61st Annual Fuze Conference

"Fuzing Solutions - A Global Perspective"

15 - 17 May 2018

San Diego, CA

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Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Session 2 - U.S. Government Science, Technology & Acquisition:
Chair: Don Shutt, Orbital ATK
Session Assistant: Roy Streetz, Excelitas Technologies Corp., Session Assistant

  • Army S&T Strategy - Shannon Haataja, U.S. Army RDECOM AMRDEC
  • Navy S&T Strategy - Brandon Stewart, Safe/Arm Development Branch Head, USN NAWCWD China Lake

Session 3A - Open Sessions:
Chair: Homesh Lalbahadur, U.S. Army ARDEC
Session Assistant: Bob Metz, PCB Piezotronics, Inc.

  • 20411 - Design Guidelines for Implementing a Low Voltage Distributed Fuzing System, Mark Etheridge, U.S. Army AMRDEC
  • 20355 - New Generation Naval Fuze FREMEN - Efficiency Against New Threats, Max Perrin, JUNGHANS Defence
  • 20464 - Small Thermal Battery for High Spin Environments, Chase Whitman, EnerSys Advanced Systems
  • 20319 - Dynamic High g-Shock Fuze Testing with Support of a Reverse Ballistic Gun and Sled Track, Christian Euba, TDW / MBDA
  • 20383 - PBXN-5 Mechanical Characterization and Proposed Constitutive Model, Dr. Dan Peairs, L3 Defense Electronic Systems
  • 20430 - Low G MEMS Inertia Switches for Fuzing Applications, Todd Christenson, HT MicroAnalytical, Inc.
  • 20345 - Mechanical Aspect of Fuze MEMS G-Switch Encapsulation, Jintae Kim, U.S. Army ARDEC
  • 20440 - DoD MEMS Fuze Explosive Train Evaluation and Enhancement, Taylor Young, Naval Surface Warfare Center - Indian Head Division
  • 20370 - Embedded High G Shock Sensor Behavior Analysis for Severe Perforation Tests, Sérey Chhim, CEA


Thursday, May 17, 2018

Session 4A - Open Sessions:
Chair: Nassir Alaboud, Lockheed Martin
Session Assistant: Lawrence Fan, Naval Surface Warfare Center - Indian Head Division

  • 20283 - Unmanned Systems Safety Precepts, Jeffrey Fornoff, U.S. Army TACOM-ARDEC
  • 20365 - The Use of Software Quality Assurance Towards the Development of VHDL-Based Safety Critical Hardware, David Geremia, Orbital ATK
  • 20455 - State of the Art Fuze Batteries and Their Performance, Roland Hein, Diehl & Eagle Picher GmbH
  • 20434 - Dynamic Characterization of Shock Mitigating Materials for Electronics Assemblies Subjected to High Acceleration, Dr. Vasant Joshi, Naval Surface Warfare Center - Indian Head Division
  • 20303 - Development of Low Energy Electric Initiator, Berkay Akyapi, ASELSAN Inc.
  • 20446 - Laser Ignition, Stephen Redington, U.S. Army ARDEC

Session 5A - Open Sessions:
Chair: Perry Salyers, L3 Defense Electronic Systems
Session Assistant: David Lawson, L3 Defense Electronic Systems

  • 20384 - Test Method to Evaluate High-g Component Susceptibility, Nathan Millard, L3 Defense Electronic Systems
  • 20313 - Reactive Materials for Electrical Initiators, Yao Wang, Institute of Chemical Materials
  • 20302 - A New High-Overload Loading Technology Based on Structural Vibration under Periodic Impact of Elastic, Wanjun Wang, Institute of Chemical Materials

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