32nd Annual Meeting

 

October 29 – November 3, 2017
The Westin Charlotte
Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Conference Chair:
Vivek G. Badami, Zygo Corporation



Tutorials

Sunday October 29, 2017, 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Monday, October 30, 2017, 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM

The Westin Charlotte and UNC-Charlotte Campus

Session Co-Chairs:  Don A. Lucca, Oklahoma State University and
Vivek G. Badami, Zygo Corporation


This year, you will have the opportunity to take tutorials on the UNC-Charlotte campus, many of which are two-parts, where the first half is in the form of a class and the second half is in the form of a lab.  There are also some tour opportunities.  Each half-day tutorial is $275 for members, $300 for non-members and $165 for students (student ID required). ASPE will provide transportation to the UNC-Charlotte tutorials from The Westin Charlotte, and will provide the transportation back from UNC-Charlotte to The Westin Charlotte.

Session 1
Sunday, October 29, 2017
8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Description
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Location



Machining Dynamics: Theory and Application – Part 1
Tony L. Schmitz, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

The morning session (Part 1) is the class and the afternoon session (Part 2) is the lab.  If you want to participate in both, you will need to register for both parts.
UNC-C
Duke 208



Large Scale Metrology – Part 1
Edward P. Morse, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

The morning session (Part 1) is the class and the afternoon session (Part 2) is the lab.  If you want to participate in both, you will need to register for both parts.
UNC-C
Duke 227



Diamond Machining of Freeform Optics
Matthew A. Davies and Joseph D. Owen, University of North Carolina – Charlotte
UNC-C
Duke 259



Project Management for Precision Engineers
Dan E. Luttrell, Kriterion, LLC
Westin
Trade



Session 2
Sunday, October 29, 2017
1:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Description
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Location



Machining Dynamics: Theory and Application – Part 2
Tony L. Schmitz, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

The morning session (Part 1) is the class and the afternoon session (Part 2) is the lab.  If you want to participate in both, you will need to register for both parts.
UNC-C
Duke 208



Large Scale Metrology – Part 2
Edward P. Morse, University of North Carolina – Charlotte

The morning session (Part 1) is the class and the afternoon session (Part 2) is the lab.  If you want to participate in both, you will need to register for both parts.
UNC-C
Duke 227



Machine Tool Metrology
Jimmie A. Miller, University of North Carolina – Charlotte
UNC-C
Duke 259



Precision Surface Metrology in Practice
Christopher J. Evans, University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Maximum – 16 Participants
UNC-C
Duke 275



Micro and Nano Fabrication
Thomas J. Suleski, University of North Carolina – Charlotte
UNC-C
Grigg 132



Session 3
Monday, October 30, 2017
8:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Description
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Location



Precision Metrology – Spindles & Tables  – Part 1
Henny A. M. Spaan, IBS Precision Engineering BV and Eric R. Marsh, The Pennsylvania State University

The morning session (Part 1) is the class and the afternoon session (Part 2) is the lab.  If you want to participate in both, you will need to register for both parts.
UNC-C
Epic 1332



Machine Tool Metrology – Limited Hands-on Lab
Jimmie A. Miller, University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Maximum – 7 Participants

This hands-on-lab is the same lab as the afternoon session.  Please only register for one session.
UNC-C
Duke 106A



Precision Flexure Synthesis:  Principles and Applications – Part 1
Jonathan B. Hopkins, University of California – Los Angeles
Westin
Harris



Introduction to Controls – Part 1
Stephen J. Ludwick, Aerotech, Inc. and Theo A. M. Ruijl, MI-Partners
Westin
Sharon



Optical Metrology for Precision Engineers – Part 1
Peter J. deGroot, Zygo Corporation
Westin
Independence



Precision Machine Design – Part 1
Alexander H. Slocum, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Westin
Tryon



Ultra-Precision Machining – Part 1 – Diamond Machining Processes
Oltmann Riemer, University of Bremen
Westin
Trade



Self-calibration: Reversal, Redundancy, Error Separation and Absolute Testing
Christopher J. Evans, University of North Carolina – Charlotte and W. Tyler Estler, National Institute of Standards & Technology (Retired)
Westin
Kings



Session 4
Monday, October 30, 2017
1:30 PM – 5:30 PM
Description
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Location



Precision Metrology – Spindles & Tables  – Part 2
Henny A. M. Spaan, IBS Precision Engineering BV and Eric R. Marsh, The Pennsylvania State University

The morning session (Part 1) is the class and the afternoon session (Part 2) is the lab.  If you want to participate in both, you will need to register for both parts.
UNC-C
Epic G130



Machine Tool Metrology – Limited Hands-on Lab
Jimmie A. Miller, University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Maximum – 7 Participants

This hands-on-lab is the same lab as the morning session.  Please only register for one session.
UNC-C
Duke 106A



Precision Flexure Synthesis:  Principles and Applications – Part 2
Jonathan B. Hopkins, University of California – Los Angeles
Westin
Harris



Introduction to Controls – Part 2
Stephen J. Ludwick, Aerotech, Inc. and Theo A. M. Ruijl, MI-Partners
Westin
Sharon



Optical Metrology for Precision Engineers – Part 2
Peter J. deGroot, Zygo Corporation
Westin
Independence



Precision Machine Design – Part 2
Alexander H. Slocum, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Westin
Tryon



Ultra-Precision Machining – Part 2 – Abrasive Machining and New Developments
Oltmann Riemer, University of Bremen
Westin
Trade



Additive Manufacturing for Precision
Gerrit Oosterhuis, VDL Enabling Technologies Group and Raph Alink, 3D Systems
Westin
Kings



 

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