Junior-Prof. Sergio Amancio

Sergio Amancio

Solid State Joining Processes
Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-2066
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Selected Publications

  1. M.F. Borges, S.T. Amancio-Filho, J.F. dos Santos, T.R. Strohaecker, J.A.E. Mazzaferro, Development of computational models to predict the mechanical behaviour of Friction Riveting joints, Computational Materials Science, 54 (2012), 7-15.
  2. S.T. Amancio-Filho, A.B. Abibe, J.F. dos Santos, BOOK CHAPTER, Mechanical fastening of polymers, composites and polymer-metal hybrid structures. The Wiley Encyclopedia of Composites, (editor: Luigi Nicolais), Wiley, accepted for publication, August 2011.
  3. S.T. Amancio-Filho, A.P.C. Camillo, L. Bergmann, J.F. dos Santos, S.E. Kuri, N.G. Alcântara, Preliminary Investigation of the Microstructure and Mechanical Behaviour of 2024 Aluminium Alloy Friction Spot Welds, Materials Transactions, 52 (5), 985-991, 2011.
  4. S.T. Amancio-Filho, C. Bueno, J.F. dos Santos, N. Huber, E. Hage Jr., On the feasibility of friction spot joining in magnesium/fiber-reinforced polymer composite hybrid structures, Materials Science and Engineering A, (2011) 3841–3848.
  5. A.B. Abibe, S.T. Amancio-Filho, J.F. dos Santos, E. Hage, Jr., Development and analysis of a new joining method for polymer-metal hybrid structures, Journal of Thermoplastics Composites Materials, 24 (March 2011), 233-249.
  6. S.T. Amancio Filho, Friction Riveting: development and analysis of a new joining technique for polymer-metal multi-material structures, Welding in the World, 55 (01-02), 13-24, 2011
  7. P.H. F. Oliveira, S.T. Amancio-Filho, J.F. dos Santos, E. Hage Jr, Preliminary study on the feasibility of friction spot welding in PMMA, Materials Letters, 64 (2010) 2098–2110.
  8. S. Amancio Filho, J.F. dos Santos, Joining of polymers and polymer-metal hybrid structures: recent developments and trends, Polymer Engineering and Science, 49(8), 1461-1476, 2008
  9. S.T. Amancio-Filho, J. Roeder, S.P. Nunes, J.F. dos Santos, F. Beckmann, Thermal degradation of polyetherimide joined by friction riveting (FricRiveting). Part I: Influence of rotation speed, Polymer Degradation and Stability, 93 (2008), 1529–1538.
  10. S.T. Amancio-Filho, S. Sheikhi, J.F. dos Santos, C. Bolfarini, Preliminary study on the microstructure and mechanical properties of dissimilar friction stir welds in aircraft aluminium alloys 2024-T351 and 6056-T4, Journal of Materials Processing Technology 206 (2008) 132–142. 

  11. S.T. Amancio Filho, J.F. dos Santos, EP 2329905 A1 - Method for joining metal and plastic workpieces, European Patent Application, Germany, June 2011.
  12. S.T. Amancio Filho, M. Beyer, J.F. dos Santos, US 2007/0130741 Method of connecting a metallic bolt to a plastic workpiece, USA, June 2007.
  13. S.T. Amancio Filho, M. Beyer, J.F. dos Santos, EP 1792707A2 Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum Verbinden eines Kunststoff-Werkstücks mit einem weiteren Werkstück (Method and device for connecting a plastic workpiece to a further workpiece), European Patent, Germany, June 2007.
  14. S.T. Amancio Filho, M. Beyer, J.F. dos Santos, EP 1790462 Verfahren zum Verbinden eines metallischen Bolzens mit einem Kunststoff-Werkstück (Method of connecting a metallic bolt to a plastic workpiece,) European Patent, Germany, May 2007.

  15. Raiser Innovation Award for Friction Welding« Category: Sonderwürdigung, Friction Spot Joining of Lightweight Metals and Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Hybrid Structures”, Klaus Raiser GmbH, Munich, March 2011.
  16. Granjon Prize 2009 of the International Institute of Welding Category A: Joining and Fabrication Technology, Singapore, July 2009.
  17. Nordmetall Prize 2008 of the Northern German Association of Metal and Electric Industry for the best PhD thesis, Hamburg, Germany, November 2008.
  18. Best Student Presentation Award of the "Joining of Plastics and Composites Special Interest Group" for the paper: "FricRiveting a new technique for joining thermoplastics to lightweight alloys” about my PhD work, at ANTEC 2008 - Annual Technical Conference of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE), Milwaukee, USA, May 2008.
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