Conference sessions are comprised of technical papers, panels, and case studies on the latest issues impacting the industry. Get the most up-to-date information from leading industry experts in your fields.

Program subject to change. More session presentations will be added below as they are approved.

 

Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Requirements Development Panel Discussion
9:30 - 11:20 a.m.

Details coming soon.

 

Climatics Testing
1 - 5 p.m. Central Time
Co-chair: Randy Patrick
Co-chair: Erick Acosta

Details coming soon.


Wednesday, May 10, 2023


Complex and Non-Standard Environments
8 - 9:50 a.m. Central Time

Presentations:

  • Development and Testing of Real Time Particle Fall Out Monitoring Instrument for Space Launch Applications - Ross Burgon, XCAM Ltd. UK
     

How to do HALT
10:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Chair: Julio Pulido

Details coming soon.

 

How to do HASS
3 - 4:50 p.m.
Chair: Julio Pulido

Details coming soon.

Thursday, May 11, 2023
 

Development of Shock and Vibration Test Criteria
8 - 9:50 a.m. Central Time

Chair: Abdallah Ramini, IBM

This session covers aspects of shock and vibration testing to provide innovative testing techniques enabling our decisions to be more reliable and trustworthy to meet the needs of today and drive industries to the possibilities of tomorrow. Topics include integrating field data, product experience, multi-degree of freedom, experimental modal analysis, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) into the testing regime and incorporating test results into future development and product use.

Presentations:

  • Linear and Angular Displacement Protection for Multiple-Exciter-Single-Axis Testing - Jeff Zhuge, Crystal Instruments
  • Performing Four Distinct Test Types On One Simultaneous 3-Axis Vibration Testing System - Mark Holland, Sentek Dynamics

 

Applications of Shock and Vibration Testing
10:10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Central Time
Chair: Abdallah Ramini, IBM

This session covers aspects of shock and vibration applications to provide innovative solutions enabling our industries for the possibilities of tomorrow. Topics include integrating actuators, neural networks, machine learning, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) into the product solutions  and incorporating the generated signals into future developments and products."


Real Life Fixturing Challenges and Principles 
1 - 2:50 p.m. Central Time
Chair: Ben Shank, Thermotron Industries

How a product is held on test can radically affect its dynamics and alter the ability to deliver realistic climatic environments.  Talks in this session showcase fixturing challenges and principles using specific examples.

Presentations:

  • Attachment of the DUT to a Vibration Shaker: The Vibration Testing Blind Spot - Tony Araujo, Paragon Systems Testing

 

Management of a Test Lab Panel Discussion
3:10 - 5 p.m. Central Time

Details coming soon.
 

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