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NDT of Composites 2021

Composites 2021

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NDT of Composites 2021

Virtual Conference
Online Only, OH
22 - 23 June 2021

This virtual conference will feature presentations on existing, new and developing methods of materials and fabrication techniques including advances in composite NDT technology, new product forms, and In-process NDT.

Topics will include:

  • NDT of composites used in commercial, military, marine, space and launch vehicle applications
  • NDE for new composite products
  • Applications in aerospace, automotive, defense, medical and many other fields
  • NDT methods including ultrasonic, guided wave, infrared, laser, radiography and others

The NDT of Composites conference schedule and all session times are being held in the Eastern time zone.

Registration Rates

  Before 24 May
After 24 May
  Member Non-Member Member Non-Member
Virtual / Online Attendance $299 $399 $299 $399

Student Members and Retired Members - $49


10:05 AM - 10:50 AM | General Session

Keynote: Reflections on a Quarter Century of Composites NDT Development

Dr Tsuchin Philip Chu, Southern Illinois University

Room: Virtual 1

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10:50 AM - 11:20 AM | Technical Session

Industry Panel - Future Direction NDT Development

Dr Tsuchin Philip Chu, Southern Illinois University
Mr Roger W Engelbart
Dr Gary E Georgeson
Mr Flynn Spears, Alban NDE

Room: Virtual 1

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11:20 AM - 11:45 AM | Technical Session

Leveraging Autonomous Robotics and Advanced NDE Methods for Composite Inspection

Mr Lennart Schulenburg, VisiConsult X-Ray Systems & Solutions GmbH

Room: Virtual 1

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12:15 PM - 12:45 PM | Technical Session

Optimization of X-Ray Computed Tomography Acquisition for Composites

Dr Christina Fraij, Boeing

Room: Virtual 1

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12:45 PM - 1:15 PM | Technical Session

Development of An Eddy Current Based Inspection System for Detection of Defects In 3d Woven Carbon Fiber

Mr John P Hansen, ETher NDE Ltd

Room: Virtual 1

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1:15 PM - 1:45 PM | Technical Session

Ultrasonic Detection of Out of Plane Wrinkles in Plain Weave Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composites

Mr William Minnie, Baylor University

Room: Virtual 1

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2:15 PM - 2:45 PM | Technical Session

Phased Array Beam Steering Techniques used for Composite Inspection

Mr Barry A Fetzer, Boeing

Room: Virtual 1

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2:45 PM - 3:15 PM | Technical Session

Probability of Detection of Tap Testing for Disbond Detection in Aluminum-Skin Aluminum-Core Honeycomb Structures

Mr Muzibur Khan, National Research Council of Canada

Room: Virtual 1

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3:15 PM - 3:45 PM | Technical Session

Flaw Depth Detection in Complex Composites Using Advanced Microwave Techniques

Mr Robert J Stakenborghs, Advanced Microwave Imaging

Room: Virtual 1

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3:45 PM - 4:15 PM | Technical Session

Contact-Free Porosity Detection in Composite Parts by a Pore Resonance Mechanism

Mr Matthias Brauns, XARION Laser Acoustics GmbH

Room: Virtual 1

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4:45 PM - 6:00 PM | Technical Session

Short Course - Bond Tester technology

Mr James P Bittner, Olympus America Inc

Room: Virtual 1

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10:05 AM - 10:50 AM | Technical Session

Plenary Talk: Applications of Terahertz Technology for NDT and Analysis of Composites

Mr Joseph M Buckley, Level X NDT

Room: Virtual 1

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10:50 AM - 11:20 AM | Technical Session

Industry Panel - Looking Ahead Composites and NDT Future Direction NDT Development

Mr Joseph M Buckley, Level X NDT
Mr Roger W Engelbart
Dr Gary E Georgeson
Mr Flynn Spears, Alban NDE

Room: Virtual 1

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11:45 AM - 12:15 PM | Technical Session

Technologies for Inspection Under Nonmetallic Repairs – A Capability Comparison

Mr Fadhel H Al Asfoor, Saudi ARAMCO

Room: Virtual 1

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12:15 PM - 12:45 PM | Technical Session

Bond Tester technology, Improvements in Mechanical Impedance Analysis (MIA) Method

Mr James P Bittner, Olympus America Inc

Room: Virtual 1

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12:45 PM - 1:15 PM | Technical Session

Acoustic Emission Signal Clustering in CFRP Laminates Using A New Feature Set Based on Waveform Analysis and Information Entropy Analysis

Mr Seyed Foad Karimian, University of Maryland

Room: Virtual 1

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1:45 PM - 2:15 PM | Technical Session

Multi Frequency Microwave Inspection of Complex Composite Parts

Mr Robert J Stakenborghs, Advanced Microwave Imaging

Room: Virtual 1

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2:15 PM - 2:45 PM | Technical Session

Improved Wind Turbine Blade Inspection with Adaptive Plane Wave Imaging

Mr Alan Caulder, Advanced OEM Solutions

Room: Virtual 1

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2:45 PM - 3:15 PM | Technical Session

Structural Health Monitoring of Aerospace Structures using Acoustic Emissions

Ms Savannah Bradley, New Mexico Inst of Mining & Technology

Room: Virtual 1

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3:45 PM - 4:15 PM | Technical Session

Closing Keynote: A Journey of Reinvention presented by ASNT Executive Director

Mr Neal Couture, American Society for Nondestructive Testing

Room: Virtual 1

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Sponsors
Olympus