Second International School
on Mechanical Spectroscopy

MS - 2

Kraków-Krynica, 3-8 December, 2000
AGH - University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland
AGH - University of Science and Technology, Kraków, Poland
PROGRAMME:

Sunday, December 3

9 am - 4 pm

Registration at the AGH - University of Science and Technology
(Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza, AGH) - Building A-2, ground floor

The picture of the main A-0 Building, al. Mickiewicza 30, Kraków is shown below. The registration desk is 200 meters from A-0 Building

4.30 pm Departure by bus from the parking in front of the A-2 Building
7.05 pm Arrival to Krynica: D.W. ‘Baska’, Sloneczna 47, Rapsodia Hotel
8:30 pm Opening dinner - Rapsodia Hotel

Monday, December 4

Morning Session

  • Mechanical Spectroscopy - Revisited
  • Mechanical Spectroscopy and Other Relaxation Spectroscopies

Afternoon Session

  • Mechanical Relaxation Effects Due to Interstitial Solute Atoms in Metals
  • Interactions of Elastic Dipoles in Solids
  • Strain-Induced Interaction of Dissolved Atoms and Mechanical Relaxations in Solid Solutions
  • Option 1: Departure for sleight ride (‘kulig’) along peaks around Krynica and dinner in the mountains (please take your mountain shoes and warm cloth)
  • Option 2: Beer session with extra Polish pork

Tuesday, December 5

Morning Session

  • Core Structure of Dislocations and Their Contributions to Internal Friction
  • Computer Simulation of Internal Friction Spectrum Utilizing an Interactive Kink Chain Mobile Foreign Interstitial Model

Afternoon Session

  • Atomic Structure of Common Type Grain Boundaries. Mechanisms of Grain Boundary Internal Friction
  • Amplitude Dependent Internal Friction and Mechanical Properties of Crystals
  • Acousto-optical Spectroscopy of Dislocations in Wide Band Gap Semiconductors

Evening Activities

  • Round Table Discussion

Wednesday, December 6

Morning Session

  • Mechanical Relaxations in Metallic Glasses
  • Concept for Investigation of Power Plant Piping Systems Operating in Creep Range to Extend their Service Lives Through Improvement Measures
  • Departure at 12.30 to the top of Jaworzyna Krynicka by the Modern Gondola Lift (2211 m).
  • Lunch at the top of the Jaworzyna mountain in a traditional Polish inn.

Afternoon Session

  • Session for Short Oral Contributions

Evening Activities

  • Round Table Discussion

Thursday, December 7

Morning Session

  • Mechanical Spectroscopy of Ceramic Materials
  • Session on Non-Destructive Testing:
    The Impulse Excitation Technique - Applications to Non-Destructive Testing (NDT)

Afternoon Session

  • Session for Short Oral Contributions
  • Workshop.
  • Presentation of Mechanical Spectrometers, Ultrasonic Flaw Detectors, Recent Models of Digital Optical Microscopes, Equipment for NDT
  • Closing and Retrospective Remarks: Work of J. L. Snoek
  • Congress Dinner in 'Karczma Regionalna', Krynica-Czarny Potok

 

Friday, December 8

  • Departure to Kraków
  • Visit to The Princes Czartoryski Museum in Kraków
    Special visit to admire 'Lady with the Ermine' - ca. 1490 by Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Visit to opera or theatre

Kraków Main Square