Today the Global and Technology driven World is leading towards the scenario of competitive economies. Also with the population of the World getting bigger, resources getting scarce & expensive, increases in energy prices, sensitivity towards environment protection are all driving forces towards changes in the World demands.
Materials & Engineering focuses on developing new Materials, developing new processes, new theories & computational models to understand materials. Breakthrough in the field of knowledge of Materials and their Engineering applications are likely to have the most significant impact on the future of technologies and help Nations in the industrialisation and development of economies.
Heat treatment has changed beyond recognition, and these changes have been driven by a better understanding of the underlying science, increasing demand for products and quality requirements, and latterly, social factors such as environmental considerations. In addition, the market has been shaped by technological developments, such as the changing use of materials and advances in manufacturing techniques, which have opened up new opportunities.