Manufacturing & Processing Technologies

Listed below are the anticipated Technical Papers and Education Sessions for CAMX. The list below is not final and subject to change at any time. The final program schedule will be available July of 2017.

Manufacturing & Processing Technologies

Advances in Automation & Affordable Manufacturing

Carbon Fiber Oxidation System Configuration, Technical Analysis for Key Decisions [Tech Paper]

James Fry, Harper International Corporation

Challenges and Opportunities to Transitioning Automotive Composites to Aerospace [Tech Paper]

Robert Koon, Lockheed Martin/Advanced Development Programs

Collaborative Human-Robotic Layup [Tech Paper]

Michael Elkington, ACCIS, University of Bristol

Continuous Prepolymer Reactor Design for Low-Cost Matrices [Tech Paper]

Jeff Wiggins, University of Southern Mississippi

Development of RTM-Processable High Temperature Benzoxazine Resins [Tech Paper]

Andrea Haight, Composite Technology Development, Inc.

Economical and Technological Advantages of Stock Large Scale Solid Heavy Duty Thermoplastic Composites [Tech Paper]

Angel Salvado, Olimunllum America LLC

Effects of Z-stitching in Heavy Tow Carbon Laminates via Tailored Fiber Placement [Tech Paper]

Scott Huelskamp, University of Dayton Research Institute

Rapid Assessment of Surface Preparation Processes for Bonding and Coating Operations [Tech Paper]

Giles Dillingham, BTG Labs

Rapid Cure Carbon Fiber Prepregs for Affordable Composite Structural Part [Tech Paper]

Felix Nguyen, Toray Composites

Tack Measurements of Prepreg Tape at Variable Temperature and Humidity [Tech Paper]

Christopher Wohl, NASA Langley Research Center

Towards a Simulation Strategy to Predict Residual Porosity on Partially Impregnated CFRP Prepregs [Tech Paper]

Matthias Copony, Technical University of Munich, Chair of Carbon Composites

Unidirectional Prepreg Format Design for Robust, Efficient Out-of-Autoclave Processing [Tech Paper]

Steven Nutt, University of Southern California

“4 x 4 Strategy” – Base for Automation in Composite Manufacturing

Wilhelm Rupertsberger, Fill GmbH

Development of Resin Systems for Automated Composite Manufacture: An Industry 4.0 Approach

Bronwyn Fox, Swinburne University of Technology

Emerging Technologies for Affordable Composite Sturctures

Stephen Heinz, Boeing

Reducing Cycle Time with Out-of-Autoclave Processing

Casey Hoffman, Vistex Composites


Automation & Robotics Technology

Flexible and Automated Thermoplastic Preforming Process in Aerospace [Tech Paper]

Michael Kuehnel, DLR

Composite Manufacturing & Processing

All-Carbon Composites Using Aligned Carbon Nanotube Sheets [Tech Paper]

Liyu Dong, High Performance Materials Institute (Florida State University)

Alternative Reactive Monomer Chemistries in Resins for Pultrusion Processing [Tech Paper]

Paresh Sanghvi, Deltech Europe Ltd.

Automated Production and Joining of High Performance Structures out of Carbon Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics [Tech Paper]

Matthias Beyrle, German Aerospace Center

Comparison of Injection Pultrusion vs Dip Bath Pultrusion on the Mechanical Properties of Unidirectionally Reinforced Glass Fiber Composites [Tech Paper]

Fayaz Ali, Glasforms, Polyone

Development of Continuous S-Glass Fiber-Reinforced Transparent Composite [Tech Paper]

K Chandrashekhara, Missouri S&T

Effect of Core-Shell Siloxane/Carbon Nanotubes Modifiers on the Mechanical and Thermo-Mechanical Performance of Bismaleimide Nanocomposites [Tech Paper]

Shaik Zainuddin, Tuskegee University

Effect of Filler on the Mechanical Properties of Glass Fiber Reinforced Parts [Tech Paper]

Fayaz Ali, Glasforms, Polyone

Effect of Graphene Nano Particles Addition on the Properties of Polyurea [Tech Paper]

Ranji Vaidyanathan, Oklahoma State University

Effect of Interlaminar Toughened Layers on Chemical Cure Shrinkage and Shape Distortion of L-shaped Composites [Tech Paper]

Shu Minakuchi, Graduate School of Frontier Sciences, The University of Tokyo

High Productivity Technologies for CFRP Mass Production: Cannon HP-RTM [Tech Paper]

Marco Rigobello, Cannon USA

Innovation and Automation in Long Fiber Injection [Tech Paper]

Matt Getty, Romeo RIM

In-situ Measurement of CFRP Prepreg Deformation in Complex Shaped Part using Embedded Optical Fiber Bending Sensor [Tech Paper]

Shoma Niwa, The University of Tokyo

Intelligent In-situ Process Monitoring and Quality Assesment of Aerospace Composite Structures [Tech Paper]

Nobuo Takeda, The University of Tokyo

Liquid Ingression Characteristics of Polymer Composite Laminates for Aerospace Applications [Tech Paper]

Ramazan Asmatulu, Wichita State University

Micro Mechanics Based Spring Back Modeling and Effect of Damage on Net Shape [Tech Paper]

Frank Abdi, AlphaSTAR Corporation

Modular Conversion Tool for Generating Fiber Placement Code from Optimized Fiber Steering Path [Tech Paper]

Ramy Harik, University of South Carolina

Novel Manufacturing Route for Affordable Thermoset Composite Primary Structures [Tech Paper]

Mathieu Piana, Airbus SAS

Over Moulding of PEEK Compounds for Composite Aerospace Brackets [Tech Paper]

Stuart Green, Victrex

Prediction of Local Porosity in Composite Structures: Effect of Ply Drops and Caul Sheets on Resin Pressure [Tech Paper]

Houman Bedayat, Convergent Manufacturing Technologies US

Process Understanding in Drilling and Milling of Composite versus Metal [Tech Paper]

Peter Mueller-Hummel, MAPAL Dr. Kress KG

Qualimetric Analysis of Unification at Composite Shapes Manufacturing [Tech Paper]

Igor Taranenko, National Aerospace University “KhAI”

Rheological Behavior of Epoxy-Based Syntactic Foams [Tech Paper]

Dhruv Bansal, Trelleborg Offshore

Smart Tooling: Smart Caul Manufacturing Case Study: Skin-Pylon, Trailing Edge Closeout [Tech Paper]

Thomas Margraf, Spintech LLC

The Effect of Integrated Bio-composite Materials into Composite Structures [Tech Paper]

Colby Hashimoto, California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

Waterjet Machining of Small Features [Tech Paper]

Mohamed Hashish, Flow International Corporation

Machining Methods for Perforating Composites

Tim Bergstrom, Ikonics

Manufacturing and Design Defects in Sporting Goods: How to Avoid Serious Defects and Failures

Scott Beckwith, BTG Composites, Inc.

Reducing Operational Costs in Composite Manufacturing

Karen Travis, Saint Gobain Abrasives


Forming Technologies

Development of Manufacturing Technology for Continuous Carbon Fiber Solid Structure by 3D Printer [Tech Paper]

Kengo Yasuhira, SUPER RESIN, Inc.

Preforming Technologies to Ensure Reproducibility and Cycle Time [Tech Paper]

Franck Bourcier, Loiretech


Gelcoat Yellowing Study Phase III

Kenneth Lipovsky, Reichhold LLC2


Out-of-Autoclave (OOA)

Effect on Out-of-Autoclave Manufacturing Process on the Mechanical Properties of the Unidirectional Carbon Fiber Reinforced Epoxy Composites [Tech Paper]

Zaffar Khan, Institute of Space Technology

Out-of-Autoclave Processing of Phthalonitrile Composites by Prepreg Rheology Optimisation [Tech Paper]

Qin Lei, Aerospace Research Institute of Materials and Processing Technology

Reduction of Surface Defects in Out of Autoclave (OoA) Composites with Conformal Rubber Mandrels [Tech Paper]

Joe Severino, Aerospace Corp

Process Control

High Speed, High Resolution, On-Line Inspection [Tech Paper]

Timothy Potts, Dark Field Technologies, Inc.

Integrating Optical Measuring for better Process Control [Tech Paper]

John Psilopoulos, Trilion Quality System

Smart Factory Applications for Integrated Laser Projection and Automatic Inspection [Tech Paper]

Scott Blake, Aligned Vision (formerly Assembly Guidance)

The Verification of Applicability of the Use of Embedded Microwire Temperature Sensors in Repair Scenarios [Tech Paper]

Johann Rose, Advanced Processing Technology, Inc.

Production of biobased additives

Biorizon, The Way to Aromatics [Tech Paper]

Ludo Diels, VITO


Improving Performance, Material Consolidation and Manufacturing Efficiencies through Advancements in Pultrusion

Darcy Hornberger, PolyOne Glasforms Advanced Composites

PULTRUSION 101: The Engineering and Science Essentials of a Formidable Process

Clement Hiel, Composite Support & Solutions Inc.

Rapid Cure & Manufacturing Processing Technologies

Estimation of Applicability of Infrared Assisted Pseudo through Transmission Infrared Radiation Heat Method Using for Aircraft Rapid Assembling [Tech Paper]

Yuichi Yui, Mitsubishi Heavy Indtstries LTD.

Rapid Processing of Nanomaterial-reinforced Carbon Fiber/Nylon 6 Hybrid Composites Using Thermoplastic Resin Transfer Molding (T-RTM) [Tech Paper]

Young-Bin Park, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology

Resin Infusion/Liquid Molding/VARTM Composites Processing

Complex Geometry, Hollow HP-RTM Carbon Fiber Parts [Tech Paper]

Tobias Jansen, Hennecke GmbH

Improved Cosmetics of Infused Panels with Coring Materials [Tech Paper]

Anthony Bennett, Interplastic

Interfacial and Mechanical Properties with Different Permeability for Three Patterend Glass Fiber/Epoxy Composites by VARTM [Tech Paper]

Joung Man Park, Gyeongsang National University

UV Cure & EB Cure

Properties of UV Cured Filament Wound Composites [Tech Paper]

Jonathan Shaw, Allnex