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.

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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

Maria A. Macias-Sifuentes et al.

Progress in Additive Manufacturing

“In this study, laser powder bed fusion (PBF-LB) of β-21S and the effect of post-PBF-LB heat treatment were investigated to understand the relationship between the microstructure and the mechanical properties. Read more..

Maria Argelia Macias-Sifuentes et al.Progress in Additive Manufacturing

Sila Ece Atabay et al.

Journal of Alloys and Compounds

“The microstructure and elevated temperature mechanical properties of a precipitation hardenable Nickel based superalloy, Rene 41, fabricated by laser powder bed fusion followed by two different heat treatment regimes were studied. Read more..

Sila Ece Atabay et al.Journal of Alloys and Compounds