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Motion Control

Agenda
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11:30 AM - 6:00 PM EST (8:30 AM - 3:00 PM PST)
Motion Control Open
  • Visit the many booths in the Exhibit Hall, chat with booth representatives, learn about new products, and more.
  • Visit the Networking Lounge and interact with other event attendees.
  • Visit the Resource Center and download all materials of interest.
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST (9:00 AM - 10:00 AM PST)
Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 12 PM EST (9 AM PST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Precision is critical to motion control. From nanopositioning systems with sub-nanometer accuracy and repeatability to ultra-precise machine tool operations, the need to eliminate motion system error is paramount. GlobalSpec's Motion Control event explores the topic of precision in motion from several different vantage points. Learn More
Jim Brennan, News Anchor, GlobalSpec

Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 12 PM EST (9 AM PST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

This presentation reviews emerging developments in the rapidly-expanding field of nanopositioning. Included are discussions of nanopositioning motion, guidance and sensor technologies, control techniques, plus interfacing and software solutions. Learn More
Scott Jordan, Director of NanoAutomation® Technologies, Physik Instrumente (PI)
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM EST (10:00 AM - 10:30 AM PST)
Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 1 PM EST (10 AM PST)
Duration: 0.5 hour
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM EST (10:30 AM - 11:30 AM PST)
Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 1 PM EST (10 AM PST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Distributors and systems integrators are a fixture of today's motion control world. These individuals and/or companies possess massive application and problem solving expertise and can impact a project in many positive ways. This presentation maps out a strategy for maximizing their value. Learn More
Frank Hurtte, Founder, River Heights Consulting
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM EST (12:00 PM - 1:00 PM PST)
Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 3 PM EST (12 PM PST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

This presentation examines the primary error sources in precision machines for linear motion applications: straightness, flatness, pitch, roll, and yaw. Steps to correct these errors will be discussed, such as the need to drive on the center of mass and measure on the plane of interest. Learn More
Drew Devitt, Chief Technology Officer, New Way Air Bearings

Date: December 8, 2010
Time: 3 PM EST (12 PM PST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Electric motors are a primary component of most integrated motion control systems. Static and dynamic testing of the electric motor system – i.e., the application of electrical motor diagnostics, or EMD – is a critical tool for monitoring motor health and overall motion system performance. Learn More
Howard Penrose, Vice President of Engineering and Reliability Services, Dreisilker Electric Motors, Inc.
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM EST (1:00 PM - 3:00 PM PST)
  • Interact with Attendees and Exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall and Networking Lounge.
  • Presentations available On-Demand.