Day 1: September 14, 2022


Meggit – Workshop


Konstantin Astafiev, Meggitt A/S, Denmark


Piezoelectric ceramics and their properties
E. Ringgaard, Meggitt A/S, Denmark


Coffee break


Lead-free materials, a path towards commercialization
Konstantin Astafiev, Meggitt A/S, Denmark


Application of piezoelectric materials
E. Ringgaard, Meggitt A/S, Denmark


Coffee break


Application specific shaping technologies for piezoelectric materials
Konstantin Astafiev, Meggitt A/S, Denmark


Innovation hub
Konstantin Astafiev, Meggitt A/S, Denmark
Get together: networking and snacks in exhibition at Fraunhofer IKTS


Day 2: September 15, 2022




Tbd., Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden, Germany
Session 1: Solutions and customer requirements






Lithography-based additive manufacturing of piezoceramic materials
Dr. Martin Schwentenwein, Lithoz, Wien, Austria
10:00–10:45 Coffee break in exhibition area
Session 2: Piezoelectric materials and components
10:45–11:15 Piezoelectric applications supported by Ceramtec
Dr. Hans-Jürgen Schreiner, CeramTec GmbH, Plochingen, Germany
11:15–11:45 Military and industrial applications of PIN-PMN-PT single crystal in 2-2 and 1-3 composites
Ha-Seong Park, iBULe Photonics Inc., Incheon, Republic of Korea
11:45–12:15 Lead-free piezoceramics and possible applications
Dr. Franz Schubert, PI Ceramic GmbH, Lederhose, Germany
12:15–13:30 Lunch break in exhibition area
Session 3: Solutions and customer requirements: Ultrasonics
13:30–14:00 Sound field shaping with a 16-channel probe for coupling agent-free airborne ultrasonic testing
Dr. Ralf Steinhausen, FZU Forschungszentrum Ultraschall gGmbH, Halle, Germany
14:00–14:30 Design, fabrication and performance assessment of embedded piezoelectric transducers for ultrasonic monitoring of concrete structures
Prof. Arnaud Deraemaeker, Université libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
14:30–15:00 Embedding of 1-3 piezo composites into flexible substrates for ultrasound applications
Dr. Eckard Bihler, DYCONEX AG, Bassersdorf, Switzerland
15:00–15:30 Coffee break in exhibition area
15:30–16:00 Piezoelectric transducers for ultrasonic flowmeter applications at cryogenic temperatures
Dr. Robert Weser, SICK Engineering GmbH, Ottendorf-Okrilla, Germany
16:00–16:30 High frequency ultrasonic transducers with finescaled 1-3 piezoceramic composites for SAM
Dr. Paul Günther, Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden, Germany and Dr. Christian Käpplinger, PVA Tepla, Wettenberg, Germany
16:45–17:45 Fraunhofer lab tour
18:00 Transfer to the cable railway Dresden, afterwards walk to the conference dinner
19:00 Conference dinner at Louisenhof

Day 3: September 16, 2022


Session 4: Solutions and customer requirements: Sensing, monitoring and testing


Integrated sensors in machine tools and forming machines for process monitoring
Prof. Dirk Lange, Marposs Monitoring Solutions GmbH, Egestorf, Germany


Wireless In-situ cutting force measurement based on piezoceramic thick film sensors
Martin Ettrichrätz, Fraunhofer IWU, Dresden, Germany and Dr. Sylvia Gebhardt, Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden, Germany


Probes for air coupled ultrasonic testing based on piezocomposite materials
Andreas Mück, SONOTEC GmbH, Halle, Germany


Coffee break in exhibition area
Session 5: market and future developments, summary


SmaDi & KnowNow – ontology aided material research for electroceramics
Dr. Sebastian Stark, Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden, Germany


Smart Structure applications – from hard to soft transducer materials
Dr. Sven Herold, Fraunhofer LBF, Darmstadt, Germany


Quo vadis, piezocomposites?
Thomas Daue, Smart Material GmbH, Dresden Germany


Symposium wrap up and farewell
Dr. Holger Neubert,  Fraunhofer IKTS, Dresden Germany
13:00–14:00 Lunch break in exhibition area