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Advanced Manufacturing Innovation

Advanced Manufacturing Innovation

Symposium Chair

Joey MeadJoey Mead
Professor; Director of the Nanomanufacturing Center, UMass Lowell

Key Speakers

Ahmed BusnainaAhmed Busnaina
WL Smith Chair, Director Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center (NSEC) for High-rate Nanomanufacturing
Northeastern University

Khershed P. CooperNanomanufacturing Research, Advanced Manufacturing Program and Funding Opportunities at NSF
Khershed P. Cooper
Program Director, Advanced Manufacturing Program, National Science Foundation

Eitan ZeiraEitan Zeira
VP of product development
Nanocomp Technologies

James M. TourFlash Graphene
James M. Tour
Professor, Rice University

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Symposium Sessions

Monday June 29

10:30Advanced Manufacturing Innovation

Tuesday June 30

10:30Materials Innovations - Additive Manufacturing
1:30Additive Manufacturing Process Control and Equipment
4:00Printed Flexible Electronics - Posters

Wednesday July 1

8:30Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Keynotes
10:30AI Design & Manufacturing
3:00Discussion Panel: Frontiers in Micro & Bio Fluidics, Lab-on-Chip
1:30AI for Manufacturing Inspection and Control
4:00Nanoparticle Synthesis & Manufacturing Innovation - Posters
4:003D Printing - Posters
4:00Advanced Manufacturing - Posters
4:00AI for Advanced Manufacturing - Posters

Symposium Program

Monday June 29

10:30Advanced Manufacturing Innovation
Session chair: Joey Mead, Nanomanufacturing Center, U.Mass Lowell, US
E. Zeira, Huntsman Advanced Materials, US
A. Busnaina, Northeastern University, US
Super-resolution focused-ion-beam nanofabrication
A.C. Madison, K.-T. Liao, J. Schumacher, J.S. Villarrubia, K. Siebein, B.R. Ilic J.A. Liddle, S.M. Stavis, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
Hybrid nanomanufacturing for wearable intelligence
W. Wenzhuo, Purdue University, US
Layered Structures - Innovative Tube/Pipe Manufacturing Process
C. Ritchie, K. McNeil, Techreo, Inc., US
The International Space Station as a Platform for In-Space Manufacturing
R.D. Reeves, E. Esen, International Space Station U.S. National Laboratory, US

Tuesday June 30

10:30Materials Innovations - Additive Manufacturing
Session chair: Slade H. Gardner, Big Metal Additive, Inc., US
N. Hardwick, MELD Manufacturing Corp., US
National Science Foundation (NSF) SHAP3D Center for Additive Manufacturing
A. Ma, J. Mead, C. Hansen, J. Qi, University of Connecticut, US
Materials and Process Development Towards the 3D Printing of Functional Electronics
C. Glenn, W. Chan, Z.T. Deng, Morningbird Media Corporation, US
Dielectric Barrier Discharge Applicator for Heating Carbon-loaded Interfaces and Enhancing 3D-Printed Bond Strength
C.B. Sweeney, M.L. Burnette, B.R. Teipel, B.S. Zahner, D. Staack, M.J. Green, Texas A&M University, US
Scaling-up 3D Printing – from Laboratory to Construction
M. Carli, Laticrete International Inc., US
3D-Printed Rock: Combining Binder Jetting with Natural Materials to Create Rock Analogues for Unprecedented Experimentation
K.J. Hodder, S. Ishutov, R.J. Chalaturnyk, University of Alberta, CA
1:30Additive Manufacturing Process Control and Equipment
Session chair: Slade H. Gardner, Big Metal Additive, Inc., US, Nanci Hardwick, MELD. Manufacturing Corporation, US
R. Hayleck, U.S. Navy, US
K. Church, nScrypt Inc., US
MELD Process Fundamentals: An Emerging Solid-State Additive Technology for Metals and Metal Matrix Composites
H. Yu, Virginia Tech, US
Realtime in-process monitoring of porosity during additive manufacturing
B. Zhang, S. Liu, Y.C. Shin, Purdue University, US
Additive Manufacturing of Continuous Fiber Reinforced Thermoset Composite
B. Shi, Y. Shang, T-W Chou, K. Fu, University of Delaware, US
Extreme Scale Additive Manufacturing Using High Power Mobile Electron Accelerators
A. Sauers, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, US
Investigation of Poly(lactic acid) Crystallization in Additive Manufacturing through Alternating the Flow Area: Flow Induced Crystallization
H. Noor, K. Alqosaibi, A. Duhuh, J. Coulter, Lehigh University, US
4:00Printed Flexible Electronics - Posters
Roll Printed and Roll Imprinted Flexible Transparent Conductive Films
J. Jo, K-Y Kim, Y-S Jang, P.W. Park, Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials(KIMM), KR
Development of precise tension and force control technology for 1200mm wide roll-to-roll nanoimprint system
K-Y Kim, S. Kwon, Y. Jang, J. Jo, Y-M Choi, S-H Lee, Korea Institute of Machinery & Materials, KR
Powerless Flexible Silicon Carbide Nanowire-Nanowire Junction Ultraviolet Photodetector via Direct Transfer Method
M.S. Onder, K. Teker, Istanbul Sehir University, TR
Stretchable Dielectric Substrate Manufacturing for Printed Electronics
S. Deshmukh, E. Keaney, C. Barry, J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
Large-scale uniform inkjet-printed perovskite solar cells
W.J. Jeong, G. Oh, B.M. Weon, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
Organic light emitting diodes on flexible substrates as food-sensors
M. Vasilopoulou, Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, National Center for Scientific Research DEMOKRITOS, GR
Manufacturing Method of Repeatedly Attachable Sticker-type Flexible Energy Storage Devices for Wearable Electronics
H. Yoon, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR

Wednesday July 1

8:30Advanced Materials & Manufacturing Keynotes
Converting Nanoparticles into Functional Materials
P. Bishop, Johnson Matthey Technology Centre, UK
Flash Graphene
J. Tour, Rice University, US
Sustainably Produced Nano-structured Calcium Silicate (CaSil) - A Versatile Material and its Industrial and Environmental Remediation Applications
J.H. Johnston, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
Nanomanufacturing Research, Advanced Manufacturing Program and Funding Opportunities at NSF
K. Cooper, National Science Foundation, US
10:30AI Design & Manufacturing
Session chair: Ishita Chakraborty, Stress Engineering Services, US
A Bayesian Experimental Autonomous Researcher for Mechanical Design
K. Brown, Boston University, US
Preform Design Prediction Model Based on Convolutional Neural Network Deep Learning in Piston Forging
S. Lee, L. Quagliato, J. Sun, N. Kim, Sogang University, KR
Semi-supervised and Reinforcement Learning Methods for VLSI Chip Design
J. Obert, Sandia National Labs, US
A Deep Convolutional Neural Network for Predicting the Failure Response of High-pressure Gas Pipes subject to Pitting Corrosion
S. Soghrati, Ohio State University, US
A Holistic, Digital-Twin Approach to Performance Simulation of Automated Fiber Placement Manufactured Parts
R. Cook, P.-Y. Lavertu, MSC Software, US
Machine Learning for Glass Manufacturing
M. Bauchy, University of California, Los Angeles, US
3:00Discussion Panel: Frontiers in Micro & Bio Fluidics, Lab-on-Chip
Session chair: Sarah Tao, Sanofi
J. Chalmers, The Ohio State University, US
A. Morss Clyne, University of Maryland, US
S.C. Hur, Johns Hopkins University, US
J. Min, Chung-Ang University, KR
J. Berthier, University of Washington, US
1:30AI for Manufacturing Inspection and Control
Session chair: Keith Brown, Boston University, US
Y. Liu, Cardiff University, UK
Manufacturing Quality Inspection Using AI and Edge Computing
C. Ouyang, T. Cook, C. Lu, IBM, US
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning for Weld Modeling and Quality Monitoring
J.E. Jones, V.L. Rhoades, M.D. Mann, T. Surrufka, EnergynTech, Inc., US
A Data-Driven Approach for Selecting Critical Process Parameters in Material Extrusion Additive Manufacturing
F. Pourkamali-Anaraki, A. Peterson, R. Jensen, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
Laser Dissimilar Material Quality Assessment by Deep Learning
T. Kim, C. Han, H. Choi, Keimyung University, KR
Semantic Segmentation for 3D Feature Detection in the Automation of High Mix Industrial Processes
M. Powelson, Southwest Research Institute, US
Machine Learning for In-Water Inspection of Submarine Hull Coatings
M. An, J. Cipolla, A. Shakalis, B. Hiriyur, R. Tolimieri, Prometheus Inc., US
Gamma-Ray Raster Imaging with Robotic Data Collection
W. Wells, T. Aucott, Savannah River National Laboratory, US
4:00Nanoparticle Synthesis & Manufacturing Innovation - Posters
Microbial Synthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticles using Lactococcus lactis TNM-B1
M.B. Osho, A.O. Precious-Egere, A.O. Awotula, E.A. Ofudje, McPherson University, NG
Inhibition Efficiency of Silver-Gold Alloy Nanoparticles on Corrosion of Mild Steel, Stainless Steel and Aluminium in 3.5 M NaCl Medium
J.K. Odusote, T.B. Asafa, E.O. Shonubi, University of Ilorin, NG
Electrical and dielectric properties of MoO3 nanorods and MoO3/rGO nanocomposites
S. Nallani, Pondicherry University, IN
Structural and Electrical Conductivity studies of NaNiPO4 for Sodium-Ion Battery Applications
S. Nallani, Pondicherry University, IN
Release of Silver Nanoparticles Synthetized by Green Chemistry and Encapsulated in Alginate Beads
A. Guerrero-Guzmán, I. Cruz-Soto, T. Rodríguez, J.M. Hugo, G. Velázquez-Juárez, D.R. Sánchez-Chiprés, A. Zamudio-Ojeda, Universidad de Guadalajara, MX
Surfactant Stabilized Copper Nanoparticles Synthesis, Characterization And Investigation of Their Tribological Behavior As Additive In Lubricating Oil
F.A. Bezza, E.M.N. Chirwa, University of Pretoria, ZA
Molecular Nanomaterials
H. Hong, G. Christensen, C. Bailey, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
hollow/porous-walled SnO2 for lithium-ion battery
B-I Park, J-S Park, S. Yu, S-H Cho, J.Y. Byun, J. Oh, S.Y. Lee, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, KR
Structural influence of nitrogen adducts on the morphology of bismuth sulphide thin films
S.A. Saah, J.A.M. Awudza, N. Revaprasadu, University of Energy and Natural Resources, GH
Green Syntheses of Carbon-based Quantum Dots using Spent Grain from the Brewing Process
M. Demiar, M. Patterson, University of Wisconsin - Stout, US
Synthesis, Characterization and Application of Nanocomposite Materials
N.M. Bahadur, Y. Akter, K. Afrin, S. Islam, S. Alam, R. Rashid, M.A. Samad Azad, N. Suzuki, M. Sato, Noakhali Science and Technology University, BD
Sol-Gel Preparation and photocatalytic properties of TiO2/SiO2/ɤ-Fe2O3/rGO nanocomposite as an efficient and reusable photocatalyst under visible light
M. Mokhtarifar, R. Kaveh, M. Bagherzadeh, M. Ormellese, M.P. Pedeferri, M.V. Diamanti, Politecnico di Milano, IT
Superconducting phases Tc ≥ 200K in homo phases Bi / Pb cuprate obtained by solar energy.
D.D. Gulamova, H. Bahronov, S.M. Ashimov, J.G. Chigvinadze, Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, UZ
A new insight into the mechanism of the synthesis of gold nanoparticles by Turckevich method
E. Méndez, S. Botasini, Universidad de la Republica Uruguay, UY
Biosynthesis of Magnetite Nanoparticles by Green Chemistry Method with Lemon Waste Extract
L. Verástegui, R. Estrada, F. Vázquez, N. Elizondo, Universidad Autónoma De Nuevo León, US
4:003D Printing - Posters
Selective laser sintering of glass-ceramic powders by CO2 laser radiation
D. Correa-Coyac, A. Ramos-Velazquez, A. Michtchenko, R. Zenteno-Garcia, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, MX
Hydrophobic 3D Printing Filament with Enhanced Mechcanical Properties
S. Baniya, S. Beckford, SurfTec, LLC, US
Laser-induced nanoparticle desorption for additive nanomanufacturing under ambient conditions
C. Zhao, University of Dayton, US
Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing) of Polymer Nanocomposites
A.A. Rashid, S.A. Khan, M. Koc, Hammad Bin Khalifa University, QA
A Novel, 3D Printed Test Fixture for High Pressure Measurement Experiment
F. Anwar, Marquette University, US
High Resolution and High Speed SLA 3D Printer (RECILS) using a Plane Building Platform and a Cylindrical Window
K. Soeda, H. Suzuki, S. Yokobori, K. Konishi, H. Tamaru, N. Mio, M. Kuwata-Gonokami, J. Yumoto, The University of Tokyo, JP
3D Printing of Rubber Filament
L. Phaen, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
Wire Arc Additive Manufacturing of Nano-treated High Strength Aluminum
X. Li, M. Liese, M. Sokoluk, University of California, Los Angeles, US
Smart Design for 3D Printing Pharmaceutical Tablets for Patient Centric Product Development
N. Yazdanpanah, Procegence, US
4:00Advanced Manufacturing - Posters
The Development of Quick-Set, High-Solids Pharmaceutical Tablet Coatings
T. Kalantar, M. Ladika, H. Shao, S. Dean, K. Harris, P. Sheskey, K. Coppens, K. Balwinski, D. Holbrook, The Dow Chemical Company, US
Integrated Diode Voltage Level Shifter to Bridge I/O Compatibility of Multi-Generational Products
E.M. Spory, Global Circuit Innovations, Inc., US
Investigation of an Innovative Technology to Advance Injection Molding of Hot Runner Systems
K. Alqosaibi, C. Thakur, H. Noor, A. Duhduh, J. Coulter, Lehigh University, US
Ultra Fast Boriding : An Overview
O.L. Eryilmaz, O. Kahvecioglu and, A. Erdemir, Argonne National Laboratory, US
Mobile Machining System Technology for Large Workpiece for On-Site Manufacturing
S-K RO, C-J Kim, J-S Oh, S-C Lee, J-Y Shim, S-H Han, Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials, KR
High Throughput Manufacturing of Highly Oriented Post-drawn Polymer Nanofibers by Centrifugal Trackspinning
D. Jao, Rowan University, US
Shock wave Nano technology method
B. Gutman, SUNY,CUNY,USA,USSR,Israel, US
Investigation of the fidelity of micro molded features using micro injection molding process
A.A. Rajhi, A. Almalki, J.P. Coulter, Lehigh University, US
Measurement of micro-thickness for fiber optic processing in real time
B.A. García Avendaño, J.L. Camas-Anzueto, R. Grajales-Coutiño, M. Pérez-Patricio, Tecnológico Nacional de México/I.T. de Tuxtla Gutiérrez, MX
Commercializing Nanotechnology - Roadmap to Nanoproducts
H.Q. Pe, MARTECH International Inc., US
Pharma 4.0: Advanced Manufacturing and Digital Transformation in Pharmaceutical Industry
N. Yazdanpanah, Procegence, US
High speed in-line defect inspection of UV cast-and-cure R2R replicated films
S. Turgut, Luminit, US
4:00AI for Advanced Manufacturing - Posters
Residual Distortion Prediction through an Artificial Intelligence Approach in Additive Manufactured Components
A. Imanian, TDA, US
Bayesian Networks Connecting Processing and Product Features in Additive Manufacturing
A. Malmberg, K. Chandra, A. Peterson, J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
Using Robotics to Assemble Graphene Supercapacitor
C. Wu, J. Kim, D. Magluyan, D.K. Kindred, Y. Zhou, N. Cao, H. Zhao, Z. Kuang, T. Kidd, S. Dobbs, Z. Yu, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, US

Advanced manufacturing enables transfer of science and technology into new products and processes. It is particularly pertinent for technologically complex products and for the commercialization of advanced materials such as those highlighted at TechConnect World. This symposium focuses on challenges and success stories in technology development and highlights exciting new approaches to solving manufacturing challenges.

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