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Tuesday, September 13, 2005

5:00 PM - 8:30 PM

EXTENDING THE LIFE OF AIR FORCE TURBINE ENGINE COMPONENTS
WITH ADVANCED NDE CAPABILITIES

[Board Meeting: 5:00 - 6:00 pm (open to all members)]
Social: 6:00 - 6:45 pm
Dinner: 6:45 pm
Speaker: 7:30 - 8:30 pm

Speaker: Bryan Sanbongi
Nondestructive Evaluation Branch
Air Force Research laboratory

Abstract:

  • AFRL’s NDE Branch and Structure
  • NDE for Turbine Engines
  • The Turbine Engine Sustainment Initiative
  • State-of-the-Art Fully Automated Phased Array Ultrasonic Inspection Capability
  • New Capabilities for our Air Force Customer
  • Future NDE Challenges for AFRL and the NDE Community

About the Speaker:

Mr. Bryan Sanbongi is a Senior Scientist in the Nondestructive Evaluation Branch of the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), located at the Wright – Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio. The AFRL, NDE branch has responsibility for advanced NDE technology and systems that are applicable to current and future Air Force challenges. This laboratory has a long history as a leader in research, development and application of NDE technologies. Bryan has a shorter, but significant history of involvement in NDE technology with assignments at Tinker AFB, Oklahoma City; McClellan, AFB, Sacramento, CA and AFRL at Wright –Patterson, AFB. His most recent responsibilities have included development of a new ultrasonic inspection system and advanced eddy current inspection methods for application to gas turbine engine components inspection, acceptance and life-extension.


NOTE THE CHANGE IN LOCATION !!!!!
Location: Olive Garden Italian Restaurant
                 2520 E County Line Rd
                 Highlands Ranch,  CO 80126 - 3232
                 Tel: (303) 843-9822 (See Map)

Directions: From I-25: Exit #194 to C-470; Go west 4.2 miles (or is it 5.3 miles???); Exit north to University Blvd. At the traffic lights, turn right onto E County Line Rd, and at the traffic light turn right again (south) at the parking.
[It is about 2 miles west of our previous meeting location]

Dinner Menu: ...Italian, salad, pizza --- Help yourself
               RSVP: Ward Rummel 303-791-1940
Cost: Sponsored by the Colorado Section!! No cost to members; $14.95 to non-member guests.


Last Modified: Tue, Sep 27, 2005 / 7:26 AM