EU project LoCoLite

Low Cost forming of Lightweight structures for transportation industries

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  13. Nikolaos Mekras and Ioannis Artemakis, Knowledge based system to support the design of tools for the HFQ forming process for aluminium-based products, in Conf. Proc. of ICNFT2015 (4th International Conference on New Forming Technology), EDP Sciences, Glasgow, 2015.
  14. Xiaochuan Liu, Kang Ji, Omer El Fakir, Jun Liu, Qunli Zhang and Liliang Wang, Determination of the Interfacial Heat Transfer Coefficient in the Hot Stamping of AA7075, in Conf. Proc. of ICNFT2015 (4th International Conference on New Forming Technology), EDP Sciences, Glasgow, 2015.
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