Fracto Forum International e.V. is announcing two potential options for funding and support:
Plans for the next Fracto Course are underway as it will be connected to the ADM 2024 annual meeting in Torino, Italy. We will post more details upon availability.
The recent Fracto Course was held between October 4-6, 2022 on the beautiful island of Aegina, Greece. Some impressions can be found in our gallery!
The 2023 annual meeting of the Academy of Dental Materials will be in San Diego, USA. For further information and registration, click here.
The 3rd edition of the standard guide to “Fractography of Ceramics and Glasses” has been published by George Quinn @NIST. This is now available as PDF:
Download your free copy here!
In the frame of the Frontiers Webinar Series, organized by the Journal of Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Ulrich Lohbauer presented a guidance talk on dental fractography that is accessible via YouTube.
Please see this valuable contribution of the Academy of Dental Materials:
Scherrer SS, Lohbauer U, Della Bona A, Vichi A, Tholey MJ, Kelly JR, van Noort R, Cesar PF. ADM guidance-Ceramics: guidance to the use of fractography in failure analysis of brittle materials. Dent Mater 2017;33:599-620.
... a dental specific and comprehensive guide into clinical fractography.
The fourth Fracto Course has been successfully held in July 2019 in Erlangen, Germany.
Some impressions can be found here
The Fracto Forum International e.V. regular business meeting took place on July 9, 2019 during the fourth Fracto Course in Erlangen, Germany.
GoTo the business meeting minutes