2012: July – August: Guest researcher at State Key Laboratory for Advanced Metals and Materials, University of Science and Technology, Beijing, China.

2009: February: Winter School on Work Hardening, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium.

2007: August: 9th International Summer School on Aluminium Alloy Technology, The Norwegian University of Science and Technology and SINTEF Materials and Chemistry, Trondheim, Norway.