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UPCOMING EVENTS

JAMS 2015 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: TBD
Location: TBD
Description: Hosted by CECAM, this is JAMS’ 11th annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
Contact: Tracee Friess
316-978-5597
tracee.friess@wichita.edu


PAST EVENTS

AMTAS Fall 2014 Meeting

Date: November 12, 2014
Location: Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA
Description: This AMTAS’ meeting featured:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu


JAMS 2014 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: March 25–26, 2014
Location: University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Kane Hall, Room 220
Description: Hosted by AMTAS, this is JAMS’ 10th annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu


AMTAS Fall 2013 Meeting

Date: November 14, 2013
Location: Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA
Description: This AMTAS’ meeting featured:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu


JAMS 2013 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: April 9–10, 2013
Location: Future of Flight Aviation Center
Contact: Tracee Friess
316-978-5597
tracee.friess@wichita.edu
Presentations: Click HERE

Next Generation Transport Aircraft Meeting

Date: March 29, 2013
Location: University of Washington
Seattle, WA
Host:

The Center of Excellence for Advanced Materials in Transport Aircraft Structures (AMTAS)

Presented in conjunction with Toray Composites (America), Inc. and Tohoku University

Contact: Kenichi Yoshioka
253-875-7070
kyoshioka@TorayCompAm.com


AMTAS Fall 2012 Meeting

Date: Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB Lyceum, Seattle, WA
Description: This AMTAS’ meeting will feature:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Parking: Visitors must stop at any campus gatehouse and pay the current fee of $15 per day. Lower cost parking is available in several east campus lots along Montlake Boulevard NE. More information is available at http://www.washington.edu/commuterservices/parking/gatehouse_map.php
Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu


JAMS 2012 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: Thursday, April 5, 2012
Location: Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, Baltimore, MD
Description: Hosted by AMTAS, this is JAMS’ 8th annual technical review meeting in conjunction with AA&S 2012 and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners
Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu


AMTAS Fall 2011 Meeting

Date: November 1, 2011
Location: Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA
Description: This AMTAS’ meeting will feature:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu


JAMS 2011 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: April 20-21, 2011
Location: Hilton San Diego Bayfront, San Diego, CA
Description: Hosted by CECAM, this is JAMS’ 7th annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Fall 2010 Meeting

Date: October 21, 2010
Location: Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA
Description: This AMTAS’ meeting will feature:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@uw.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


JAMS 2010 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: May 19–20, 2010
Location: Washington State Convention & Trade Center, Seattle, WA
Description: Hosted by AMTAS, this is JAMS’ 6th annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE

AMTAS Spring 2010 Meeting

Date: March 16, 2010
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include.
  • A Center activities report  
  • FAA perspectives on future research requirements
  • Views from industry about past and future AMTAS research
  • Perspectives from students about their AMTAS experience
  • Non-aerospace applications of composites

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Parking: Visitors must stop at any campus gatehouse and pay the current fee of $15 per day. Lower cost parking is available in several east campus lots along Montlake Boulevard NE. More information is available at http://www.washington.edu/commuterservices/parking/gatehouse_map.php
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Fall 2009 Meeting

Date: November 5, 2009
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting.
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


JAMS 2009 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: July 21–22, 2009
Location: Wichita, KS
Description: Hosted by CECAM, this is JAMS’ 5th annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • feedback from industrial partners

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Laura Rhoades
316-978-3873
laura@niar.wichita.edu
Presentations: Click HERE


AMTAS Spring 2009 Meeting

Date: April 23, 2009
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting.
  • A Center activities report  
  • Directions for first-year AMTAS projects
  • Potential topics for future AMTAS projects
  • Non-aerospace applications of composites

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Institute on Advanced Aircraft Composites

Date: March 23–27, 2009 (Monday–Friday)
Time: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fee: $2,500. Groups of five or more from the same organization receive a discount of $100 off the per-person registration fee. Registrations must be submitted together.
Location: University of Washington campus, Seattle, WA
Description:

This intermediate level course provides in-depth instruction on the use of advanced composite materials for aircraft from engineering design and manufacturing points of view. Specifically, the course is designed to address critical areas of composite technologies, including materials, manufacturing, tooling, analysis, design, testing, inspection, and repair. Course content does not contain any proprietary or export-controlled information. The course will be taught by leading experts from academia, industry and government with a combined total of more than 250 years of experience in composite research, development, and education.

After successfully completing this course, the student will be able to identify the unique characteristics of composites and apply the fundamental and practical knowledge necessary to build and maintain aircraft composite structural hardware.


AMTAS Autumn 2008 Meeting

Date: November 21, 2008
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current and new AMTAS PIs about their research

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


JAMS 2008 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: June 17–19, 2008
Location: Future of Flight Aviation Center, Everett, WA
Description: Hosted by AMTAS, this is JAMS’ 4th annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Spring 2008 Meeting

Date: March 20, 2008
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This AMTAS’ semiannual meeting will include:
  • A Center activities report  
  • AMTAS-Related Initiatives at the UW
  • Related Composites Research
  • Existing and New Research Collaborations

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE

AMTAS Autumn 2007 Meeting

Date: October 25, 2007
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • A Center activities report  
  • Updates from current and new AMTAS PIs about their research 
  • Review of the April 12 AMTAS meeting brainstorming sessions with industry participants 
  • Discussion of potential future research and training topics

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


September 17–20, 2007 (Monday–Thursday)
American Society for Composites 22nd Annual Technical Conference


JAMS 2007 Technical Meeting

Date: July 10–12, 2007
Location: FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center, Atlantic City, NJ
Description: Hosted by CECAM, this is JAMS’ 3rd annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Kristin Strole
316-978-6959
kristin.strole@wichita.edu
Presentations: Click HERE

AMTAS Spring 2007 Meeting

Date: April 12, 2007
Time: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 310, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • a Center activities report
  • AMTAS' educational offerings
  • breakouts on current AMTAS research
  • presentations and breakouts on future research areas

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE

AMTAS Institute on Advanced Aircraft Composites

Date: March 19–23, 2007 (Monday–Friday)
Time: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fee: $2,500. Groups of five or more from the same organization receive a discount of $100 off the per-person registration fee. Registrations must be submitted together.
Location: University of Washington campus, Seattle, WA
Description: Advanced composite materials such as carbon fiber reinforced plastics (CFRP) are being applied to many aircraft structures including the Boeing 787 to improve performance and save weight. Continual advances in structural analysis and design, computational methods, and fatigue and fracture analysis require that engineers refresh their knowledge of the fundamentals and be informed about new developments.

Taught by leading experts from academia, industry and government, this intermediate-level course covers fundamental and state-of-the-art technologies in ten major areas of composites.


AMTAS Autumn 2006 Meeting

Date: October 19 , 2006
Time: 8:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • a Center progress report and activities
  • an update on the FAA-sponsored Centers of Excellence
  • presentations from AMTAS PIs about their research projects

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE
   

AMTAS Institute on Advanced Aircraft Composites

Date: September 18–22, 2006 (Monday–Friday)
Time: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fee: $2,500
Location: University of Washington campus, Seattle, WA
Description: Advanced composite materials such as carbon fiber reinforced plastics (CFRP) are being applied to many aircraft structures including the Boeing 787 to improve performance and save weight. Continual advances in structural analysis and design, computational methods, and fatigue and fracture analysis require that engineers refresh their knowledge of the fundamentals and be informed about new developments.

Taught by leading experts from academia, industry and government, this intermediate-level course covers fundamental and state-of-the-art technologies in ten major areas of composites.

Contact: Emily West
206-221-3935
west@engr.washington.edu
More information: Click HERE


JAMS 2006 Annual Technical Review Meeting

Date: June 20–22, 2006
Location: University of Washington campus, 220 Kane Hall, Seattle, WA
Description: Hosted by AMTAS, this is JAMS’ 2nd annual technical review meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Spring 2006 Meeting

Date: April 11, 2006
Time: 8:30 a.m. to Noon
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 108, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • a Center progress report and activities
  • alternative energy funding opportunities
  • AMTAS' new educational offerings
  • a report on Edmonds Community College's Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Innovation Center
  • an update from Boeing on nanotechnology activities

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Autumn 2005 Meeting

Date: October 13, 2005 (Thursday)
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, HUB 200, Seattle, WA
Description: This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • a Center progress report
  • presentations from AMTAS PIs about their research projects
  • status on regional advanced materials center

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


FAA Composites Maintenance Training Workshop

Dates: September 13–15, 2005 (Tuesday–Thursday)
Time: Begins at 1 p.m. 9/13; ends at 11:30 a.m. on 9/15
Location: The Sheraton Gateway Suites Hotel, Chicago, IL
Description: This event is by invitation only.

The curriculum currently being developed will provide an introduction to the maintenance and repair of composite materials used in aircraft products.

Agenda Items: The topics currently scheduled for review at the workshop are listed below. Each session will consist of review of four focal areas: Base Knowledge, Teamwork & Disposition, Damage Detection & Characterization, and Repair Process. Many of these relate to Edmonds Community College’s development of an introductory short course on composite maintenance.

  • Terminal course objectives, progress overview and safety messages
  • Synopsis of the methods for delivering course lectures and laboratories
  • Impressions on detailed course content provided by experts
  • FAA R&D and plans for future training developments
  • Open discussions to recommend future developments

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Registration: For travel information and to register online, visit http://www.niar.wichita.edu/chicagoworkshop/
Contact: Kristin Strole
316-978-6959
kristin.strole@wichita.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


JAMS 2005 Technical Meeting

Date: May 24–26, 2005 (Tuesday–Thursday)
Time: May 24: 1:30–5 p.m.; May 25: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.;
May 26: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Location: National Institute for Aviation Research (NIAR), Wichita, KS
Description: This event is by invitation only.

This is JAMS’ annual technical meeting and will include:
  • project progress reports and peer reviews
  • presentations from industrial partners

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Spring 2005 Meeting

Date: April 14, 2005 (Thursday)
Time: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: Edmonds Conference Center, Edmonds, WA
Description: This event is by invitation only.

This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • a Center progress report
  • presentations from industrial partners about future research projects

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


FAA Centers of Excellence 4th Annual Joint Meeting

Dates: March 14–16, 2005 (Monday–Wednesday)
Time: TBD
Location: Orlando, FL
Description: This event is by invitation only.

Contact: Roger Wayson
wayson@mail.ucf.edu
or
Patricia Watts
FAA COE National Program Director
609-485-5043
Proceedings: Click HERE


AMTAS Composites Maintenance Workshop

Dates: November 30–December 2, 2004 (Tuesday–Thursday)
Time: Begins at 1 p.m. 11/30; ends at Noon on 12/2
Location: Boeing Longacres Park, Renton, WA
Description: This event is by invitation only.

The overall goal of the workshop is to begin developing the curriculum for composites repair training courses for technicians, engineers and inspectors that will be offered beginning in September 2005. Specific topics will include:
  • Reviewing current and projected composite structure application areas that such training will need to address
  • Reviewing SAE Commercial Aircraft Composite Repair Committee – Aerospace Recommended Practice (ARP) documents recommendations for maintenance, quality, and technical personnel
  • Developing training objectives and competencies
  • Establishing course delivery methods and formats
  • Discussing delivery network approaches and systems
  • Identifying training facilities worldwide

There is no registration cost for the meeting.

Parking: Visitors can park in any stall that does NOT have: a red or white square, carpool or handicapped designation.
Registration: Visitors must check in at the Visitor Lobby in 25-01 to obtain an entry badge.
Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Autumn 2004 Meeting

Date: November 10, 2004 (Wednesday)
Time: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, Seattle, WA
Description: This event is by invitation only.

This is AMTAS’ semiannual meeting and will include:
  • a Center progress report
  • reports from PIs on their research
  • presentations from industrial partners about future research projects
Contact: Ellen Barker
206-543-0299
nelle@u.washington.edu
Meeting Summary: Click HERE


AMTAS Preliminary Working Meeting

Date: January 29 , 2004 (Thursday)
Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Location: University of Washington campus, Seattle, WA
Description: This event is by invitation only.

This meeting is to become acquainted with all Center members and to develop a preliminary list of first-year Center projects.

Meeting Summary: Click HERE

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