ASPE Proceedings, November 4 - 7, 1986, Dallas, Texas

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Technical Sessions

Session I, Angular and Dimensional Metrology
Wednesday, November 5, 1986, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Session Chair: F. Parsons, Federal Products Corporation

  1. High Resolution and Accuracy Angular Positioning and Measurement
    H. Tyler and J. Perry (BEI Motion Systems)
    Angular and Dimensional Metrology/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  2. Testing an Improved High-Resolution Angle Encoder
    G. Wyntjes (OPTRA)
    Angular and Dimensional Metrology/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  3. Straightness Measurement Using a Laser Tracking Interferometer System
    F. Jing, K. Lau and R. Hocken (National Bureau of Standards)
    Angular and Dimensional Metrology/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  4. A New Laser Measurement System for Precision Metrology
    G. Sommargren (Zygo Corporation)
    Angular and Dimensional Metrology/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  5. Absolute Laser Ranging with Micron Precision
    C.C. Williams and H.K. Wickramasinghe (IBM)
    Angular and Dimensional Metrology/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual

Session II, Material Removal and Tooling
Wednesday, November 5, 1986, 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Session Chair: E. R. McClure, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

  1. Overview: Expectations and Frustrations
    E. Ray McClure (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
    Material Removal and Tooling/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  2. Selection of Natural and Synthetic Crystals for Turning Tools
    Donald G. Flom and Robert C. DeVries (General Electric Company)
    Material Removal and Tooling/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  3. Thresholds of Precision Engineering: Geometry of Roundnose Diamond Tools
    Hans J. Hansen (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
    Material Removal and Tooling/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  4. Prediction and Measurement of Diamond Tool Wear
    John S. Taylor (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
    Material Removal and Tooling/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual

Session III, Problems in Precision Manufacturing
Thursday, November 6, 1986, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Session Chair: Thomas A. Dow, N.C. State University

  1. Precision Engineering in the Machine Tool Industry - Unattended Machining of Prismatic Workpieces
    Paul Haas (Kearney and Trecker Corporation)
    Problems in Precision Manufacturing/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  2. Precision Engineering in the U.S. Hardware Manufacturing Industry
    M.B. Grant (Cummins Engine Company)
    Problems in Precision Manufacturing/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  3. Precision Engineering in the Microelectronics Industry
    Graham J. Siddall (GCA Corporation)
    Problems in Precision Manufacturing/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  4. Precision Engineering in Magnetic Recording and Ink Jet Printing Technology
    Frank E. Talke (University of California - San Diego)
    Problems in Precision Manufacturing/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual

Session IV, Thresholds in Electronics & Physics
Thursday, November 6, 1986, 1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Session Chair: E. Clayton Teague, National Bureau of Standards

  1. Precision Engineering in Optoelectronics
    R. Holman (Battelle)
    Thresholds in Electronics & Physics/Oral/Abstract not Available/1986 Annual
  2. Applications of Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
    J.A. Golouchenko (Bell Labs)
    Thresholds in Electronics & Physics/Oral/Abstract not Available/1986 Annual
  3. Precision Mechatronics at the Center for Robotics Systems and Microelectronics
    E. Hu (University of California - Santa Barbara)
    Thresholds in Electronics & Physics/Oral/Abstract not Available/1986 Annual
  4. Thresholds in Signal Processing with Emphasis on Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation of Materials
    Gregory A. Clark (Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory)
    Thresholds in Electronics & Physics/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual

Session V
Friday, November 7, 1986, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Session Chair: J Gleeson, Battelle - Columbus

  1. An Integrated Inspection System to Provide Feedback for Precision Machining Processes
    J. Raja (Michigan Tech) and M.F. Deveries (U. of Wisconsin)
    Precision Engineering/Oral/Abstract Not Available/1986 Annual
  2. Development of a High-Speed System to Control the Dynamic Behavior of Mechanical Structures
    Dan E. Luttrell and Thomas A. Dow (N.C. State University)
    Precision Engineering/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  3. A Heterodyne Profiler for Non-Contact Surface Metrology
    Robert A. Smythe (Zygo Corporation)
    Precision Engineering/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  4. Precision Machined Optical System for Use at Cryogenic Termperatures
    Ronald K. Kimmel (Hughes Aircraft Company)
    Precision Engineering/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  5. Design and Performance of a Diamond Turning Machine
    Peter Falter and Thomas A. Dow (N.C. State University)
    Precision Engineering/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual
  6. Automated Manufacture of Segmented Disk Mirrors
    Michael Barber and Mark Walter (Imaging Systems Group)
    Precision Engineering/Oral/Abstract/1986 Annual