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About us


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The Chalmers Centre for Metal Cutting Research (MCR) was established in 2003 through the efforts of SKF and then-director Hans-Börje Oskarson. It belongs to the Department of Industrial and Materials Science and is associated with Chalmers Production Area of Advance.


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Since its inception, the MCR has been dedicated to strengthening industry-academia partnerships. It supports Chalmers scientists in engaging in interdisciplinary research across divisions and research groups. The MCR facilitates industry-driven operations via research and learning and by managing two competence networks related to (1) process fluids (PVC) and (2) grinding and abrasive technology (IGC).

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Page manager Published: Wed 09 Dec 2020.