qness Presentation Begins

12:20PM Break

12:30-1:30 PM Lunch with Keynote Speaker Ryan Wicker, PhD from UTEP
“Frontier Applications in Powder Based Additive Manufacturing”

1:30 PM-5:00 PM Hands on experience with Equipment

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