Ti-2015: The 13th World Conference on Titanium(8.16-20,2015,California)

Ti-2015: The 13th World Conference on Titanium

August 16-20, 2015 * Manchester Grand Hyatt * San Diego, California

The 13th World Conference on Titanium (Ti-2015) is the thirteenth in a series of meetings that have been held every four years since 1968, with the purpose of bringing together the world’s titanium community to present and discuss progress in titanium science and technology. Participation of the seven major titanium countries (UK, USA, CIS, Japan, Germany, France, and China) in the International Organizing Committee (IOC) guarantees extensive coverage of new areas in research, development and application of titanium. This conference is sponsored by the Titanium Committee of the TMS Structural Materials Division.


Technical topics include:
  • Extraction and Powder Production
  • Wrought Processing and Fabrication
  • Melting and Casting
  • Alloy Composition-Microstructure-Properties
  • Intermetallics and MMCs
  • Additive and Near Net Shape Manufacturing Environmental Behavior
  • Aerospace Applications
  • Biomedical and Healthcare Applications
  • Industrial, Marine, and Other Applications
  • ICME - Integrated Computational Materials Engineering


  • Martin Jackson, The Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining
  • Vasisht Venkatesh, chair, The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS)
  • Rodney Boyer, ASM International
  • Orest Ivasishin, Interstate Association Titan
  • Mitsuo Niinomi, Japan Institute of Metals (JIM)
  • Lothar Wagner, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Materialkunde e.V.
  • Patrick Villechaise, La Societe Francaise de Metallurgie et de Materiaux
  • Lian Zhou, The Nonferrous Metals Society of China


  • Chair: Vasisht Venkatesh, Pratt & Whitney
  • Vice-Chair: Julie Christodoulou, U.S. Office of Naval Research
  • John Allison, University of Michigan
  • Sreeramamurthy Ankem, University of Maryland
  • Rod Boyer, The Boeing Company (Retired)
  • Amit Chatterjee, Rolls-Royce
  • Hamish Frazer, The Ohio State University
  • Ashraf Imam, George Washington University
  • Yoji Kosaka, TIMET
  • Adam Pilchak, U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory
  • Henry Rack, Clemson University
  • Andy Woodfield, GE Aviation


For more information about this meeting, please complete the meeting inquiry form or contact:

TMS Meeting Services

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*Website: http://www.tms.org/meetings/2015/Ti2015/home.aspx#.VKYb2TocSUl