Thank you for attending the Smart Manufacturing Seminar Series event held April 6, 2017 in Knoxville, TN. Please find below presentations that were presented at the Conference. We hope the information provided here will prove useful to you in your endeavors.
Welcome to SME Advanced Thermoplastic Composites Seminar
Randy Wilkerson, Associate Technical Fellow, Boeing Research & Technology
Recent Developments in Thermoplastic Processing and Part Manufacture
Michael Buck, Product Manager, Thermoplastics, Barrday Composites Solutions
New Thermoplastic Unidirectional Tapes and Processes Target Cost
James Mondo, PhD, Vice President Thermoplastic Technology, TenCate Advanced Composites
Quality Testing of Composite Materials
Paul Rementer, Physical Measurement Representative, Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (Event Sponsor)
Additive Manufacturing of Wind Turbine Blades Using Thermoplastic Composite Material
Alex Roschli, Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Thermoplastic Tape Formatting & Conversion Processes Enabling High Volume Manufacturing
James Martin, Director, Advanced Composites, Globe Machine Manufacturing Company
Features & Benefits of SME Membership
Ralton Emory, Member & Industry Manager, SME
CBAM – Composite-Based Additive Manufacturing
Lawrence M. Kaplan, Chief Executive Officer, Impossible Objects LLC
Automating Thermoplastic Composite Processes for Increased Productivity and Quality
Michael Smoot, VP, Sales & Marketing, Accudyne Systems Inc.
Downstream Applications – Welding and Forming Carbon Fiber PEEK Materials
Joe Spangler, Technical Services Manager, Toho Tenax America Inc.
Advances in Automation of Advanced Thermoplastic Composites for Aerospace and Automotive Applications
Burak Uzman, US Representative, Coriolis Composites