Steels for Gear Applications - May 20-22, 2019

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Who Should Attend:

Gear Engineers 

Gear Designers 

Material Specialists 

Metallurgists at OEMs, Tier 1s, Tier 2s, etc. 

Production engineers 



Expected Student Learning (Course Level) Outcomes:

Understand how material properties are affected by steel quality and heat treatment.

Describe how stresses are introduced by heat treatment process and surface modification treatments.

Understanding how to select a steel and heat treatment combination to meet the demands of the application

Review influence of material selection on the manufacturing of components

Discuss how to verify and specify required steel properties.

The training will be a mix of presentations and workshop activities. Discussions during the presentations are encouraged. The training will end with an electronic diagnostic so please bring mobile phone, tablet or laptop to the training.

2.0 CEUs

Lily Kamjou (Moderator)

Senior Specialist Powertrain

Lily Kamjou is a Senior Specialist in Ovako’s Industry Solutions Development department. In her current role, she focuses on application development specializing in the powertrain area. Kamjou joined Ovako in 2008 and is based at the company’s headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden. She has held a variety of positions in the automotive sector including working with the highly demanding market for diesel injection systems. Kamjou has a master’s degree in materials engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH, Stockholm) and a bachelor’s degree in social science from Stockholm University.

Patrik Ölund (Moderator)

Director, Head of Group R&D

Patrik Ölund is head of group research and development at Ovako. Educated at The Royal Institute of Technology (KTH, Stockholm,Sweden (1985-1990). He worked at the Swedish Institute for Metals Research (1990-1995) doing research relating to inclusions,fatigue and heat treatment. In 1995 he joined Ovako in the research department, which he now heads. Ölund is the winner of the Kami Prize 2013, presented to a distinguished scientist whose research has become the basis of a technical development within the Swedish steel and metal industry.

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