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Australia Network: Waveform Controlled GMAW and Synergic systems

  • 15 Feb 2023
  • 9:00 AM
  • Online (Zoom)


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Australian Network – Technical Talk

This is an Australian Members event organised by the Australian Members Working Group on behalf of Professional members in Australia. All members based in Australia are invited to join our meeting and technical talk. 

Overview: The Webinar; ‘Waveform Controlled GMAW and Synergic systems’ will focus on the mechanism, benefits and limitations of the waveform controlled GMAW process modes and clarify the relationship between process mode control and Synergic systems.

Speaker: John Norrish

Speaker Biography: John Norrish is Emeritus Professor of Welding at the University of Wollongong. He  has more than 40 years involvement with welding engineering in industry and academic research. He worked for RowenArc, and BOC in the UK, CIG in Australia and Cranfield University in the UK before taking up the CRC Chair in Welding and Joining at Wollongong University in 1995.  He has a special interest in arc welding process control, metal transfer phenomena, welding safety, welding automation and additive manufacturing. He ihas been an active member of TWI since the 1960’s and is a Chartered Engineer, and Fellow of TWI . He is  Honorary Fellow of the John has more than two hundred publications in journals and international conferences.

He is also the author of a Book - Advanced Welding Processes, revised and republished by Woodhead Publishing  in 2006. International Welding Institute and the American Welding Society.

Although formally retired from UOW in 2012 he became an Emeritus Professor and continues to be involved in research activities of the facility for intelligent fabrication (FIF) at UOW.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD): Attending this event supports your professional development.  You can claim 2 CPD points per hour for this event.  As a member of the Welding Institute you can record your CPD activity online from your membership portal.

Additional Information:

  • Registration will close 48 hours before the event starts.
  • Live event only
  • Registration details will be shared with our Branch volunteers to help facilitate the event.

Please note this event is for Australian members only.

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