Provisional Programme

Wednesday 23 September 2009

time
8.00 - 9.00 Registration (Foyer)
9.00 - 9.30 Opening (Aula)
9.30 - 10.45 Invited Talks (Aula)
9.30 Ian Hutchings "Opportunities and limitations of inkjet printing in micro-manufacturing"
10.10 Roland Zengerle "Microfluidic Platforms for Miniaturization, Integration & Automation of Biochemical Assays
10.45 - 11.15 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
11.15 - 12.30 Thematic Session 1 & 2
Process Characterisation
(Aula)
Components Fabrication
(Room 236)
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.30 Panel Discussion (Aula)
Presentation and discussion on FP7 Infrastructures, EUMINAfab
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
16.00 - 17.30 Thematic Session 3 & 4
Systems Design
(Aula)
Metrology & Inspection
(Room 236)
 19.00 - 22.30  Banquet at Schwetzingen Palace


Thursday 24 September 2009

time
9.15 - 10.30 Invited Talks (Aula)
9.15 Shiv G. Kapoor "CNT- Composites for the Micro-World - Design for Functionality & Manufacturabilty
9.50 Dave Blank "Perspectives in Micro and Nanofabrication of new functional materials
10.30 - 11.15 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
11.15 - 12.30 Thematic Session 5 & 6
11.15 - 12.30 Novel Materials Processing
(Aula)
Process Modelling
(Room 236)
12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.30 Invited Special Sessions from 4M Affiliate Projects
MultiLayer (Aula) CoTech (Room 236)
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee Break / Poster Session
16.00 - 17.15 Thematic Session 7 & 8
Process Characterisation (Aula) Novel Processes (Room 236)
 18.00 - 20.00  Cocktail reception and tours of various facilities


Friday 25 September 2009

time
9.00 - 10.15 Invited Talks (Aula)
9.00 Mustafizur Rahman "Tool-based compound micro/nano machining"
9.40 Sylvain Ballandras "Single-crystal based composite wafers for high quality passive RF microdevices"
10.15 - 10.45 Coffee break (Foyer)
10.45 - 12.00 Thematic Session 9 & 10
Process Chains
(Aula)
Components Assembly
(Room 236)
 12.00 - 13.00  Lunch


Day 1 - 23 September 2009

Wednesday 23 September 2009

time
8.00 - 9.00 Registration (Foyer)
9.00 - 9.30 Opening (Aula)
9.30 - 10.45 Invited Talks (Aula)
Ian Hutchings "Opportunities and limitations of inkjet printing in micro-manufacturing"
Roland Zengerle "Microfluidic Platforms for Miniaturization, Integration & Automation of Biochemical Assays"
10.45 - 11.15 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
11.15 - 12.30 Thematic Session 1 & 2
Process Characterisation (Aula) Components Fabrication (Room 236)
Chair: Bertrand Fillon Chair: Erik Jung

31. Surface finishing of micro mould inserts made of precipitation-hardened steel

34. Micromilling of Coarse-Grained and Ultrafine-Grained Cu99.9E: Effects of Material Microstructure on Machining Conditions and Surface Quality

40. Investigation of effects and parameter interactions in metal microforming processes

71. Investigation of a new process chain based on atomic force microscopy scratching

18. ZuNaMi: Automated Assembly Processes on the Nanoscale

20. Design, Fabrication and Testing of the Micro Punch for Micro Plastic Tag

25. Thermally Low Conductive Moulds for Micro Injection Moulding of Thermoplastics

33. Injection Moulding of Micro Patterned Polymer Discs for Optical Rotary Encoders

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.30 Session on EUMINAfab (Aula)
Presentations on the EUMINAfab infrastructure and some of the installations available.
15.30 - 16.00 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
16.00 - 17.30 Thematic Session 3 & 4
Systems Design (Room 236) Metrology & Inspection (Aula)
Chair: Thomas Velten Chair: Lars Mattsson

45. Development of a new analytical model for plane strain microbending

58. Embedding of fibre optic sensors within flexible host

68. Integration of micro milling highspeed spindle on a microEDM-milling machine set-up

69. Design of passive alignment structures for the batch alignment of micro components

24. The study of measurement of micro gears with a touch-trigger probe

27. Quality control of injection moulded micro mechanical parts

51. 3D Surface Profilometry Employing Standing Wave Probes

53. Innovative quality assurance strategies for the characterization of dimensional features of micromechanical components

19.00 - 22.30 Banquet at Schwetzingen Palace

Day 2 - 24 September 2009

time
9.15 - 10.30 Invited Talks (Aula)
Shiv G. Kapoor "CNT- Composites for the Micro-World - Design for Functionality & Manufacturabilty"
Dave Blank "Perspectives in Micro and Nanofabrication of new functional materials"
10.30 - 11.15 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
11.15 - 12.30 Thematic Session 5 & 6
Novel Materials Processing (Aula) Process Modelling (Room 236)
Chair: Per Johander Chair: Ulf Engel

29. Simple techniques of applying lacquer based assisting electrodes for spark erosive structuring of electrically nonconductive zirconia (ZrO2)

46. Micromixing Structures for Lab-on Chip Applications: Fabrication and Simulation of 90° Zigzag Microchannels in Dry Film Resist

62. The effects of surface integrity of components processed through Micro WEDM

94. Generating Continuous Chaotic Mixing in a Twin Screw Extruder as a Means of Improving the Dispersion of Nano-Materials and Polymer Blends

28. On the environmental influence on the force between two metallic plates of a gripper immersed in a nonpolar fluid: the role of the temperature and the chemical potential.

59. Wire electrochemical discharge machining of glass using a surface roughened tool

99. Modelling machining forces for fcc metals

100. Micro-Bending of Thin Stainless Steel Sheets

12.30 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.30 Affilliate Project Sessions
MultiLayer (Aula) CoTech (Room 236)
Chair: Paul Kirby Chair: Humbert Noll

112. MULTILAYER: a large scale production of micro devices via new rolled multi material layered 3D shaping technology

15. New approach for development of software for layer based micro-machining

23. One- and two-component powder injection moulding for micro fabrication

38. Thermography multi-material micromanufacture inspection

61. Compensation of the size effect due to the cutter radius offset in the micro milling process

111. The European large-scale integrating project COTECH “COnverging TECHnologies for micro systems manufacturing"

66. Influence of measuring parameters on the precision of atomic force microscope in industrial applications

76. Injection-compression moulding of high precision optical lenses

97. Novel process chain for fabrication of Ni shims

103. Snapshot of Micro EDM technology for industry

15.30 - 16.00 Coffee Break / Poster Session
16.00 - 17.15 Thematic Session 7 & 8
Process Characterisation (Aula) Novel Processes (Room 236)
Chair: ?? Chair: Sabino Azcarate

73. Effect of Grain Size During Electrical Assisted Microforming

75. Micro hole punching system—determination, control and effects of clearance

105. Mechanical properties test and microstructure analysis of polyoxymethylene (POM) micro injection moulded standard parts

96. Micro-injection moulding using Si/SU-8 based mould inserts

70. Production of gratings by means of step and repeat hot embossing

74. Flow control in microfluidic chips: Material choice and smart design

78. Development of a flexible gripper system for small optical assemblies

79. A new technology for contamination free dispensing

98. Surface acoustic wave (SAW) sensors, the development of a versatile sensor

77. Simulation of electrostatic self-assembly of microparts

18.00 - 20.00 Cocktail reception and tours of various facilities

Day 3 - 25 September 2009

Friday 25 September 2009

time
9.00 - 10.15 Invited Talks (Aula)
Mustafizur Rahman "Tool-based compound micro/nano machining"
Sylvain Ballandras "Single-crystal based composite wafers for high quality passive RF microdevices"
10.15 - 11.00 Coffee Break / Poster Session (Foyer)
11.00 - 12.15 Thematic sessions 9 & 10
Process chains (Aula) Component Assembly (Room 236)
Chair: Martin Weinzierl Chair: Pieter Bolt

80. Process chain for replicating bio inspired micro structured surfaces

87. Characterization of SEM Electron Beam LIGA system

88. Cutting performance of NCD coated end mills under dry and lubricated conditions

90. Preliminary investigation of hydrodynamic nanopolishing of flat steel plates

47. Design and analysis of prototype mould for micro- and nano-structure replication on polymer substrates

50. Expansion-Injection-Molding (EIM) by Cavity near Melt Compression

37. Complex shaped micro components produced by powder injection molding

64. Fabrication of Modules for an Interactive Braille Display with Integrated Touch Sensor by Laser MID Technology

12.15 - 13.00 Lunch