Open Science Research Excellence

ICEFA 2020 : International Conference on Engineering Failure Analysis

Paris, France
October 29 - 30, 2020

Call for Papers

ICEFA 2020 : International Conference on Engineering Failure Analysis is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Engineering Failure Analysis. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Engineering failure analysis
  • Engineering failure modes for metallic and non-metallic engineering materials
  • Case studies of failures in industry sectors such as aerospace, marine and offshore, automotive, rail, power generation, mining and minerals, consumer goods, medical devices and others
  • Structural and architectural failures
  • Failure analysis and joining technologies
  • Role of condition monitoring and NDT in failure avoidance
  • Failure analysis, maintenance and reliability
  • Role of failure analysis in the design process
  • Legal matters, ethical issues and insurance in the failure analysis industry
  • Training and accreditation in failure analysis research and industry
  • Data collection and information management for failure analysis
  • Field examination
  • Visual examination and photo documentation
  • Chemical analysis
  • Metallographic examinations
  • Hardness measurements
  • Mechanical testing
  • Macro examination using a stereo microscope
  • Micro examination using a scanning electron microscope
  • Fatigue tests and mechanical tests
  • Fatigue and mechanical test capabilities