The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University will be hosting a International Friction Processing Seminar during the month of August 2011. The seminar is aimed at presenting the fundamentals and current status of Friction Processing research. It aims to provide researchers and engineers an opportunity to review the current status of available Friction Processes and discuss the future possibilities of the technology. (see to the right IFPS flyer)

To conclude this seminar the NMMU will be hosting a International Friction Processing Workshop for industry to discuss the strategic direction of Friction Processing research in South Africa. Discussions with international stakeholders and international collaboration teams will assist in strategically aligning research activities and to establish possible research collaboration.

We wish to invite you to take part in the one day workshop that will be held on 01 September 2011 at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth.

Should you want to attend the workshop, kindly confirm your attendance by completing the registration form (on the right) and returning it to the secretariat by no later than 29 July 2011.

Should you have any queries with regard to the workshop or seminar,
kindly contact the Seminar Secretariat.

Seminar Secretariat

Nadine J. Marupen (Ms)
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Summerstrand North campus
Port Elizabeth, 6001
Tel. (+27) 41 504 3019
Fax (+27) 41 504 9123


Contact information
Ms Nadine Goliath
Training Academy Manager
Tel: 27 41 504 3019