Academia NDT International Research Day 2023


Scheduled for July 5, 2023

The Academia Day will be organized within ECNDT2023 and other parallel sessions.

1. Frontiers in NDT:
(Chair Peter Trampus)

09:00/09:10 – Opening and welcome
Peter Trampus,  President of Academia NDT International, Hungary

09:10/09:50 – NDE and Deep Learning: Fashion Trend or the Future?
Keynote presentation – Roman Gr. Maev, University of Windsor, Canada

09:50/10:20 – The perspective of Academia NDT International
Peter Trampus, President of Academia NDT International, Hungary

10:20/10:40 – Experimental evidence of the spin magnetic moment of electron activated by the magnetic field and monitored by acoustic emission
Giuseppe NardoniN. FallahiP. Nardoni, I&T Nardoni Institute, Italy


10:40/11:10 – Coffee Break


2. International Forum on NDT Education at Universities

  • Joint meeting of Academia NDT International with ICNDT WG 3 (Chair Younho Cho, Peter Trampus)

11:10/11:20 – Opening and welcome
Younho Cho, President of WCNDT2020 and WG 3 of ICNDT, South Korea

11:20/11:50 – NDT Integrity Engineering – The Feasible Curriculum
Keynote presentation

  • Peter Trampus, President of Academia NDT International, Hungary
  • Vjera Krstelj, President of Croatian Engineering Association, Croatia

11:50/12:10 – Current Status and Challenges of NDE Education at Academic Institutions in the U.S.A.
Reza Zoughi, Center for Nondestructive Evaluation (CNDE), IOWA State university, USA

12:10/12:30 – The UK Research Centre for NDE (RCNDE) – Twenty Years of Delivering Value to Industry
Colin Brett, RCNDE, UK

12:30/12:50 – General education and training of NDT personnel, including NDT Education at Universities in South Africa
Manfred Johannes, Immediate Past President of SAINT, South Africa


12:50/14:10 – Lunch


3. International Forum on NDT Education at Universities

14:10/14:30 – Experience with an International NDT Master Course in View of Research and Development

  • Uwe Ewert, Dresden International University, Germany
  • Viktor Lyamkin, NDT and Quality Assurance (LZfPQ), Saarland University, Campus Dudweiler, Germany
  • Christian Boller, NDT and Quality Assurance (LZfPQ), Saarland University, Campus Dudweiler, Germany | Dresden International University, Germany

14:30/14:50 – Strategy for NDTE education at universities in France

  • Philippe Duvauchelle, NDT specialized master, INSA, France
  • Rachid El-Guerjouma, Mechanical engineering and acoustic, Le Mans University, France
  • Serge Dos Santos, INSA Centre Val de Loire, France

14:50/15:10 – The Role of ASNT in Supporting NDT Education and Research in the USA
Shant Kenderian, The Aerospace Corporation, ASNT engineering council, USA

15:10/15:30 – Development and Practical Exploration of NDT Education at Universities in China
Yongshun Xiao, Tsinghua university, China

15:30/15:50 – Strategy for NDE education at universities in UK: An integrated education programme for NDT professionals
David Gilbert, BINDT, UK

15:50/16:10 – Strategy for NDT education at universities in India
Krishnan Balasubramaniam, IIT, India


16:10/16:40 – Coffee Break


4. Panel discussion (16:40/17:10)
(Chair: Shant Kenderian, Younho Cho, Peter Trampus)

  • Academia NDT International, WG3 ICNDT

17:10 – End of AIRD

Contact Information:

Organising Secretariat

AIM Group International – Lisbon Office