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Coordinate Metrology Society Preps for 2017 Seminar

The Coordinate Metrology Society (CMS) declares its schedule of 23 first technical papers and presentations to be sent at the 2017 Coordinate Metrology Society Conference (CMSC). The Coordinate Metrology Society will meet for its 33rd yearly event at the Snowbird Meeting and Convention Center in Snowbird, Utah.

All abstract submissions are peer reviewed and selected by the CMSC Executive Committee. 3D Metrology-based specialized papers and presentations will be presented by industry specialists representing manufacturers and organizations such as The Boeing Company, NASA Johnson Space Center, Triumph Aerostructures, NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology), FFT Produktionssysteme GmbH, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Argonne National Laboratory, Brookhaven National Laboratory, and the National Physical Laboratory (NPL-UK). The roster contains five speakers out of educational institutions including University of North Carolina-Charlotte, Kennesaw State University, University College London, Tianjin University and the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Highlighted examples of presentation titles include “Close Range Photogrammetry in Space,”“Multi-instrument Research to Catch Robot Pose Accuracy and Repeatability,”“Metrology Guided Wing Join Automation,”“Absolute Dimensions for Body-in-White” and “Integrating Inertial Sensors with Optical Measurement Systems.”

CMSC attendees represent educational associations, laboratories, and industries like power generation, satellite, automotive, shipbuilding, aerospace and basic engineering. Also during the seminar, the Coordinate Metrology Society hosts user group meetings and networking events to promote an open atmosphere. The company conducts hands-on assignments Certification assessments too. The CMSC exhibition hall is stuffed with current technologies including portable coordinate measuring machines (PCMMs), applications, and accessories supported by over 40 OEMs and service providers.

Sources: Press materials received from the company.