Per-Emil is the R&D Director at Gestamp R&D Sweden and he has studied Mechanical Engineering and Luleå University of Technology. For the past 16 years he has been working for Gestamp in the automotive industry, both internationally and in Sweden, with the focus to process and products connected to the press hardening process.
“History of Hot Stamping process and hot stamping simulations”
With Luleå as the location of the conference, we will present to you the history of the press hardening process, the invention originated from Luleå. Together with the growing interest and use of the press hardening process, it came an increased need to predict and simulate the process. Something that has been developed here, and still is being further developed.