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TRFA Deep Dive into Additive Manufacturing and Thermosets Short Course

Presented by Profs. Chris Williams and Tim Long of Virginia Tech

Tuesday, April 9 - Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the Charleston Marriott in Charleston, SC

Attend the Short Course ONLY or attend both the Short Course and the Annual Meeting.

The short course will provide valuable insight and knowledge on Additive Manufacturing and Thermosets. Professors Chris Williams and Tim Long of Virginia Tech will present this course. A basic chemistry background will be assumed - no other advanced knowledge is required.

Tuesday, April 9  
3:30 – 4:45 PM Introduction to Additive Manufacturing Technologies
4:45 – 6:00 PM Introduction to Structure-Property Relationships of Thermosets
6:00 – 6:15 PM BREAK
6:15 – 7:30 PM Applications from Additive Manufacturing
7:30 – 9:00 PM Group Dinner at Charleston Marriott
Wednesday, April 10  
8:00 – 9:15 AM Vat Photopolymerization (Stereolithography): Process and Physics
9:15 – 9:30 AM BREAK
9:30 – 10:45 AM Introduction to Photo-polymerization Chemistry
10:45 – 11:00 AM BREAK
11:00 – 12:00 PM Materials Design for Vat Photopolymerization: Predicting Printability I
12:00 – 1:00 PM Group Luncheon at hotel
1:00 – 2:15 PM Materials Design for Vat Photopolymerization: Predicting Printability II
2:15 – 2:30 PM BREAK
2:30 – 3:45 PM Material Extrusion and Post-Curing
3:45 – 4:00 PM BREAK
4:00 – 5:15 PM High Performance Thermoplastics and Thermosets
Thursday, April 11  
8:00 – 9:15 AM Thermosets in Binder Jetting and Material Jetting 
9:15 – 9:30 AM BREAK
9:30 – 10:45 AM New Opportunities for Thermosets for Additive Manufacturing
10:45 – 11:00 AM BREAK
11:00 – 12:00 PM New Directions in the Design of Printing Processes for Thermosets

Registration

 

Attendee Type
Before 02/01/2019
 
Member
Member attending Annual Meeting $500
2nd Member Attending Annual Meeting $350
Deep Dive Short Course ONLY Member $600
Deep Dive Short Course ONLY 2nd Member
$450
 
Non-Member
Non-Member attending Annual Meeting
$750
Deep Dive Short Course ONLY Non-Member
$850

After February 1, 2019 all registration fees increase by $50