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Rolling Contact Fatigue

White Etching Areas

Structural Changes in Roller Bearings resulting in Early Crack Formation

Heat treatment and alloy development

Tooth flank breakage

Structural and Chemical Atomic Complexity

Heat treatment sintered gear

Mechanism based modelling of tempering

Mechanics of Materials

Fatigue of tool steel

SWL Eisenguss

Operating point-dependent qualification and selection of plain bearing materials

Development of a metallic running layer material for mechanically and thermally highly loaded hydrodynamic plain bearings

Component strength of heat-treated sintered steels

Lightweight Design of casted structural components in wind turbines

Fatigue strength of cast iron components

Powder Technology

Customized wear-resistant composite components through additive manufacturing and hot isostatic pressing

Microstructure simulation of reactive air brazing

Configuration of specific component properties by processing AM powder mixtures

Fabrication of Press Hardening Tools by Laser Powder Bed Fusion Process

Influence of the initial porosity on the hot isostatic pressing of components manufactured with additives

Additive manufacturing of cutting tools from tungsten carbide-cobalt

Field Assisted Sintering Technology (FAST) of Gadolinium doped Cerium-oxide (GDC)

Proof of the functionality of a flat sliding valve with ceramic components for the hydraulics

Co-sintering of metal-ceramic laminates with consideration of aniso-tropic shrinkage