Oral Presentations

11h00-11h20 Tin sources and bronze production in NW Iberia in ancient times. Elin Figueiredo, Emmanuelle Meunier, Rui J.C. Silva, João Pedro Veiga

11h20-11h40 Evolutions in mining between the second Iron Age and the beginning of the Roman Period in South-Western Gaul. The case of the Pyrenean district for argentiferous copper of the Arize Massif. Emmanuelle Meunier

11h40-12h00 Portuguese silver from the 15th to the 17th century, the 11 dinheiros silver coins. Rui Borges

12h00-12h20 From industry to amateurs: the Sacavém Ceramic Factory (Sacavém, Portugal) and 19th century amateurs china painters. Mathilda Larsson Coutinho, Teresa Pereira da Silva, José Mirão, João Pedro Veiga

14h00-14h20 Roman construction lime in Conimbriga, Portugal — from production to alteration. A.P. Rodrigues, F. Carvalho, R.J.C. Silva, V.H. Correia, J. Coroado, L.M. Ferreira, J.P. Veiga

14h20-14h40 Additive Fabrication of Anepectic Meshes. J. S. Raminhos, J. P. Borges, A. Velhinho

14h40-15h00 Barium titanate based piezoelectric ceramics for bone regeneration. Diogo B. Moniz *,1, Andreia A. S. Lopes 1, Célia Henriques 2, Jorge C. Silva2, João P. Borges1 , M. Carmo Lança 1, M. Margarida R.A. Lima *,1

15h30-15h40 In situ structural characterization of functionally graded Ni-Ti shape memory alloy during tensile loading. F.M. Braz Fernandes, E. Camacho, P.F. Rodrigues, P. Inácio, T. Santos, N. Schell.

15h40-16h00 Dissimilar laser welding of NiTi to Ti6Al4V - weldability issues and their mitigation. J.P. Oliveira, B. Panton, Z. Zeng,C. M Andrei, Y. Zhou, R.M. Miranda, F.M. Braz Fernandes

16h00-16h20 Wire and Arc Additive Manufacturing of HSLA Steel. Tiago A. Rodrigues, V.Duarte,Telmo G.Santos, R.M.Miranda, J.P.Oliveira


1 - Characterization of black crusts in the Palace of Knossos, Crete, Greece

2 - Efflorescence and crusts in Cultural Heritage from the island of Crete

3 - Synchrotron radiation-based X-ray diffraction applied to the study of Roman tesserae

4 - Mortars and binders from built cultural heritage: Analytical techniques in the characterization of ancient materials

5 - XANES investigation of the yellow Sb-Pb pigment used in colour mixtures in Portuguese ceramics during the 18-19th centuries

6 - Co K-edge XANES in ceramic pigments form faience and porcelains from the 16th to the 18th century

7 - Multi-analytical approach to the characterization of mortars from Roman mosaics: a case-study from Conimbriga, Portugal

8 - Mining heritage as a source of knowledge on secondary iron sulphates formed in abandoned mines

9 - Mineralogical characterization of the Algares 30-level addit for cultural tourism, Aljustrel mine, Iberian Pyrite Belt

10 - Overview of hazardous elements present in incrustations resulting from the 2014-15 eruption of Fogo volcano, Cape Verde

11 - Bronzes with high tin content: long term corrosion evolution. Ana Sofia Saraiva, Elin Figueiredo, Rui J.C. Silva.

12 - Study of a pair of gold earrings attributed to Late Bronze Age by SEM-EDS and optical microscopy. Elin Figueiredo, Rui J.C. Silva, Rui Borges, António M. Silva

13 - Tomographic image analysis of reinforcement distribution in composites using a flexible and materials specialist-friendly computational environment

14 - Mechanical properties and fatigue behaviour of the Ti10Ta alloy

15 - Functional fatigue in functionally graded shape memory alloys.

16 - Modelling functional gradient in shape memory alloy wires

17 - Thermomechanical Behaviour Of Shape Memory Rivet - In Situ Study. F. M. Braz Fernandes, E. Camacho, P.F. Rodrigues, Norbert Schell

18 - Functionally Graded Orthodontic Archwires - Production And Characterization. F. M. Braz Fernandes, P.F. Rodrigues, R. Magalhães, E. Camacho, P. Inácio, T. Santos, N. Schell

19 - Optimization of the mechanical activation process of NiTi alloys

20 - Shape memory alloy-based composites fabricated by severe plastic deformation. F.M. Braz Fernandes, E. Camacho, C. Marcu, C. Gurau, G. Gurau

21 - Synthesis and characterization of Cu12-x-yZnxFeySb4S13-z tetrahedrites

22 - Influence of protective atmosphere on the mechanical properties of 420 Stainless Steel (AISI) processed by Selective Laser Melting

23 - MINEHERITAGE: Tracing and learning from ancient materials and mining technology

24 - A philatelic overview of X-rays, crystals and X-ray diffraction. F.M. Braz Fernandes

25 - New WC-Cu composites for the divertor in fusion reactors

26 - Structural Materials Research Group