ESSIAL Technical Workshop at Andaltec

[Event postponed to June 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak]

ESSIAL International Technical Workshop will take place on 26 March 2020  (new date confirmed soon!), at Martos (Jaén), Spain. This event is organised by ESSIAL's partner Andaltec (Centro Tecnológico del Plástico). 

The workshop aims at presenting the project results and engage the stakeholders into personal interactions with the project participants. It is open to researchers, engineers and SMEs that may be interested in such a new technology. 

Below, the programme of the workshop: 

  • 9:30: Registration
  • 10:00: Opening and reception - José María Navarro, General Manager at Andaltec
  • 10:15: ESSIAL project presentation and laser welding process - Jesús Castillo, R&D engineer at Andaltec
  • 10:30: Electrical steel manufacturing process and microscopy analysis in ESSIAL project - Jean-Pierre Birat and Camille Pineau. consultant and researcher at IRT-M2P
  • 11:15: Coffee Break
  • 11:45: ln-line monitoring techniques and upscaling strategies to optimize the manufacturing time and so cost - Jérôme Patars. R&D Engineer at Lasea
  • 12:30: Impact of a local surface laser treatment on the magnetic properties of grain-oriented silicon iron sheets - Manar Nesser. PhD student at UPJV in collaboration with ESIEE-Amiens
  • 13:15: Guided tour through Andaltec headquarters
  • 14:00: Lunch

You can also download the programme in PDF


Registration is free of charge. You are just re­quired to send your contact data (company name. number of attendants and e-mail address) to