33rd Annual Meeting


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

Conference Chair:
Kate M. Medicus, Optimax Systems, Inc.


Sunday – Monday, November 4-5, 2018

Below is a partial list of tutorials offered at the Las Vegas Annual Meeting:

  • Practical Diamond Turning
    Joseph D. Owen (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Manufacture of Freeform Surfaces
    Joseph D. Owen (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Thermal Effects
    Dan E. Luttrell (Kriterion, LLC)
  • Exact Constraint Design – Full Day Tutorial
    Jonathan B. Hopkins (University of California – Los Angeles)
  • Additive Manufacturing
    Howard A. Kuhn (University of Pittsburgh)
  • Software-based Vibration Reduction for Precision Machines
    Chinedum E. Okwudire (University of Michigan) and Burak Sencer (Oregon State University)
  • Vacuums
    Gerrit van der Straaten (Settels Savenije USA)
  • Standards for Metrology
    Edward P. Morse (University of North Carolina-Charlotte)
  • Intermediate Uncertainty Evaluation
    Craig M. Shakarji (National Institute of Standards & Technology) and Steven D. Phillips (National Institute of Standards & Technology)