Thermo-chemical treatment (carburizing, nitriding, nitrocarburising, )
Surface hardening (induction, laser, ..)
Coating technology and coatings (PVD, CVD, plasma, thermal spray, ...)
Design and construction of industrial heat treatment equipment
Equipment for measurement and process control
Quenching technology, equipment and quenchants
Residual stress and distortion
Environmental impact of heat treatment
Environmental aspects of surface engineering
Tribology and tribological testing methods
Wear and wear protection
Modeling and simulation of heat treatment and surface engineering related aspects
Reliability and process control
Cost analysis and reduction in manufacturing
Energy saving
Bulk heat treatment
Mechanical properties