Why solidification? Why phase field?Date: 25.07.2017
Place: 6th Decennial International Conference on Solidification Processing, Beaumont Estate, Old Windsor, UK
Phasefield is an applied tool in engineering. This strange combination of basic and applied research is reviewed against its historical background: a story of failure and success. The main achievements in both fields are highlighted. The talk will also present new material since publication in 2013.