Thank you for your presence at NDT Aerospace 1st meeting.

NDT Aerospace Meeting is an initiative of Abendi and ASNT to hold a
forum on nondestructive testing and aerospace inspection. The event will
feature lectures by national and international experts.

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    Target Audience: Directors, managers, researches, teachers, experts and professionals involved in END, Inspection, Equipment integrity, Explosive environments, Welding, Safety, Security and Quality.

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    Final Schedule 


    Short Course:


    9:00 AM – 1:00 PM: Active Thermography for NDT

    Instructor: Dr. Steven M. Shepard, Thermal Wave Imaging. Inc., Detroit, Michigan, USA.


    1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Lunch and ExpoEND TradeShow.


    Forum Moderator: Mr. Antonio Aulicino, Abendi




    2:00 – 2:40 PM: New Advancements in Total Focusing Method (TFM)

    Speaker: Gavin Dao, Advanced OEM Solutions, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA


    2:40 – 3:20 PM: Advances in Thermographic NDT of Aerospace Structures and Materials Speaker: Steven Shepard, Thermal Wave Imaging, Inc., Detroit, Michigan, USA


    3:20 – 4:00 PM: Structural Health Monitoring of Aircraft

    Speaker: Valder Steffen, University of Uberlândia – UFU


    4:00 – 4:30 PM: Coffee Break and ExpoEND TradeShow


    4:30 – 5:10 PM: Non-Destructive Evaluation of Additively Manufactured Metallic Parts for Aerospace Application.

    Speaker: Leonard Bond, Center for NDE, Iowa State University, USA


    5:10 – 5:50 PM: Presentation: Shearography NDT for Composites”. Daniel Willemann (Santa Catarina State University - UDESC)


    5:50 – 6:30 PM: An Adaptive Approach of the Total Focusing Method for the Inspection of Parts with a Complex Shape

    Speaker: Gavin Dao, Advanced OEM Solutions, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA


    6:30 PM: Questions and Answers Session


    6:45 PM: Cocktail Reception

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    General Information


    Date: August, 27, 2018 (Parallel to Conaend 2018)

    Time:  from 14:00pm to 18:30pm

    Venue: Frei Caneca Convention Center – 4th Floor – São Paulo – Brazil.

    Official Language: English (with Simultaneous Translation).

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    Brazilian Society for Non-Destructive Testing and Inspection
    Adress: Avenida Onze de Junho, 1317 – Vila Clementino
    Zip code: 04041-054 São Paulo – SP
    Phone.: +55 (11) 5586-3197/3161/3172 / E-mail: