Molding

2001

Emerging Technologies for the New Millennium
January 29-31, 2001
New Orleans, Louisiana

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CONFERENCE SESSIONS

Session 1: Advances in Gas-Assist Injection Molding
Moderator: Jack A. Avery, GE Plastics

Session 2: New Developments in Co-Injection Molding
Moderator: Tom Betts, Battenfeld of America, and Joseph McRoskey, Co-Mack

Session 3: Injection Molding Metals and Ceramics
Moderator: Carl Kirkland, Injection Molding Magazine

Session 4: Advances in Super-Precision Molding
Moderator: Tim Erwin, Pitney Bowes

Session 5: Emerging Molding Technologies
Moderator: Amos Golovoy, Ford Motor Company

CONFERENCE AGENDA

Session 1: Advances in Gas-Assist Injection Molding
Moderator: Jack A. Avery, GE Plastics
"What's In Store for Gas-Assist Injection Molding" J. Avery, GE Plastics
"Three Dimensional Simulation of Gas-Assisted Injection Molding" F. Ilinca and J. F. Hetu, IMI/NRCC
"External Gas Molding Improves Cosmetics: Case Studies" J. Blundy, Incoe Corp.
"Aluminum for Gas-Assist Injection Molding Tooling" D. Bank, David Bank Associates
"Gas-Assist Injection Molding: An Alternative to Lost Core Molding" K. Olsen, Hi-Tech Mold & Tool
"Gas-Assist Injection Molding and 'Un-Preformed' Film for 'Class A' Surface Finish" K. Berdan, Berdan Technology Consulting
"Use of Gas-Assist Injection Molding to Produce Golf Cart Roofs" B. Brookshaw, Cinpres Ltd (England)
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Session 2: New Developments in Co-Injection Molding
Moderators: Tom Betts, Battenfeld of America, and Joseph McRoskey, Co-Mack
"Multi-Material Machine and Mold Selection Criteria" C. Bodevin, Husky Injection Molding Systems
"Multi-Material Molding with Integrated Movement in Mold"
J. Gram, Gram Technologies
"Overmolding-Stack-Mold Technology: An Innovative Concept in Multi-Component Injection Molding" H. Plank, Ferromatik Milacron
"Co-Injection Molding of PVC and Other Thermoplastics: Properties, Processing, and Applications" M. Parsons (speaker) and P. Toyoda, The Geon Company
"Three Dimensional Simulation of Co-Injection Molding" F. Ilinca (speaker), J.F. Hetu, and A. Derdouri, IMI/NRCC
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Session 3: Injection Molding Metals and Ceramics
Moderator: Carl Kirkland, Injection Molding Magazine
"Strategic Improvements to the MIM Process" C. Rista, Advanced Forming Technology
"Update on Worldwide Applications of Thixomolding Magnesium Components" S. LeBeau, Thixomat, Inc.
"Advances in Thixomolding For Precision Molding" T. Creasy, Husky
"3D Numerical Simulation of Metal Injection Molding" F. Ilinca, J.-F. Hetu, and A. Derdouri, NRCC/IMI
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Session 4: Advances in Super-Precision Molding
Moderator: Tim Erwin, Pitney Bowe
"Advances in Nano-Molding for Medical Devices" P. Leopold, Murray, Inc
"Processing Technologies for the Injection Molding of Hybrid Microstructures" C. Ziegmann, IKV-Aaachen (Germany)
"Direct Nozzle Pressure and Temperature Measurement for High Precision Injection Molding" M. Sahagen, Sensonetics
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Session 5: Emerging Molding Technologies
Moderator: Amos Golovoy, Ford Motor Company
"Increasing Profitability Through Machine Performance" M. Urquhart, Husky Injection Molding Systems
"Moldflow Plastics Xpert - A Methodology to Successful Manufacturing" C. Roedlich, Moldflow Corp
Fibermelt - Long Fiber Thermoplastic Molding Technology
Engel (speaker: TBA)
"Chemical Foaming Agents in Injection Molding" R.L. Heck III, Crompton Corp.
"Numerical Optimization Tools for Injection Molding Designs" K.K. Kabanemi, J.F. Hetu, and A. Derdouri(speaker), IMI/NRCC
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