Special Interest Group Meeting: Micro/Nano Manufacturing 
University of Strathclyde  8-9 November 2017

Short Abstract Submission

 Wednesday 8th November 2017


Time Programme 
08:15-09:00 Image result for coffee iconRegistration & Refreshments 
09:00-09:10 Welcome Talk:
Dr Harald Bosse, euspen President
Prof. Atilla Incecik, Associate Principal & Executive Dean of the Faculty of Engineering, Professor of Offshore Engineering at the University of Strathclyde
09:10-09:40 Keynote 1
 Ultra-precision machining of complex surfaces, at micro and nanometre scales and in soft and hard materials by Fengzhou Fang, University College Dublin
09:40-10:10 SOTA
Micro injection molding by Ben Whiteside, University of Bradford (representing MICROMAN)
10:10-10:30 Session 1: Moulding, Replication and Additive Techniques
Oral presentation 1
Micro injection moulding process optimization of an ultra-small POM three-dimensional component by Federico Baruffi, Technical University of Denmark, DK
10:30-11:00 Image result for coffee iconCoffee & networking 
11:00-11:20 Oral presentation 2
Effects of initial material shape and compaction routes on ultrasonic injection moulding of thermoplastic materials by Mert Gulcur, University of Bradford, UK
11:20-11:40 Oral presentation 3
Tool manufacturing for the replication of micro-structures into steel parts by embossing by Dirk Oberschmidt, Fraunhofer IPK, DE
11:40-12:00 Oral presentation 4
Biological features produced by additive manufacturing processes using vat photopolymerization method by Ali Davoudinejad, Technical University of Denmark, DK
12:00-12:30 Commercial Session (6 x5 minutes) 
12:30-13.30 Image result for lunch iconLunch, Coffee & Networking
13:30-14:00 Keynote 2
Micro/nano metal forming and its potential for fabrication of micro devices by Ming Yang, Tokyo Metropolitan University, JP
14:00-14:20 Session 2: Metrology and Handling
Oral presentation 1
Development and characterisation of a SCARA robot material handling system as part of an automated advanced ultron-precision machining centre by Ross Walker, Heriot-Watt University, UK
14:20-14:40 Oral presentation 2
Development of encapsulated submicron thermocouples for in situ evaluation of temperature during micro-injection by Ana Piedade, University of Coimbra – Department of Mechanical Engineering, PT
14:40-15:00 Oral presentation 3
Calibration strategies for 3D standards by Thorsten Dziomba, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, DE
15:00-16:30 Image result for coffee iconPoster pitch session (with coffee & networking)
16:30-16:50 Oral presentation 4
Micro contract modelling of rough surfaces using ISO 25178 feature parameters by Florian Böhmermann, LFM Laboratory for Precision Machining, DE
16:50-17:10 Oral presentation 5
On-line monitoring strategies for detection of process completion in micro-polishing by Soufian Ben Achour, DTU, DK
17:15-18:30 Technical tour : Centre for Precision Manufacturing, University of Strathclyde
18:45-21:00 Image result for lunch iconWalk to Corinthian Club, networking dinner

Thursday 9th November 2017


Time Programme
08:30-09:00 Keynote 3
Enriching micro-scale metrology with an all-optical dimensional measuring system by Richard Leach, University of Nottingham, UK
09:00-09:30 SOTA
Micro AM by Joachim Göbener, 3D MicroPrint GmbH, DE
09:30-09:50 Session 3: Micro & Nano Manufacturing Technologies & Applications
Oral presentation 1
Electro sinter forging of titanium disks by Emanuele Cannella, IPU, DK
09:50-10:10 Oral presentation 2
Process optimisation of digital fast axis diamond turning by Dominik Sensen, Fraunhofer IPT, DE
10:10-10:30 Oral presentation 3
Single spot laser chemical micro structuring of titanium by Hamza Messaoudi, BIAS – Bremer Institut für angewandte Strahltechnik, DE
10:30-11:45 Image result for coffee iconCoffee break and poster session 
11:45-12:05 Oral presentation 4
Microfabrication of a biomimetic ciliary propulsion system via soft lithography by Edoardo Milana, KU Leuven, Belgium
12:05-12:25 Oral presentation 5
Assessment of fixture methods for micromachining by Daniel Albrecht, University of Stuttgart – Institute for Machine Tools, DE
12:25-12:45 Oral presentation 6
High precision micro actuator technology as the enabling element in high performance applications like optical systems or tasks in extreme enviromental conditions by Reinhard Degen, Micromotion GmbH, DE
12:45-13:45 Image result for lunch iconLunch, Coffee & Networking 
13:45-14:15 SOTA
Hexapods for micro manufacturing by Christian Sander, PI (Physik Instrumente) Ltd, UK 
14:15-14:35 Session 3: Micro & Nano Manufacturing Technologies & Applications
Oral presentation 7
Development of a compact ultra-precision six-axis hybrid micro-machine by Wenlong Chang, University of Strathclyde, UK
14:35-14:55 Oral presentation 8
Experimental investigation on feedstock extrusion for micromanufacturing of metallic components with unique properties by Sandeep Kuriakose, Politecnico di Milano, IT
14:55-15:15 Oral presentation 9
A nano-manufacturing process chain for controlling magnetic domain walls in nanowires by Josh Jones, Cardiff University, UK
15:15-15:35 Oral presentation 10
Manufacturing of micro or nanostructured steel tools for polymeric mass replication by Andreas Striegel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology – Institute of Microstructure Technology, DE
15:35-15:55 Oral presentation 11
Manufacturing miniature/micro-components with FAST sintering combined with micro-forming by Yi Qin, University of Strathclyde, UK
15:55-16:10 Closing remarks
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