ASPE Proceedings, Precision Bearings and Spindles

June 11-12, 2007

The Nittany Lion Inn
State College, PA

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Session I
Monday, June 11, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session Chair: Andrew J. Devitt (New Way Air Bearings, Inc.)

  • The History of Axes of Rotation and my Recollections (Keynote Address)
    Bryan, J. B. (Bryan Associates)
    Precision Bearings and Spindles/Oral/No Abstract/2007 Summer
  • Horrobilia Forum
    Martin, D. L. (Lion Precision); and Spaan, H. A. M. (IBS Precision Engineering BV)
    Precision Bearings and Spindles/Oral/No Abstract/2007 Summer

Session II
Aero/Hydrostatic Bearings I
Monday, June 11, 2007, 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Session Chair: Eric R. Marsh (Pennsylvania State University)

Session III
Applications I
Monday, June 11, 2007, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Session Chair: David H. Youden (Olympic Precision, Inc.)

Session IV
Applications II
Monday, June 11, 2007, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Session Chair: R. Ryan Vallance (The George Washington University)

Session V
Design
Tuesday, June 12, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session Chair: Allen Y. Yi (The Ohio State University)

Session VI
Aero/Hydrostatic Bearings II
Tuesday, June 12, 2007, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Session Chair: David A. Arneson (Professional Instruments Company, Inc.)

Session VII
Applications III
Tuesday, June 12, 2007, 1:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Session Chair: Robert D. Grejda (Corning Tropel Corporation)

  • Repair of 140 Foot, 150 Ton, Precision Hydrostatic Bearing
    Devitt, A. J. (New Way Air Bearings); and Campbell, B. (Devitt Machinery Company)
    Precision Bearings and Spindles - Applications/Oral/Abstract/2007 Summer
  • Precision Air Bearings for Custom Applications
    Devitt, A. J. (New Way Air Bearings)
    Precision Bearings and Spindles - Applications/Oral/No Abstract/2007 Summer

Session VIII
Applications IV
Tuesday, June 12, 2007, 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Session Chair: Don L. Martin (Lion Precision)