Vol. 21 January Issue
Year 2020




A technology, ISO certified!

MFN was able to get an interview with Claudiu Ionescu Phd - Stelux Manager & Customer Solutions Engineer at Winoa.

ICSP14 is Rapidly Approaching, Save The Date!

This month MFN interviewed Mario Guagliano, Full Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, a very well-known university in a top position in the international rankings for Engineering, Architecture, and Design. He is one of the academic leaders in shot peening. We met him in his office and we had the opportunity to talk about the next 14th International Conference on Shot Peening, which he will chair, hosted at Politecnico di Milano on September 7-10, 2020.

Explore the Southwest China Surface Finishing Market

MFN had the pleasure to talk to one of the organizers Mr. Zhang Zhi from Wise Exhibition (Guangdong) Co., Ltd regarding the exhibition introduction and industrial trend.

Cover Page

SHOT PEENING: The World's First microwave-assisted Flow Rate Valve for Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Media!

Science Update

Laser Shock Peening For Fatigue Life Extension In Aerospace Structures

Author: Professor Michael E. Fitzpatrick

Composite Peening – Embedment Of Ceramic Blasting Particles In A Metal Matrix

Author: M.Sc. Michael Seitz

Standards Forum

AS13004 – Bringing Control To A World Of Risk

Good Vibrations

Good For The Economy. Good For Surface Technology

Author: Dirk Gather

Off the Beaten Track

On A Whim

Author: Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

Keep Yourself Motivated At the Workplace And Elsewhere!

Author: Andrzej Wojtas


Concept For Blasting Lightweight Parts

Author: Ulf Kapitza

Experience Seamlessness: Italpresse Gauss and StrikoWestofen to Showcase the ‘Complete Connected Aluminium Foundry’ at EUROGUSS 2020

Pangborn Opens State-of-the-Art Customer Technology Center

Environmentally Friendly Flushing System Reduces VOC Emissions During Color Changes By Up To 60 Percent

Development of a New Quicker Cleaning Process for Ceramic Components