Prof. Dmitry Eskin
Brunel University, London
Dmitry G. Eskin is a professor of Brunel University London/BCAST since 2011. Before joining BCAST, he worked as a senior scientist and associate professor in Delft University of Technology/Materials innovation institute (1999-2011). Prof. Eskin is an internationally recognised scientist in the fundamentals of solidification processes, casting defects and ultrasonic melt processing. He has over 330 papers (H-index 55, more than 11,000 citations) and 7 monographs to his name, including Multicomponent Phase Diagrams: Applications for Commercial Aluminum Alloys (2005), Physical Metallurgy of Direct-Chill Casting of Aluminum Alloys (2008), Ultrasonic Treatment of Light Alloy Melts (2015) and Solidification Processing of Metallic Alloys under External Fields (2018). Prof. Eskin is a member of editorial boards of Ultrasonic Sonochemistry, JOM, Metall. Mater. Trans. A and served as a chairman of TMS Aluminum Committee in 2022-2023. He has received TMS Warren Peterson Cast Shop for Aluminum Production Awards (2011, 2013), TMS Aluminum Technology Award (2013) and Mendeleev Medal from TSU (2018).
Abstract title: Recent developments in ultrasonic melt processing: from fundamentals to practice