• Machining of metallic materials
  • Machining of difficult-to-cut, non-metallic materials, composites
  • Hybrid machining
  • Precision machining
  • Die and mould machining
  • Abrasive processes
  • Residual stress and damage of finished surfaces due to cutting
  • Mechanics and dynamics of material removal processes
  • Dynamics, monitoring and control of machining operations
  • Machine tools and sensors
  • Spindle technology, models, tuning and testing
  • Machine design, structures and configurations
  • CAD / CAM systems and strategies for high performance cutting
  • Control of multi-axis machine tools
  • Cutting tool materials, tool design and tool performance
  • Intelligent tooling
  • Metrology and measurement
  • Non-conventional machining
  • Sustainable manufacturing, environmental aspects of machining
  • Cyber-physical approaches
  • Robotic machining