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