Programme 27 June 2019

Conference open days – 25-27 June 2019
Exhibition open days – 25-26 June 2019 

Thursday 27 June
08.00Registration – Room: Hotel Foyer
Tea and Coffee – Room: The Regent
09.00-09.30 Plenary Keynote Lecture [301] Development of NDE techniques for the maintenance of long-span steel bridges based on infrared measurement
Professor T Sakagami, Kobe University, Japan
Chair: D Gilbert, CEO BINDT, UK
Room: The Victoria 

Session 7A: General CM

Chair: Professor S Noroozi
Room: The Victoria
Session 7B – Failure analysis and diagnostics

Chair: Professor A Hope
Room: The Buchannan
09.30-09.50[302] Invited overview presentation: Gearing up for machine health

A Starr
Cranfield University, UK
[303] Liquefied petroleum gas plant maintenance: a case study of gangway failure analysis
E S Pereira, B M Alkali and O Niculita
Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

09.50-10.10[304] Energy harvester-powered CM in high dynamic range environments

A Wasenczuk
Perpetuum Ltd, UK
[305] Time series analysis of high energy density lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicle applications

H Almadni, B Alkali, G Lak and R Ansell
Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

10.10-10.30[306] Invited overview presentation: Evolution of CM from machine dynamics to human dynamics

S Noroozi
Bournemouth University, UK
[307] An introduction to JANUS: Monition’s cutting-edge Industry 4.0 diagnostic solution

A Rahbarimanesh
Monition Ltd, UK

10.30-10.50 [308] Application of IMUs in monitoring the positional accuracy during micro stepping processes

K Abuowda and S Noroozi
Bournemouth University, UK 
[309] Invited overview presentation: Mathematical modelling and sensor-based prediction and prognostics of thin coating failures

Z A Khan
Bournemouth University, UK

Tea and Coffee – Room: The Regent

Session 8ARoom: The Victoria
Session 8B – Room: The Buchannan
11.15-12.15 Vibration analysis training workshop

D Whittle
Lubrication analysis training workshop

S Greenfield
Eaton Aerospace, UK

12.15-13.00 Panel Session: Future directions in CM
Chair: Professor L Gelman, University of Huddersfield, UK
Room: The Victoria 
Conference Closing Ceremony – Room: The Victoria
13.15Lunch – Room: The Regent 

To view the programme for Tuesday 25 June 2019, click here and to view the programme for Wednesday 26 June 2019, click here.

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