TechConnect World 2016
National SBIR/STTR Conference National Innovation Summit & Showcase Nanotech 2016

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Manufacturing

Confirmed Invited Speaker

Zheng CuiZheng Cui
Director, Printable Electronics Research Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Jeff BroganMesoPlasma™ 3D Printing Technology: Additive Manufacturing of Integrated Sensors, Heaters, and Antennas
Jeff Brogan
CEO, MesoScribe Technologies, Inc.

Symposium Sessions

Monday May 23

10:30Nanoscale Science Research Centers (NSRCs) Panel
10:303D Printing
1:30Advanced Manufacturing I
3:00Innovation Spotlights: Manufacturing - Boeing, US Navy

Tuesday May 24

10:30Nanoelectronics Materials
1:30NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing I
NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing: Posters 4:00
Advanced Manufacturing: Posters 4:00
Nanoelectronics: Posters 4:00

Wednesday May 25

10:30Flexible Electronics Manufacturing
10:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication I
1:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication II
1:30Advanced Manufacturing II
Flexible Electronics: Posters 3:30
Advanced Manufacturing: Posters 3:30

Symposium Program

Monday May 23

10:30Nanoscale Science Research Centers (NSRCs) PanelNational Harbor 2
Session chair: Lisa E. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (bio)
Overview of the DOE Nanoscale Science Research Centers
G. Maracas, U.S. Department of Energy, US
Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences (CNMS) at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
J. Swett, Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center, US
Center for Functional Nanomaterials (CFN) at Brookhaven National Laboratory
F. Ross, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, US
Center for Nanoscale Materials (CNM) at Argonne National Laboratory
S. Baryshev, Euclid TechLabs LLC, US
Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT) at Sandia and Los Alamos National Laboratories
E. Vreeland, Senior Scientific LLC., US
Molecular Foundry at Lawrence Berkeley National Laborator
A. Ruminski, Silicium Energy, US
Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT) at Sandia and Los Alamos National Laboratories
Q. Jia, Los Alamos National Laboratories, US
10:303D PrintingNational Harbor 8
Session chair: Joey L. Mead, NSF Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
10:30MesoPlasma™ 3D Printing Technology: Additive Manufacturing of Integrated Sensors, Heaters, and Antennas (invited presentation)
J. Brogan, MesoScribe Technologies, Inc., US
10:55Advances in Magnetohydrodynamic Molten Metal Jet Printing
S. Vader, Z. Vader, I.H. Karampelas, E.P. Furlani, University at Buffalo, SUNY, US
11:15Continuous Preparation of Polymer Nanocomposites for Applications in Novel Substrates, Multilayered Materials, and 3D Printing
C. Barry, D. Kazmer, J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
11:35Design of Ultra-Lightweight and High-Strength Cellular Structural Composites by Modeling
Z. Hu, K. Thiyagarajan, T. Letcher, Q.H. Fan, D. Salem, South Dakota State University, US
11:553D printed hierarchical structures for 4D shape transformation
W. Jo, H.J. Lee, M-W. Moon, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, KR
1:30Advanced Manufacturing INational Harbor 8
Session chair: Stacey Standridge, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
1:30A Hybrid Printing Platform for manufacturing metal mesh as transparent conductive films (invited presentation)
Z. Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
1:55Functionality by structure – tomorrow’s products by injection moulding and bio-mimicking
T. Nielsen, NIL Technology ApS, DK
2:15Direct-Write Nanofabrication Using Helium Ion Microscopy: Selective Disordering of Functional Thin Films
A.J. Rondinone, O. Ovchinnikova, A. Belianinov, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, US
2:35Effect of β-Silicon Carbide Size and Shape on the Properties and Microstructure of PMMA Matrix Nanocomposites
M.R. Watt, Ro.A. Gerhardt, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
2:55Stretchable Gas and UV Sensors towards Wearable Electronics
P. Gutruf, S. Walia, E. Zeller, H. Nili, S. Sriram, M. Bhaskaran, RMIT University, AU
3:00Innovation Spotlights: Manufacturing - Boeing, US NavyNational Harbor 5
Session chair: T. Greeff, NSTXL, US
3:00Boeing: Innovation Spotlight
D. Neely, Boeing, US
3:15Navy SBIR: Innovation Spotlight
R. Smith, US Navy, US
3:30Over 30,000 particle accelerators are used in over $500 billion per year in products and services. In a significant spin-off application of technology developed for science, Fermilab is developing a new class of compact, robust, high-power, energy efficient accelerators that will enable new industrial, scientific, NDE, and security applications.
C. Schmidt, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, US
3:37Machine Learning for Non-Destructive Evaluation in Manufacturing Environments
G. Mulholland, Citrine Informatics, US
3:44Miniaturized Gas Chromatography (GC) for ubiquitous applications
M. Levy, APIX ANALYTICS, FR
3:51Embeddable Programmable Instrumentation Circuits (EPIC)
K. Blemel, Management Sciences, Inc., US
3:58Advanced polymer nano-composites using thermal mechanically treated biofillers
H. Van Eaton, WyoComp, US
4:05Boeing, US Navy : Q&A

Tuesday May 24

10:30Nanoelectronics MaterialsPotomac 2
Session chair: Emanuel Tutuc, The University of Texas at Austin
10:30Advanced Processing for Bit Patterned Media of sub-10 nm features
D. Olynick, D. Staaks, S. Rangnekar, D. Tierno, S. Dallarto, Molecular Foundry, LBNL, US
10:50Fabrication and modeling of resistance switching cells for ReRAM applications
M. Pawlikiewicz, T.S. Kalkur, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, US
11:10Fractional and Integer Quantum Conductance at 300K and Zero Magnetic Field in Polymer-Suspended Graphene Nanoplatelets
M. Orlowski, Virginia Tech, US
11:30Directly produced semiconducting carbon nanotubes and their application
V. Bezugly, ProNT GmbH, TU Dresden, DE
11:50Nano and Microscale Printing of Sensors and Electronics Using 0D, 1D and 2D Materials (invited presentation)
A. Busnaina, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing, Northeastern University, US
1:30NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing IPotomac 2
Session chair: Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University (bio)
1:30Scalable Nanomanufacturing Processes for Polymeric Structures and Materials (invited presentation)
J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
1:55Multiscale manufacturing of metallic nanopore arrays
A.O. Altun, T. Bond, H.G. Park, ETH Zurich, CH
2:15Roll-to-roll application of photocatalytic TiO2 nanoparticles for printed functionality
J.J. Saarinen, D. Valtakari, R. Bollström, M. Stepien, J. Haapanen, J.M. Mäkelä, M. Toivakka, Abo Akademi University, FI
2:35Novel templated two-phase growth approach for the fabrication of high areal-density nanostructures
V. Sundar, X.M. Yang, Y. Liu, Z. Dai, J. Zhu, B. Zhou, K. Lee, T. Chang, D. Laughlin, J-G Zhu, Carnegie Mellon University, US
2:55New models and best practice in accelerating innovation for high-value nanotechnology
T.A. Wilkins, University of Leeds, UK
NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Nanofabrication from Discovery to Production
V. Luciani, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, US
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy of Silicon Carbide Nanowires
K. Teker, D. Abdurazik, Istanbul Sehir University, TR
Continuous manufacturing of carbon-nanotube-based hybrid films and yarns
J. Bykova, Lintec of America, US
Continuous and Scalable Production of High Quality Nanofibers and Nanotubes
X. Chen, G. Grocke, Z. Zhou, Argonne National Laboratory, US
Ultrasonic Nanocoining to Create Large Arrays of Sub-Wavelength Features
S. Furst, Smart Material Solutions, LLC, US
Advanced Manufacturing: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Nanocomposite dodecylsulfate-modified Mg-Al layered double hydroxide thin films deposited via laser technique
A. Vlad, R. Birjega, A. Matei, M. Dumitru, M. Dinescu, R. Zavoianu, O.D. Pavel, M.C. Corobea, National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Romania, RO
Nanoelectronics: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Synthesis of GaAs-GaAsSb nanowire heterostructures by CVD technique
Y. Xing, Peking University, CN
Design of new single-electron information-processing circuit mimicking behavior of swarm of honeybees
T. Tanabe, T. Oya, Graduate school of engineering, Yokohama National University, JP
Proposal of a router circuit based on nanoelectronic devices
B.O. Câmara, J.G. Guimarães, J.C. Costa, University of Brasilia, BR
3-D Thermal Simulator Dedicated for Modern Silicon Structures
M. Zubert, T. Raszkowski, M. Janicki, A. Samson, M. Jankowski, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
Application of neural networks to the thermal problem modelling
T. Raszkowski, A. Samson, M. Zubert, M. Janicki, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
Application of ant colony optimization algorithm to the thermal parameter estimation of modern electronic structures
T. Raszkowski, A. Samson, M. Zubert, M. Janicki, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
The Simulator of Electromagnetic Phenomena inside 3-D Silicon Structures
M. Zubert, M. Jankowski, T. Raszkowski, A. Samson, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
Comparitive study of charge transport in quantum confined dielectric nanolayer field effect transistor
C.R.A John Chelliah, R. Swaminathan, Karunya University, IN

Wednesday May 25

10:30Flexible Electronics ManufacturingPotomac 1
Session chair: Mandakini Kanungo, Xerox Innovation Group (bio)
10:30”Patterned-by-Printing”: Flexible-Printed ZnO Electronics
C.R. Ellinger, S.F. Nelson, Eastman Kodak Company, US
10:50Rapid processing using Intense Pulsed Light
T. Druffel, University of Louisville, US
11:10A New Manufacturing Approach for Fabricating 3-D Interconnects for Multilayer Interconnected Flexible Electronics
A. Korkmaz, C. Yilmaz, A. Busnaina, S. Varni, E. Loftus, Northeastern University, US
11:30Flexible integrated photonics: shedding light into the flexible electronics toolkit
L. Li, H. Lin, S. Geiger, A. Zerdoum, X. Jia, J. Michon, Q. Du, C. Smith, S. Novak, K. Richardson, S. Qiao, N. Lu, J.D. Musgraves, J. Hu, T. Gu, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
10:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication IPotomac 3
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Fujifilm Dimatix, Inc. (bio)
10:30Opportunities and Challenges of Inkjet Expansion (invited presentation)
M. Schoeppler, FujiFilm Dimatix, US
10:55Printing as a powerful tool for the deposition of functional material patterns (invited presentation)
E. Sowade, Chemnitz University of Technology, DE
11:20Investigation of the effects of nozzle geometry and fluid rheological properties on the reliability of piezoelectric inkjet bio-printers
A. Ahmadi, B. Enright, E. Cheng, H. Yu, K.C. Cheung, The University of British Columbia, CA
11:40Micro Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Fabrication via Inkjet Printing
T.Y. Hill, T.L. Reitz, H. Huang, Air Force Research Laboratory, US
12:00Thermoelectric temperature sensors by printing with a simple office inkjet printer
H. Chae, M. Jung, V. Soum, J. Lee, H. Kim, H. Cheong, T. Kim, S. Jeon, O-S Kwon, K. Shin, Sogang University, KR
1:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication IIPotomac 3
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Fujifilm Dimatix, Inc. (bio)
1:30Ink-jet Printing Assistant Synthesis for Ultra-fast Metal Oxide Catalyst Exploration (invited presentation)
J. Fan, Zhejiang University, CN
1:55Implementing Inkjet into Manufacturing (invited presentation)
S. Leger, FujiFilm Dimatix, US
2:20All-printed liquid crystal display devices made from sol-gel Indium tin oxide(ITO) ink
N. Xia, R.A. Gerhardt, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
2:40Printed via technology for oxide thin film transistors and inverters
M.L. Xie, S.J. Wu, Z. Chen, X.Z. Wu, Z. Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nano-Tech and Nano-Bionics,Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
3:00Inkjet Printing of High κ-Dielectric Ceramic/Polymer Composite Thick Films
M. Mikolajek, J.R. Binder, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), DE
3:20Advancements In Ink Jet Technology for Materials Deposition Research and Manufacturing
W. Buskirk, S.D. Liniger, ImTech Technologies LLC, US
1:30Advanced Manufacturing IINational Harbor 4
Session chair: Lisa Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
1:30A plasma electrochemistry reactor enabling the rapid and continuous-flow synthesis of gold and platinum group metal (PGM) nanoparticles
M.A. Fortin, M. Bouchard, A. Turgeon, Université Laval, CA
1:50Automated Continuous Flow Reactor for the Mass Production of Photoluminescent Nanoparticles
E. Simsek, O.V. Akgun, E. Heves, L. Dogan, I. Hocaoglu, P. Dagtepe, N. Sezen, H.T. Ruzgar, Kuantag Nanoteknolojiler Gelistirme ve Uretim A. S., TR
2:10New Powder Synthesis Technology: Cubic Nano Alumina
S. Fukuhara, M. Tahara, N. Miwa, K. Ashitaka, K. Tamai, H. Morinaga, S. Ogitani, Fujimi Incorporated, JP
2:30Two-step approach for the nanofabrication of highly ordered ultra-long porous gold nanowires with an adjustable porosity for SERS-based sensors
A. Chauvin, C. Delacôte, L. Molina-Luna, M. Boujtita, D. Thiry, K. Du, J. Ding, C.-H. Choi, B. Humbert, J.-Y. Mevellec, P.-Y. Tessier, A.-A. El Mel, Institut des matériaux Jean Rouxel, FR
2:50Nanocrystals growing under irradiation of electron beam
W-Q Huang, S-R Liu, Z-M Huang, T-G Dong, G. Wang, C-J Qin, Guizhou University, CN
Flexible Electronics: Posters 3:30Potomac Registration Hall
A Novel Device for In-Vitro Electromagnetic Modulation
B. Eckert, H. Truong, H. Kim, M. Izadjoo, Trideum Biosciences and ChiScan, US
Inkjet Printed Flexible Electronics on Organic Substrate for Wearable Electronics
H. Lee, K. Ma, Kennesaw State University, US
Advanced Manufacturing: Posters 3:30Potomac Registration Hall
Direct Metal Laser Sintering (Dmls) for Application in Manufactured of Condyle Prostheses
F.C. Almeida, A.L. Jardini, L.F. Bernardes, M.A. Larosa, E.C. Martins, C.A. de Carvalho Zaváglia, R.M. Filho, State University of Campinas INCT/BIOFABRIS, BR
Nanolubricants: Characterization of Lubricant Oil Modified with Nanographite
A.M. Oliveira, A. Garcia, D.E. Hirayama, H.B. Antonoff, M.A. Mendonça, S.S. Gomes, K.L. Guimarães, Institute for Technological Research of State of São Paulo, BR
Formulation, characterization and applications of titanium dioxide, polyoxometalates and silver nanocomposites
H. Kumar Daima, Amity University Rajasthan, IN

Advanced manufacturing enables rapid transfer of science and technology into manufacturing products and processes. It is particularly pertinent for technologically complex products and commercialization of advanced materials such as those highlighted at TechConnect World. This symposium focuses on challenges and success stories in technology development and provides a forum which highlights exciting new approaches to solving manufacturing challenges that fall into the gap between R&D and available commercialized tools.

Topics & Application Areas

  • New industrial platform technologies
  • Lightweight and modern metals
  • Composites materials
  • Digital manufacturing and design innovation
  • Sustainable and green processes
  • High performance computing
  • Robotics and automation
  • High precision technologies
  • Other

Journal Submissions

Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering

Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering

The Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering serves as a vehicle for the rapid dissemination of original theoretical and applied research results of permanent interest in all branches of manufacturing. The majority of the papers published are peer-reviewed full-length articles of considerable depth. The Journal also publishes technical briefs, design innovation papers, reviews, discussions of published papers with rebuttal, book reviews, and editorials.

Areas of interest include, but are not limited to: additive manufacturing, advanced materials and processing, assembly, biomedical manufacturing, bulk deformation processes (e.g., extrusion, forging, wire drawing, etc.), CAD/CAM/CAE, computer-integrated manufacturing, control and automation, design for manufacturing, electrical and electrochemical machining, grinding and abrasive processes, injection molding and other polymer fabrication processes, inspection and quality control, laser processes, machine tool dynamics, machining processes, materials handling, metrology, micro- and nano-machining and processing, modeling and simulation, nontraditional manufacturing processes, plant engineering and maintenance, powder processing, precision and ultra-precision machining, process engineering, process planning, production systems optimization, rapid prototyping and solid freeform fabrication, robotics and flexible tooling, sensing, monitoring and diagnostics, sheet and tube metal forming, sustainable manufacturing, tribology in manufacturing, welding and joining. The Editorial Board consists of a team of international experts who provide expertise and conduct the peer-review process for the different topical areas covered by the Journal.

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