• Theory and technology of solid state and liquid phase sintering-fundamental and applied aspects
  • Grain boundary phenomena for advanced materials processing and application
  • Novel sintering methods(sintering under high pressure; shock wave sintering; low temperature sintering; 
    hot pressing and hot isostatic pressing; laser sintering; spark plasma sintering; flash sintering
  • Nano-structuring of materials by severe plastic deformation
  • Microstructural control during sintering at multiple scales from nano to macro level
  • Sintering phenomena in 3D printing
  • Application of sintering in advance technology