Welcome to P2[AM]2 Lab

The Laboratory for Powder Processing and Additive Manufacturing of Advanced Materials (P2[AM]2) directed by Prof. Mathieu Brochu is located in the Mining and Materials Engineering Department, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Follow our research!

Our team is conducting both fundamental modelling and processing-related research, as well as industrially-driven programs aiming to increase the utilization and service performance of real-scale components fabricated from powder materials.

Selected recent publications

Oscar Sanchez Mata et al.

Journal of Alloys and Compounds

“In the present study, solid solution strengthened Ni-based superalloy Hastelloy X (HX) parts were fabricated using the laser powder bed fusion (LPBF) additive manufacturing process with the intent of developing a strong crystallographic texture. Read more..

Oscar Sanchez Mata et al.Journal of Alloys and Compounds

Mohsen K. Keshavarz et al.

Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing

“Laser directed energy deposition (LDED) was used with a powder blend comprising 75 wt.% Rene 142 and 25 wt.% of Merl 72 (4275M72) for turbine blade tip repair applications.Read more..

Mohsen K. Keshavarz et al.Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing

Fatih Sikan et al.


“The primary objective of this research was to develop a finite element model specifically designed for electron beam additive manufacturing (EBAM) of Ti-6Al-4V to understand metallurgical and mechanical aspects of the process. Read more..

Fatih Sikan et al.Materials