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The QPINOX consortium held their third face-to-face meeting by teleconference in June 2020

The QPINOX consortium held their third face-to-face meeting by teleconference in June 2020. Despite the threats from COVID-19, the project team has been able to push the project forwards. Using material distributed at the end of 2019 , partners have subjected samples to novel heat treatments using both a Dilatometer and a Gleeble®. The microstructures…
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The QPINOX consortium held their second face to face meeting at IMDEA materials headquarters in Madrid in December 2019.

Two new members were welcomed to the team i.e. Andres Soraluce (IMDEA), and Gaojie Li (TUDELFT). So far in the project several completely new stainless steel compositions designed and then successfully were cast and hot rolled. This “new” material was distributed amongst several partners for further experiments and analysis e.g. Dilatometry, SEM and Corrosion studies.

The QPINOX project takes off

The QPINOX project team met for the first time in the first face to face progress meeting at CSM SpA headquarters in Rome, Italy. The project aims and goals were discussed and the activities for the next 6 months were planned in detail.