December 4-5, 2018 Adorf, Germany

our lectures this year


E. Bohnsack (Rheinmetall Waffe Munition GmbH, Unterlüß, Germany)

About the Mie-Grüneisen EOS in Combination with the Johnson-Cook Material Model


Y. Demarty1, P. Simon1,2, A. Rusinek2 (1French-German Institute of Saint-Louis, Saint-Louis, France; 2Laboratory of Microstructure Studies and Mechanics of Materials, Lorraine University, Metz, France)

Mechanical behaviour modelling under dynamic conditions: Application to structural and high strength steels


S. Dieck1, F. Pursche2, L. Weller3, T. Halle1, N. Herzig2, I. Schneider3 (1MDZWP e.V., Magdeburg, Germany; 2Nordmetall GmbH, Neukirchen-Adorf, Germany; 3Bundeswehr Research Institute for Materials, Fuels and Lubricants (WIWeB), Erding, Germany)

Application potential of Q&P heat treatment for high strength security steels


A. E. Mayer, A. A. Ebel (Chelyabinsk State University, Chelyabinsk, Russia)

Influence of the rear surface relief on resistance to shock-wave spallation


N. J. Edwards1,2, S. J. Cimpoeru3, D. Ruan1,2, G. Lu1 (1Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Australia; 2Defence Materials Technology Centre, Hawthorn, Australia; 3Defence Science and Technology Group, Fishermans Bend, Australia)

Adiabatic Shear Bands in 2024-T351 Aluminium


J. Maffert (AG der Dillinger Hüttenwerke, Dillingen, Germany)

New status report about latest investigations on DIFENDER products


G. T. (Rusty) Gray III (Materials Science and Technology Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, United States of America)

Compact Forced Simple-Shear (CFSS) Sample for Studying the Mechanical Response and Microstructure Evolution during Shear Localization in 7039-Al, Ti-6Al-4V, and Ta


C. Günster (thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG, Duisburg, Germany)

Secure®-recent developments and improvements


N. Herzig (Nordmetall GmbH, Neukirchen-Adorf, Germany)

Recent developments at Nordmetall


J. Luft1, J. Emmrich2, F. Pursche3, E. Kieselstein4, C. Ehemann2, R. Kawalla1, M. Ullmann1, U. Prahl1, N. Herzig3, J. Kaufmann2, L. Kroll2 (1Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Institute of  Metal Forming, Freiberg, Germany; 2Technische Universität Chemnitz, Institute of Lightweight Structure, Chemnitz, Germany, 3Nordmetall GmbH, Neukirchen-Adorf, Germany, 4Kieselstein International GmbH, Chemnitz, Germany)

Manufacturing of light metal wire-mesh-plastic composites as a new class of composite materials


S. Mates (National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaitherburg, United States of America)

Dynamic Compression Behavior of Rapidly Heated Carbon Steels


P. N. Mayer, A. E. Mayer (Chelyabinsk State University, Chelyabinsk, Russia)

Size distribution of pores in solid and molten metals at spall fracture and dynamics of foamed solid and molten aluminium: molecular dynamic investigations and mechanical models


S. V. Razorenov1,2, G. V. Garkushin1,2, E. G. Astafurova3, V. A. Maskvina3, O. N. Ignatova4, A. N. Malyshev4 (1Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics RAS, Chernogolovka, Russia;  2National Research Tomsk state University, Tomsk, Russia; 3Institute of Strength Physics and Materials Science SB RAS, Tomsk, Russia; 4The Russian Federal Nuclear Center, Research Institute of Experimental Physics, Sarov, Russia)

Effect of dislocation density on the resistance to high-rate deformation and fracture of copper M1 and austenitic stainless steel


M. Roth, M. Berg, R. Niefanger, B. Schünemann (Rheinmetall Waffe Munition GmbH, Unterlüß, Germany)

Analysis of different numerical methods for simulation of terminal ballistics


K. Staudhammer (Los Alamos National Laboratory (Retired), Los Alamos, United States of America)

Formation of Martensite in Steels


L. Olovsson1, A. G. Hanssen1, F. Pursche2, N. Herzig2 (1IMPETUS Afea, Flekkefjord Norway; 2Nordmetall GmbH, Neukirchen-Adorf, Germany)

Impetus advanced strength and failure material modelling for terminal ballistics simulation


G. Heide (Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Institute of Mineralogy, Freiberg, Germany)

Shockwave research in Freiberg – New possibilities and limitations


A. Klavzar1, B.-M. Fischer1, S. Abdel-Malek2, F. Pursche2, N. Herzig2 (1French-German Institute of Saint-Louis, Saint-Louis, France; 2Nordmetall GmbH, Neukirchen-Adorf, Germany)

Improvement of the prediction of failure behavior of steels under consideration of adiabatic shear phenomenon – experiment and simulation


Preliminary Agenda of the 13th Nordmetall Colloquium 2018


Preliminary Agenda 2018 [pdf]

Udo Leschner
phone: +49 (0) 371-503 490 29
Conference venue:
Wasserschloss Klaffenbach
Wasserschlossweg 6
09123 Chemnitz