Micrometer-Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures

April 4-7, 1995
Westward Look Resort
Tucson, AZ

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Invited Lectures I
Wednesday, April 5, 9:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

  1. Design, Specification and Tolerancing of Micrometer-Tolerance Assemblies
    Dennis A. Swyt (NIST)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  2. A Structured Approach to Precise Assembly of Lithographic Lenses
    John H. Bruning (Tropel Corporation)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring

Invited Lectures II
Wednesday, April 5, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

  1. Precision Fabrication of Analytical Instruments
    Alan D. Feinerman (University of Illinois at Chicago)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  2. Five Degrees of Freedom Scanning Test Stand for Magnetic Read/Write Heads with 1 nm Resolution
    Sheldon Schultz (University of California at San Diego)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring

Invited Lectures III
Wednesday, April 5, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  1. Design and Fabrication Techniques for Precision metal Mirror Assemblies: A Case Study
    John P. Schaefer and Lyale Marr (Texas Instruments, Inc.)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  2. The Deformation and Registration of a Foil Membrane in an Interchangeable Assembly Process
    Paul Strauss (Zenith Electronics)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring

Invited Lectures IV
Wednesday, April 5, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  1. Dimensional Variability of Steel Castings
    F. E. Peters, R. C. Voigt and E. C. De Meter (Penn State University) and Malcomb Blair (Steel Founders Society of America)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring
  2. Flatness, Parallelism and Other Novel Uses of Grazing-Incidence Interferometry in Precision Engineering
    Louis Denes (Tropel Corporation) and James Salsbury (Cummins Engine Company)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring

Invited Lectures V
Thursday, April 6, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

  1. Fabrication of Fiber Bundle Arrays for Free-space Photonic Switching Systems
    Jose M. Sasian, Robert A. Novotny, Martin G. Beckman, Sonya L. Walker, Michael J. Wojcik and Stephen J. Hinterlong (AT&T Bell Laboratories)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring
  2. Aligning and Low Temperature Bonding of Multiple Integrated Circuits
    Robert Bower (University of California at Davis)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring

Invited Lectures VI
Thursday, April 6, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

  1. Diesel Injector Precision Engineering
    Marion B. Grant, Wayne A. Eckerle, Gary A. Garitson and Michael L. Molnar (Cummins Engine Company)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring
  2. Evolution in the Requirements for Surface and Form Measurement
    Alex Tabenkin and Duane Christy (Federal Products Co.)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring

Invited Lectures VII
Thursday, April 6, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

  1. Current Trends in the Packaging of Photonic Devices
    Richard F. Carson (Sandia National Laboratory)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring
  2. Micron-size Milling Tools: Fabrication and Use
    Michael J. Vasile and Craig R. Friedrich (Louisiana Tech University)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring

Technical Session I
Thursday, April 6, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

  1. A Similitude Analysis for Miniature Machining
    Richard L. Rhorer (LANL)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  2. Micro Adjustment by Elastic and Plastic Material Deformation
    Peter V. Pistecky (Delft University of Technology)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  3. Diamond Turning Produces Higher Quality Air Bearings
    David H. Youden (Rank Pneumo, Inc.)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring

Techinical Session II
Friday, April 7, 8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

  1. Manufacturing Method for a Monolithic Spectrometer Containing Five Self -Aligned Optical Surfaces
    Boyd M. Evans III, Slobodan Rajic and Joseph P. Cunningham (ORNL)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  2. The Grating Array: Sub-micrometere Control in Five Degrees of Freedom
    Anthony E. Gee (Cranfield University, UK)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  3. Determination of Anisotropy in the In-Plane Radial Residual Stresses of 100 mm Diameter (100) P-Type Silicon Wafers by Shadow Moire Interferometry and Finite Element Analysis
    K. Ghaffari, B. Wnag, D. McDowell and S. Danyluk (Georgia Institute of Technology) and M. Billone (Argonne National Laboratory)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/Abstract/1995 Spring
  4. Part Transfer in Ultraprecision Machining Processes
    Richard L. Rhorer (LANL)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Oral/No Abstract Available/1995 Spring
  5. Multi-dimension Inspection Technology in Quality Management
    Shuguang Jin, Zhixiang Chen (Huazhong University of Science & Technology) and Zhang Wu (Nanyang Technological University)
    Micrometer Tolerance Assembly of Macroscopic Structures/Author Unable to attend Mtg./Abstract/1995 Spring