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Fracto course 2019

The Fracto Course 2019 will focus on practical and clinical aspects related to in vitro and in vivo fractography. Organized by Susanne Scherrer, Ulrich Lohbauer, Paulo Cesar, and Renan Belli, the upcoming Fracto Course will be held from July 10 til July 12, 2019 in Erlangen, Germany.

Location Fracto course 2015

The venue is in the historic buliding of the Institute of Pathology in the center of Erlangen, Germany.

Erlangen is located 20 Km north of Nuernberg and easily accessible from the international Albrecht-Duerer-Airport.

The course is generally limited to 15-20 participants and will present a good mix between basic knowledge lectures on fractography, hands-on with microscopes, and interactive case presentation lectures.

For orientation purposes, the 2016 Fracto Course programme can be downloaded here:

Program Fractocourse 2019

A new format will be introduced in 2019, focusing on the major practical and clinical aspects in fractography. The course is sceduled for 2.5 days and the new programme is now online.

The program is spread over 2.5 days. The registration fee for the 2019 Fracto Course is 800,00 € and included the FFI membership fee for 2019, comprehensive course material (book and script) as well as a social dinner during the course.

Registration Procedure (For future courses):

Step 1.

Send an E-Mail to: The participants will be taken on a first come first serve basis. We will respond with acceptance as soon as possible!

Step 2.

After acceptance, please submit the Registration fee (800,00 €uro).

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Fracto Forum International
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