Technical Sessions

Opening Session Keynote & Technical Presentation (Granby Salon D)

08:00 – 09:30 Keynote – Dawn Schaible (Director of Engineering at NASA)
3713  Inspiring the Engineering Future Workforce through NASA’s Capabilities
Anne Weiss and Rosemary Smith (NASA Education Office)

9:30 – 10:00  Coffee Break

Monday Morning Technical Sessions

 Statistics Session 1 (Granby Salon D)
10:00 – 10:30 3729
Application of the Basic Parametric Methods
Douglas Fisher (UTC Aerospace Systems)
10:30 – 11:00 3719
Lightship Evolution Diagnostics with In-Service Stability Measurements
Colin MacFarlane  and Manuela Bucci (Tymor Marine, Ltd)
11:00 – 11:15 Vendor Presentation – Space Electronics
11:15 – 11:30 Vendor Presentation
11:30 – 12:00 3716
Methods of Determining Parametric Equations from Data with a Worked Example
David Hansch (Huntington Ingalls Industries)
Surface Transportation Session (Fusion)
10:00 – 10:30 Presentation
Designing the World’s Largest Mining Truck
Bryant Ward (Leibherr Mining Equipment Company)
10:30 – 10:45 Vendor Presentation – Intercomp
10:45 – 11:00 Vendor Presentation
11:00 – 11:30 3727
Trifilar Pendulum: Non-Small Oscillations and Calibration
Giorgio Previati and Federico Ballo  (Politecnico di Milano)
11:30 – 12:00 3728
Investigtion of the Mass Properties of Cars
Giorgio Previati, Gianpiero Mastinu,  and Massimiliano Gobbi (Politecnico di Milano)
12:00 – 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 15:00 Mass Properties Certification Forum (Granby Salon D)
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break

Monday Afternoon Technical Sessions

Statistics Session 2 (Granby Salon D)
15:30 – 16:00 3710
Application of the Law of Propagation of Uncertainties to a Weight and CG Measurement System
Anjie Emmett (Analytic Mechanics Associates)
16:00 -16:30 3717
Evaluating a CoG Envelope Using a Probabilistic Approach
Robert Hundl (Fluor)
16:30 -16:45 Vendor Presentation – Ensinger
16:45 – 17:00 Vendor Presentation
17:00 – 17:30 3724
Methods and Processes for Robust Mass Properties Management in the Automotive Industry with a Main Focus on Mass Uncertainties
Marcus Stegmiller (BMW)
Student Papers and Space and Miscellaneous (Fusion)
15:30 – 16:00 S3726
Toolchain Integration for Space Habitat Design
Maxwell Devoe (NASA LaRC Intern)
16:00 -16:30 S3730
Path To Be An Engineer
Brittany Johnston (Old Dominion University)
16:30 -17:00 S3725
HERMES: Hazard Examination Reconnaissance Messenger for Extended Surveillance
Dr. Donna Gerren for Marcos Mejia (University of Colorado)
17:00 – 17:30 3695
Weight Considerations on the Appalachian Trail
Nicholas Marickovich (Huntington Ingalls Industries)

Wednesday Morning Sessions

08:00 – 09:30 Technical Forum (Granby Salon D)
Weight Control
Moderator – Robert Zimmerman (SAWE VP-Technical Director)

9:30 – 10:00  Coffee Break

Marine Session 1
10:00 – 10:30 3720
A Practical and Proactive Way of Managing Weight & Center of Gravity Uncertainty Using the Successive Principle
Runar Aasen (BAS Engineering)
10:30 – 10:45 Vendor Presentation – BAS Shipweight
10:45 – 11:00 Vendor Presentation – Praeses
11:00 – 11:30 3711
A Century of Submarine Mass Properties
David Tellet Bad Engineering)
11:30 – 12:00 3715
Negligible Weight Quantification for Surface Ship Weight Surveys
Greg Roach ((Gibbs & Cox)
Aerospace Session 1
10:00 – 10:30 3721
A Weight and Center of Gravity Instrument for Measuring Manned Spacecraft
Daniel Otlowski (Space Electronics)
10:30 – 10:45 Vendor Presentation – Aerospace Corporation
10:45 – 11:00 Vendor Presentation _ Lockheed Martin
11:00 – 11:30 3709
A Wing Weight Estimation Method Based on Wing-box Beam Design
Bai Lu (COMAC)
11:30 – 12:00

12:00 – 13:30  Lunch

Wednesday Afternoon Sessions

Marine Session 2
13:30 – 14:00 Technical Presentation
Newport News Apprentice School – 100 years
Bill Fox (Retired)
14:00 -14:15 Vendor Presentation – Northrop Grumman
14:15 -14:30 Vendor Presentation – Huntington Ingalls
14:30 -15:00 3718
Calculating Center of Buoyancy and Buoyant Force
James Blair (Space Electronics)
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00 Technical Presentation
America’s Cup – a History
Jeanne Willoz-Egnor (Mariner’s Museum)
16:00 – 16:30 Technical Presentation
Reporting of the Relevant Loading Condition of a Project for the Offshore Industry
Alex Maloy
Aerospace Session 2
13:30 – 13:45 Vendor Presentation – Altair
13:45 – 14:00 Vendor Presentation – GEC
1400 -14:30 3714
Weight and Design Data for World War II – Era United States Aircraft
Dudley Cate (NAVAir Retired)
14:30 -15:00
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:00
16:00 – 16:30