33rd Annual Meeting


Sunday – Friday, November 4 – November 9, 2018
Red Rock Casino • Resort • Spa
Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Conference Chair:
Kate M. Medicus, Ruda Cardinal, Inc.

Poster Presentations

Tuesday – Wednesday, November 6-7, 2018
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
(Both Days – specific days for posters will be announced later)
Session Chair:  Michael L. Barkman (Zygo Corporation)

Characterizations, Data Reduction and Applications of Measurement Science

  • Pressure Measurement and Uncertainty for Wound Irrigation Devices
    Pawar, A.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • The Effect of the Micro-LAM Process on the Underlying Structure of the surface of IR Crystals
    Shahinian, H.; Kode, S. K.; Ravindra D.; Zaytsev, D.; Navare, J. A. (Micro-LAM, Inc.)
  • A Novel Positioning Measurement Method Using Polar Microstructure
    Zhao, C.; Cheung C.-F. (The Hong Kong Polytechnic University)

Controls and Mechatronics

  • Compliant Spindle for Robotic Grinding
    Brown, A. R.; Slocum, A. H. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
  • Transfer Function Identification Using Controller With Limited Internal Memory
    Haase, T.; Köhler, R.; (Physik Instrumente (PI) GmbH & Co. KG)
  • CFRP Drilled Holes Inspection System with Reaction Force Compensation Mechanism
    Kim, H. Y.; Seo, C. H.; Jo, J. H.; Kim, T.-G.; Kim, C.-H.; Lee, S. S. (Korea Institute of Industrial Technology); Lee, M.-G. (Ajou University)
  • Frequency Response Functions for Sliding Friction Contacts
    Kossack, C. A.; Ziegert, J. C.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Optimally Locating Multiple Tuned-mass-dampers for Vibration Reduction in Machine Tool Structure
    Lee, J.; Kim, C.-J. (Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM)); Lee, C.; Lee, K. (Doosan Machine Tools Co., Ltd.)
  • Control of Semi-active Suspension in High Speed Capsule Train by Using Hardware-in-theloop Simulation Experiment
    Lee, J.-H.; You, W.-H.; Lim, J.-Y.; Lee, K.-S. (Korea Railroad Research Institute)
  • Design of Mobile Machine Tools with Wheels
    Lee, S.; Kim, H.; Ro, S.-K. (Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM))
  • Development of Dynamic Model for the Special Prototype of Four-axis Machine Using Coordinate Transformation Method
    Song, C. K.; Pham, V. D.; Lee, C.-H. (Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM))
  • Design and Experiment of Noncontact Eddy Current Damper Module in Linear Motion System with Air Bearing
    Song, H.; Seo, C.-H.; Sung, E.; Jeon, Y.; Choi, Y.-M.; Lee, M. (Ajou University); Kim, K. (Korea Polytechnic University); Jeong, J. (Korea University)
  • Reference Trajectory Generation of Decouplable Coarse-fine Stage for Point-to-point Positioning Applications
    Yoon, D.; Okwudire, C. E. (University of Michigan)
  • Energy-efficient Electromagnetic Teeter-totter Actuator with Magnet Flux-biasing and Latching
    Yoon, J. Y.; Bhushan, B.; Trumper, D. L. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Metrology Systems and Techniques

  • Surface Metrology Using Extended-Range Partitioned Aperture Wavefront Sensing
    Beaulieu, D. R.; Bifano, T. G. (Boston University)
  • An Investigation of Cosine Error for Scanning Probe Measurements of Freeform Surfaces
    Betters, E.; Copenhaver, R.; Tarbutton, J.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte); Lee, C-B, (Tennessee Technological University)
  • Precision Non-contact Fiber Optic Displacement Sensor Based on Near-field Specklegram
    Feng, F.; Chen, W.; Lin, W.; Chen, D.; Chen, S.-C. (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
  • Geometric Error Measurement of the Linear Axis of CNC Machine Tools by Multilateration Using Four Laser Tracers
    Han, L.; Zha, J.; Chen, Y. (Xi’an Jiaotong University)
  • Direct Measurement of Gauge Block Using Laser Interferometer
    Jeong, C. Y.; Kim, M. S.; Kim, J. A.; Kang, C.-S.; Eom, T.-B. (Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science)
  • New 3D Figure Measurement System by Angle Integration
    Miyawaki, T. (Nikon Corporation)
  • Influence of Rotary Table Error Motions to Cylindrical Gear Measurements
    Peng, Y.; Wang, Q.; Goch, F. G. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • High-resolution Non-fluorescent Imaging with Low-coherence Interference Structured Illumination Microscopy
    Usuki, S.; Shibata, G.; Miura, K. T. (Shizuoka University)
  • CMM Interim Performance Check Part 1: Design Criteria
    Valdez, L. M.; Montaño, J. D.; Valdez, M. O. (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
  • CMM Interim Performance Check Part 2: Case Study
    Valdez, L. M.; Valdez, M. O.; Montaño, J. D. (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
  • Experimental Verification and Uncertainty Evaluation of an Error Mapping Technique for Rotary Tables and Rotary Axes
    Wang, Q.; Miller, J. A.; Goch, F. G. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Performance Investigation of Large-scale Rotary Tables Under Loads
    Wang, Q.; Goch, F. G.; Groover, J.; (University of North Carolina-Charlotte;) von Freyberg, A.; Horn, F.; Fischer, A. (University of Bremen); Steffens, N. (Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence)
  • On-machine and In-laboratory Investigation of Errors of Probes for CNC Machine Tools
    Wozniak A.; Jankowski, M. (Warsaw University of Technology)

Micro and Nano Technologies

  • MEMS-based Graphene Resonant Gas Sensor for Health Monitoring
    Cayll, D.; Hyung C. J.; Cullinan, M. A. (The University of Texas at Austin); Ladner, I. S. (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
  • Finite Element Analysis and Fabrication of a Plate-type Ultrasonic System for Cooling
    Kim, H.; Lim, E.; Park, J-K. (Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM))
  • Investigation of Assembly of a Levitation Actuator
    Nakazato, A.; Takaki, Y.; Torii, A.; Doki, K.; Mototani, S. (Aichi Institute of Technology)
  • Improvement of the Trajectory of an Inchworm with a Low Cost Camera
    Takaki, Y.; Torii, A. ; Nakazato, A.; Mototani, S.; Doki, K. (Aichi Institute of Technology)


  • Diamond Turning Plastic Optics
    Bodlapati, C.; Dow, T. A.; Wong, A. R. (North Carolina State University); Sohn, A. (Oculus)
  • A Framework for Error Budgeting in Precision Machine Design
    Duenner, A.; Slocum, A. H. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
  • Experimental Design of a Small Stroke Nanometer Resolution Displacement Actuator Based on Thermal Expansion
    Nuij, P. W. J. M.; van den Hoogenhof, P. (Eindhoven University of Technology); Verbaan, K. (NTSGroup)

Precision Design of Instruments and Machines

  • Development of a Flexure-based Modal Hammer
    Gomez, M.; Betters, E.; Copenhaver, R.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Optimal Reaction Wrench Measuring Platform
    Kumar, R.; Jain, A.; Khatait, J. P. (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi)
  • A 3-D Nonlinear Analytical Stiffness Model for Deflected Leaf Springs
    Nijenhuis, M.; Meijaard, J. P.;Brouwer, D. M. (University of Twente)
  • Self-alignment of Kinematic Couplings: Effects of Deformations
    Patti, F.; Vogels, J. M. (VDL ETG Technology & Development BV)
  • On the Design of Long Range Multiaxial Nanofabrication Machines Based on Cartesian Nanopositioning Systems with Additional Ultra Precision Rotations
    Schienbein, R.; Fern, F.; Theska, R.; Fü.l, R. (Ilmenau University of Technology)
  • On the Efficient Simulation of the Flexible Multibody Dynamics of Flexure Based Precision Mechanisms Using Superelements
    Schilder, J.; Ellenbroek, M.; van den Belt, M.; de Boer, A. (University of Twente)
  • A Three-Dimensional Beam Ray Tracing of Laser Transportation System
    Shi, H.; Lafortune, K. N.; Robinson, J.; Fry, A.; Spiga D. (Stanford University)
  • Design of Compact Linear Nanopositioning Flexure Stages with Centimeter Travel Range for XRay Instrumentation
    Shu, D. (Argonne National Laboratory)
  • Efficient Modelling of Short and Wide Leaf Springs Using a Superelement Formulation
    van den Belt, M.; Schilder, J.; Brouwer, D. M. (University of Twente)

Precision Manufacturing Machines and Technologies

  • Compensating for Film Stress in Thin Mirror Substrates Using Ion Implantation
    Chalifoux, B.; Yao, Y.; Woller, D. B.; Heilmann, R. K.; Schattenburg, M. L. (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
  • Design and Manufacture of Angular Variation Pyramid Pattern of Random Arrangement
    Choi, D.-S.; Moon, S.-H.; Lee, J.-R.; Jeong, Ji-Y.; Je, T.-J. (Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM)); Jeon, E.-C. (University of Ulsan)
  • Modulated Tool Path Turning Stability Analysis
    Copenhaver, R.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Improvement of Multistage Superfinishing of Sapphire with Vitrified-bonded Diamond Superabrasive Stones
    Furushiro, N; Yamaguchi, T.; Hirooka, D. (Kansai University); Matsumori, N.; Tanada, K. (Mizuho Co., Ltd.)
  • Estimation of Saw Wire Temperature during Machining of Rock in Vacuum
    Furutani, K.; Inukai, R.; Takano, T. (Toyota Technological Institute); Okada, T. (Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, JAXA); Saiki, K. (Osaka University); Ohue, H. (Tokusen Kogyo Co. Ltd.)
  • Flexure-based Cutting Force Dynamometer
    Gomez, M.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Direction-Dependent Receptances for Anisotropic Nickel Superalloy
    Honeycutt, A.; Schmitz, T. L. (University of North Carolina-Charlotte); Glavicic, M. (Rolls Royce)
  • Analysis of the Basic Performance of the Hybrid System Using Fluid Jet and Pad Polishing
    Je, T.-J.; Jeong, J.-Y.; Lee, J.-R.; Moon, S.-H.; Choi, D.-S. (Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials (KIMM))
  • Microblast-assisted Metal Polymer Hybrid Joining
    Kajihara, Y.; Tamura, Y.; Kimura, F. (The University of Tokyo); Yamaguchi, E. (Sintokogio Ltd.)
  • Tool Wear and Chip Formation in Turning of Heat-resistant Alloy of Cr-Mo-V Forged Steel
    Kawamura, Y.; Takino, H. (Chiba Institute of Technology)
  • A Study on Circular Test for the Parallel Kinematic Machine Considering Kinematic Errors
    Lee, H.-H.; Yang, S.-H. (Kyungpook National University)
  • Development of Digital Manufacturing Platform in Wafer-level Optics
    Lin, C.-T.; Chang, K.-D.; Gu, J.-N.; Lin, H.-Y.; Chou, T.-H. (Industrial Technology Research Institute)
  • Tool Path Optimization for Slow Tool Servo Assisted Ultra-precision Diamond Turning of Micro Lens Arrays
    Liu, Y.; Zhang, P. (Harbin Institute of Technology)
  • Dry Machining of 1199 as a Surrogate for Plutonium
    McNutt, N.; Dow, T. A.; Wong, A. R.; Garrard, K. P. (North Carolina State University)
  • Tool Path Planning for Ultra-Precision Machining of Interrupted Optical Surfaces Based on NURBS Surfaces
    Morgan, C. J.; Rubeo, M. A. (Moore Nanotechnology Systems)
  • Ultra-high Precision Grinding of Optical Glass Using Acoustic Emission Monitoring Technique
    Onwuka, G. R.; Odedeyi, P. B.; Abou-El-Hossein, K.; Abdulkadir, L. N. (Nelson Mandela University)
  • Investigations in Chatter During Dressing Operations For Ultra-Precision Jig Grinding
    Rubeo, M. A.; Morgan, C. J.; Badrawy, S. J. (Moore Nanotechnology Systems, LLC)
  • CFD Simulation of Injection Molding Processes
    Schmuetz, J.; Karnatz, L.; Bartsch, P. (Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin)
  • Investigating the Self-protective Tool Formation during Cutting of Titanium Alloy
    Song, X.; Takahashi, Y.; Ihara, T. (Chuo University)
  • Preliminary Study on Figuring of Reaction-sintered Silicon Carbide by Plasma Chemical Vaporization Machining
    Sun, R.; Ohkubo, Y.; Kawai, K.; Arima, K.; Yamamura D. K. (Osaka University)
  • Modified Dwell Time for Free-form Optical Elements Polishing
    Sun, X.; Zha, J.; Chen, Y.; Li, Y. (Xi’an Jiaotong University)
  • Fundamental Design Study on High-speed Aerostatic Spindle with Water-Cooling Function
    Yamazaki, S.; Nakao, Y. (Kanagawa University)
  • Numerical Simulation Analysis and Design of Membrane-type Restrictor
    Yang, Y. L.; Huang, T.-T.; Lin, S. C.; National (Tsing Hua University)
  • Feasibility Study on Precision Compression Molding of Chalcogenide Glass Micro-Optical Elements
    Zhang, L.; Zhou, W.; Yi, A. Y. (The Ohio State University)
  • Design and Fabrication of Multiple-Folded Compact Imaging System using Freeform Surfaces
    Zhou, W.; Yi, A. Y. (The Ohio State University)