NSF Workshop on

Composite Sheet Forming

 

September 5-7, 2001

Lowell, MA

U.S.A.

 

 

Organized by

 

 


Patrick Blanchard

Ford Motor Company

pblanch3@ford.com

 

Jian Cao

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Northwestern University

jcao@northwestern.edu


 

 


Julie Chen

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering

Univ. of Massachusetts, Lowell

Julie_chen@uml.edu

 

Andrew Long

School of Mechanical, Materials, Manufacturing Engineering & Management

University of Nottingham

Andrew.Long@nottingham.ac.uk


 

 

Sponsored by

THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION
Workshop on Composite Sheet Forming

CONTENTS

 

Executive Summary

 

Workshop Report

 

Briefs

 

Presentations

 

Acknowledgement

 

Appendices

 

                Agenda

 

               List of Participants

 

               Photos

 

 

 

 

 


 

Workshop on Composite Sheet Forming

 

BRIEFS

 

 

Akkerman, Remko

University of Twente

Boisse, Philippe

ENSAM

Cao, Jian

Northwestern University

Chen, Julie

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Elsayed, Elsayed

Rutgers University

Granville, Dana

Army

Guillerman, Olivier

Vistagy

Klintworth, John

MSC Software

Laananen, David

Arizona State University

Langer,  H. and Pickett, Anthony

ESI Gmbh

Long, Andrew

University of Nottingham

Loos, Alfred and Batra, Romesh

Virginia Tech

Mohajerjasbi, Soheil

Boeing

Pickett, Anthony

ESI Gmbh

Potter, Kevin

University of Bristol

Schwer, Len  (part 1)

Schwer Eng. Consulting Services

Schwer, Len (part 2)

Schwer Eng. Consulting Services 

Sharma, Shrikant

Cambridge University

Sherwood, James and Chen, Julie

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Wakeman, Martyn

EPFL

Yu, Tongxi

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

 

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PRESENTATIONS

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Part I: Material Testing  (MT)

 

Keynote: Andrew Long

University of Nottingham

MT1: Remko Akkerman

University of Twente

MT2: Shrikant Sharma

Cambridge University

MT3: Dana Granville

Army Research Laboratory

MT4: Kevin Potter

Bristol University

MT5: Tongxi Yu

Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

MT8: Julie Chen

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Part II: Numerical Simulation (NS)

 

Keynote: Noboru Kikuchi

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

NS1: Philippe Boisse

ENSAM

NS2: Andrew Long

University of Nottingham

NS3: John Klintworth

MSC Software

NS4: EA Elsayed

Rutgers University

NS5: Olivier Guillermin

Vistagy

NS6: Jan Walczak

ADINA R & D

NS7: Alfred Loos and Romesh Batra

Virginia Tech

NS8: Jian Cao

Northwestern University

NS9: James Sherwood

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Part III: Stamping Applications (SA)

 

Keynote: Martyn Wakeman

EPFL

SA1: Michael Debolt

Ford Motor Company

SA2: Som Soni

AdTech

SA3: Steven McCarthy

University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Part IV: V & V (VV)

 

Keynote: Len Schwer

Schwer Associates

 

 

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

 

 

This workshop is made possible with the support from the National Science Foundation (DMI- 0118602), the University of Nottingham, University of Massachusetts -Lowell, Northwestern University and the U.S. Association of Computational Mechanics.  We would like to thank all the participants for joining us at the workshop, for their careful preparations of the presentation materials and the briefs, for their contributions to the discussion. Finally, we owe our thanks to the following staff members and research personnel for their assistances: Ms. Charlotte Gill, Mr. Thaweepat Buranathiti, Mr. Xiongqi Peng and Dr. Xue Pu.

 

 

Patrick Blanchard

Jian Cao

Julie Chen

                                                                        Andrew Long

 

 

 

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PHOTOS

 

 

Akkerman, Remko

Rich, Andrew

Barsoum, Madgy

Schwer, Len

Batra, Romesh

Sharma, Shrikant

Boisse, Philippe

Sherwood, James

Cao, Jian

Soni, Som

Chen, Julie

Wakeman, Martyn

Elsayed, Elsayed

Walczak, Jan

Granville, Dana

Williford, Marcie

Guillermin, Olivier

Yu, Tongxi

Kikuchi, Noboru

 

Klintworth, John

All the attendances

Long, Andrew

Dinner

Loos, Alfred

Reception 1

Potter, Kevin

Reception 2

 

Reception 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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