Special Issue on: "Advances in Materials Forming"
Prof. J. Paulo Davim, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Currently, materials forming include a large group of manufacturing processes in which plastic deformation is used. Materials forming present numerous advantages in the manufacturing of components, from a wide range of materials. This special issue focused in metal forming invites the submission of high quality research articles related to theory, practice and applications.
Suitable topics include, but are not limited, to the following:
- Shearing, blanking and punching
- Deep drawing
- Explosive forming
- Electromagnetic forming
- Powder forming
- Incremental forming
- Machining deformation
Notes for Prospective Authors
Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).
All papers are refereed through a peer review process.
All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.
If you have any queries concerning this special issue, please email the Guest Editor Prof. J. Paulo Davim at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Manuscripts due by: 31 December, 2017
Notification to authors: 31 March, 2018
Final versions due by: 31 May, 2018