NDT of Composites 2019

NDT of Composites 2019

NDT of Composites 2019

Motif Seattle
Seattle, WA
30 April - 2 May 2019

2019 will see the NDT of Composites conference move to downtown Seattle! Focusing on the ever-expanding use of composite materials across several industries, this conference will feature cutting-edge presentations and an exhibit floor featuring the latest in products and services!

This program will provide the opportunity for information exchange on existing, new and developing methods of NDT for composite materials and fabrication techniques including: Advances in composite NDT technology or methods; NDT of new product forms; In-process NDT; NDT of composites used in commercial, marine, space and Launch Vehicle applications.

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5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Exhibits

Welcome Reception with Exhibitors

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Room: Seattle Ballroom

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8:30 AM - 9:00 AM | Technical Session

Keynote: Message from the ASNT President - Scott Cargill

Mr Scott P Cargill, MISTRAS Group Inc

Room: Emerald III

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Overview

Room: Emerald III

9:00 AM

NDE Methods and Capabilities Handbook – Reducing the Development and Certification Timeline for Composite Materials and Structures

Presenter(s): Patricia A Howell

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9:30 AM

Introduction of USAF Depot NDI Data Fusion Collection Tools to Improve AC Structural Integrity

Presenter(s): Mr Ward A Fong

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10:00 AM - 10:30 AM | Exhibits

AM - Break with Exhibitors

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Room: Seattle Ballroom

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PAUT

Room: Emerald III

10:30 AM

Automated and Semi-Automated PAUT Inspection of Composites

Presenter(s): Mr Borja Lopez

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11:00 AM

3D Visualization of Multi-Axis PAUT Probe Scanning: Application to Composite Materials

Presenter(s): Mr Francois Mainguy

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11:30 AM

Phased-Array UT Inspection-Method Development for Composite-Bonded Pi Joints in Aerospace Components

Presenter(s): Mr Thomas R Jenkins »

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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM | Lunch

Lunch with Exhibitors

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Room: Seattle Ballroom

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IR/Shearography

Room: Emerald III

2:00 PM

Low Cost High Resolution Transient Thermography Imaging Based on Equivalent Wave Field Transform

Presenter(s): Dr Meir Gershenson

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2:30 PM

Application of Flash Pulse Thermography to Ceramic Matrix Composites at GE Aviation

Presenter(s): Mr Christopher Uhl »

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3:00 PM

The Inspection and Characterization of Carbon Fiber Composites With Thermal Shearography

Presenter(s): Mr John W Newman

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Neutron/X- Radiography

Room: Emerald III

3:45 PM

Non-Destructive Evaluation and Inspection of Composite Materials using Thermal and Fast Neutron Imaging

Presenter(s): Mr Michael J Taylor »

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4:15 PM

Three-dimensional Radiographic Imaging of Complex Structures (TRICS)

Presenter(s): Dr Eric Gans

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Laser/Acoustography Methods

Room: Emerald III

8:00 AM

Novel Laser-Based Non-Contact Ultrasound Testing Method

Presenter(s): Dr Balthasar Fischer »

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8:30 AM

Imaging of Structure in CFRP Composites with Laser-Ultrasonics: New Tools to Evaluate Heat Damage and Wrinkles

Presenter(s): Dr Ivan Pelivanov

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9:00 AM

Acoustography NDE: A Simpler, Faster Ultrasonic Inspection of Composites

Presenter(s): Dr Jaswinder S Sandhu

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General NDT

Room: Emerald III

9:45 AM

Projection Thermography of Large-Scale Composite Structures

Presenter(s): Dr Steven M Shepard

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10:15 AM

Research Developments in Non-Invasive Measurement Systems for Aerospace Composite Structures at NASA

Presenter(s): Mr Daniel Perey

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10:45 AM

Simulating Ultrasonic BScan Imaging of Tapered Composites Using Cloud Based FEA

Presenter(s): Mr Jeff Dobson

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11:15 AM

Latest enhancements in Non-Destructive Testing of composite materials

Presenter(s): Mr Agata Surowiec

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11:45 AM - 1:00 PM | Lunch

Lunch on Own

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Room: N/A

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Ultrasonics/NDT of Bonds

Room: Emerald III

1:00 PM

Nondestructive Detection of Weak Bonds in Composite Structures Using Quantitative Percussion Diagnostics (QPD)

Presenter(s): Mr James Earthman

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1:30 PM

Advances in Linear Array Ultrasonic Testing of Composites

Presenter(s): Mr John D Register

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2:00 PM

Detection of Unacceptable Features in Manufactured Composites Parts Using Ultrasonic Coda Wave Comparison Technique

Presenter(s): Dr Thomas Schumacher

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2:30 PM

Predicting Bond Performance of Composites Through Non-Destructive Testing

Presenter(s): Ms Brooke Campbell

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Closing Session

Room: Emerald III

3:15 PM

NDE for Composite Manufacturing: A view of the present and future opportunities

Presenter(s): Dr Gary E Georgeson

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