International Research Seminar on Non-destructive Evaluation

09:00 - 13:30, 22nd June 2007, Room: 2.21 Beehive, Newcastle University

To build interdisciplinary R&D link with China, India and Korea and solve challenging problems in the emerging areas, e.g. non-destructive evaluation for industrial health monitoring, an international research seminar will be held in Newcastle University, as part of the Royal Society funded China-UK Science Network, coordinated by Professor Gui Yun Tian. Seven people from industry and universities will present their work, followed by lab tours and discussion. The seminar
is welcome everyone from any background.

22nd June seminar, 2.21 Beehive, Newcastle University


9:00-9:15 Tea/coffee
9:15-9:25 Welcome – Professor Bayan Sharif , HOS
9:25-9:45 Shen Gong Tian
“NDT in China”
China Special Equipment Inspection and Research Center (CSEI)
Building 2, Xiyuan, Hepingjie, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100013, China

9:45 – 10:05 Professor Li Luming
“Engineering Research in Tsinghua University”
Tsinghua University, China
Room 803, Space center, Main building, Tsinghua University

10:05-10:25 B.P.C. Rao
"Advances in electromagnetic NDE techniques for defect and microstructural characterisation".
Dr. B. Purna Chandra Rao, Head, EMSI Section
NDE Division, Metallurgy & Materials Group Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research (IGCAR) Kalpakkam, TN - 603 102, India

10:25 -10:45 Prof. Dr. Zhenmao Chen
"Passive Nondestructive Evaluation of Mechanical Damages in Austenitic Stainless Steel by Measuring and Inversion of Natrual Magnetic Field Signals"
Vice Dean, School of Aerospace, Xian Jiaotong University
28 West Xianning Road, Xian, 710049, China

10:45-11:00 Tea/coffee

11:00-11:20 Professor Jinyi Lee
“Magnetic Camera & It's application"
Dept. of Control & Instrumentation Engineering,
Faculty of Electronics & Information, Chosun University

11:40-12:00 Iain.Baillie
"Laser - EMATs work, for hot billet inspection"
Corus Ltd

12:20-12:30 Dr Brian Shaw, Dr John Haigh
"Magnetic barkhausen noise and applications"
School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering, Newcastle University

12:30-12:40 Mr John Wilson
"Pulse electromagnetic NDE"
School of Electrical, Electronic and Computer Engineering, Newcastle University

12:40 - 1:30 Lunch at E4, the basement, Merz Court *

Published: 21st June 2007