Main topics:

- Solidification of single and multi-phase alloys
- In-situ observation of solidification processes
- Rapid solidification
- Bulk metallic glasses
- Semi-solid processes
- Foams and emulsions
- Single crystal solidification
- Simulation and investigation of continuous and mould casting
- Phase field modeling
- Effects of microgravity, increased gravity and forced convection
- Application of static and alternating magnetic fields
- Thermophysical properties and phase equilibria