Welcome

Welcome on the website of the 2nd International Conference on Thermal Issues in Machine Tools. The conference highlights research on thermal issues in machine tools, forming machines, industrial 3D printers and hybrid machines. The current 2nd conference will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, from April 19th to 21st, 2021. The conference is organized under sponsorship of International academy of production engineering CIRP.

Main topics

The conference highlights research on thermal issues in machine tools, forming machines, industrial 3D printers and hybrid machines::

  • Thermal interactions between workpiece, tool, machine
  • Testing and simulation methods to identify thermal errors
  • Reference workpieces and assessment
  • Energy efficient compensation and correction of thermal errors
  • Improving thermal robustness of machine tools through design changes
  • Thermo-energetic optimization of machine tools

Speakers

John H. Anderson

CEO & Founder

Peter Watson

CEO & Founder

Paul B. Martin

Management

Paul B. Martin

Management

Paul B. Martin

Management

Key dates

  • 26th June 2020  Abstract submission

  • 14th August 2020 Abstract acceptance

  • 30th October 2020 Fulltext submission

  • 15th January 2021 End of review process

  • 19th February 2021  Final paper submission

  • 5th March 2021 Registration deadline

  • 19th – 21st April 2021  Conference

Conference venue

The conference will be held in the Hotel Grand Majestic Plaza Prague situated in the historical center of Prague.

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