Virtual International Conference Programme

 

Euspen’s Virtual International Conference is held over 4 days (8th June – 11th June 2020) and the daily programme is detailed below.

Please note that all times are shown in Central European Summer Time (CEST)

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday

Monday 8th June 2020

Time Programme
09:00 – 12:30 Workshop: Uncertainty in dimensional X-ray computed tomography

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14:00 – 17:30 Workshop: Ultra-Precision High Performance Cutting

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Tuesday 9th June 2020

Time Programme
08:45 – 09:05 Meeting opening for connection
09:05 – 09:15 Presidential Address by Enrico Savio
09:15 – 09:45 Keynote One
The use of humanoids and AI in the industrial processes and manufacturing
Darwin Caldwell, Italian Institute of Technology, IT
09:45 – 11:30

Chair:
Richard Leach

Session 1: Advances in precision engineering and nanotechnologies

Session Keynote
Atomically smooth Si surface planarized using a thin film catalyst in pure water
Pho Van Bui, Osaka University, JP

10:10    Statically and dynamically balanced oscillator based on Watt’s linkage
Hubert Schneegans, EPFL, CH

10:30     Assessment of performances of optimized piezoelectric energy harvesters for wearables
Sasa Zelenika, University of Rijeka, HR

10:50     Three-dimensional tracking and height verification of polystyrene particles with piezo actuator positioning by means of multi-wavelength evanescent fields
Aran Blattler, Kyushu Institute of Technology, JP

11:10     Optimized design of a novel xy parallel micro/nano positioning stage with a concave-shape bridge amplifier
Xingjian Jiang, Institute of Microelectronics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, CH

11:30 – 12:00 Commercial Session I

  • AMETEK Precitech Inc.
  • Innolite
  • Mitaka Kohki
  • Attocube
  • Etalon
  • Olympus
12:00 – 12:30 Poster Room – Advances in precision engineering and nanotechnologies  (P1.01 – P1.24)
13:00 – 14:45

Chair:
Oltmann Riemer

Session 2: Non-mechanical manufacturing processes

Session Keynote
Additive manufacturing using renewable materials: concept of upcycling peach kernels for use in binder jetting and FFF
Marko Jerman, University of Ljubljana, SI

13:25     Additive manufacturing of sensors – printing of conductor paths in loaded structures
Kim Werkle, Institute for Machine Tools, DE

13:45     Simulation and experimental study on the effect of interelectrode gap on the cavities machined by hybrid laser-electrochemical micromachining process
Krishna Kumar Saxena, KU Leuven, BE

14:05     Localized surface functionalization of steel by jet-plasma electrolytic polishing
Susanne Quitzke, Chemnitz University of Technology, DE

14:25     Additive manufacturing: innovative concept of compliant mechanisms
Lionel Kiener, CSEM, CH

14:45 – 15:15 euspen Talent Programme
15:15 – 15:45 Poster Room – Non-mechanical manufacturing processes  (P2.01 – P2.14)
15:45 – 16:45

Chair:
Oltmann Riemer

Session 3: Precision manufacturing at CERN

15:45     Recent developments on mechanical and materials engineering at CERN
Said Atieh, CERN, CH

16:05     Niobium micro-mechanical polishing for superconductive radio-frequency applications
Pavlina Trubacova, CERN, CH

16:25     Supplier capability assessment as a tool for product and process optimization
Joel Sauza Bedolla, CERN, CH

16:45 – 17:45 1 HOUR DISCUSSION (COFFEE ROOM)

Wednesday 10th June 2020

Time Programme
08:35 – 09:00 Meeting opening for connection
09:00 – 09:30 Keynote Two
Traceability in manufacturing metrology: do we still need artefacts?
Simone Carmignato, University of Padova, IT
09:30 – 10:10

Chair:
Richard Leach

Session 4: Mechatronics, control and automation (Part 1)

09:30     Mould-integrated mechatronic fixture for error compensation in injection overmoulding of optoelectronic devices
Martin Schwarze, Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology IWU, DE

09:50     T-Flex: A large range of motion fully flexure-based 6-DOF hexapod
Mark Naves, University of Twente, NL

10:10 – 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:30

 

Session 4: Mechatronics, control and automation (Part 2)

10:30     Degradation monitoring of machine tool ballscrew using deep convolution neural network
Nurudeen Alegeh, University of Huddersfield, UK

10:50     Fixture design using reinforcement learning
Dennis Wee Keong Neo, SIMTech, SG

11:10     Microscopic behaviour of positioning mechanism driven by preloaded ball screw with external disturbance from ultraprecision turning process
Shigeo Fukada, Shinshu University, JP

11:30 – 12:00 Commercial Session II

  • MI-Partners
  • IBS Precision Engineering
  • Aerotech
  • Huber
  • Moore Nanotechnology Systems
  • Fanuc
  • Physik Instrumente
  • Queensgate
  • Reuter Technologie
  • Smaract
  • Professional Instruments
  • IOP Publishing
12:00 – 12:30 Poster Room – Mechatronics, control and automation  (P4.01 – P4.17)
13:00 – 15:05

Chair:
Richard Leach

Session 5: Metrology

Session Keynote
High accuracy continuous position determination of large accelerator components
Andreas Herty, CERN, CH

13:25     Reduction of noise bias in 2.5D surface measurements
Maxim Vanrusselt, KULeuven, BE         

13:45     METAS-CT: Metrological X-ray computed tomography at sub-micrometre precision
Benjamin A. Bircher, METAS, CH

14:05     A new sub-nanometer error separation technique
Saint-Clair Toguem Tagne, Ecole Normale Paris-Saclay, FR

14:25     Combined partitioning and approximation for optimized gear inspection
Axel von Freyberg, University of Bremen, DE

14:45 – 15:15 Poster Room – Metrology   (P5.01 – P5.27)
15:15 – 15:45 euspen AGM
15:45 – 16:45 1 HOUR DISCUSSION (COFFEE ROOM)

Thursday 11th June 2020

Time Programme
08:35 – 09:00 Meeting opening for connection
09:00 – 09:30 Keynote Three
Why do we rarely see uncertainty statements with surface form and texture measurements?
Richard Leach, University of Nottingham, UK
09:30 – 10:15

Chair:
Oltmann Riemer

Session 6: Mechanical manufacturing processes (Part 1)

Session Keynote
Performance of ultraprecision milling with thermally adjustable cutting edges
Lars Schönemann, IWT, DE

09:55     Design and hard machining of a high performance ceramic impeller
Tiago Borsoi Klein, Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology IPK, DE

10:15 – 10:30 Break
 

10:30 – 11:50

 

Session 6: Mechanical manufacturing processes (Part 2)

10:30     Precision cutting of structured moulds of tungsten carbide with PCD milling tool
Akihiro Suzuki, Chubu University, JP

10:50     Suitability of electroless nickel for diffractive optics manufacturing
Marco Jagodzinski, Institute for Machine Tools and Factory Management IWF, DE

11:10     Ultra-precision direct diamond shaping of composite polygonal Fresnel lenses
Nicholas Yew Jin Tan, National University of Singapore, SG

11:30     Investigations of non-circular turning using a high-acceleration drive unit based on aerostatic bearing principle
Benjamin Clauß, TU Chemnitz, DE

11:50 – 12:20 Poster Room –  Mechanical manufacturing processes   (P6.01 – P6.35)
13:00 – 13:15 euspen 21st International Conference & Exhibition, Hans Hansen, DTU, DK
13:15 – 15:00

Chair:
Richard Leach

Session 7: Measuring instruments and machine tools

Session Keynote
Multi-dimensional interferometric stage encoder using range-resolved interferometry
Kieran Wiseman, Cranfield University, UK

13:40     Development of an all-optical dimensional measuring system
Richard Leach, University of Nottingham, UK

14:00     Active hydraulic actuators for vibration reduction in machine tool applications
Lander Rodriguez Idiazabal, Ideko, ES

14:20     Measurement and identification of translational stiffness matrix for static loads in machine tools
Nikolas Alexander Theissen, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, SE

14:40     Novel method and device to minimize the high-order roundness error of large cylindrical rotors
Mikael Miettinen, Aalto University, FI

15:00 – 15:30 Poster Room –  Measuring instruments and machine tools   (P7.01 – P7.30)
15:30 – 15:40 Closing remarks by euspen Vice President, Hélène Mainaud Durand
15:40 – 16:40 1 HOUR DISCUSSION (COFFEE ROOM)
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