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Conference Chair:
Hyonny Kim (UCSD)
and Co-Chairs:
Chiara Bisagni (UCSD)
Masamichi Kawai (Univ. Tsukuba)
Ronald Krueger (NIA)

American Society for Composites 29th Technical Conference
16th US-Japan Conference on Composite Materials
ASTM-D30 Meeting

Main Conference Program: Sept. 8-10, 2014 + D30 Committee Meetings on Sept. 10 & 11
Price Center, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA USA

The American Society for Composites (ASC), the Japan Society for Composite Materials (JSCM), and the ASTM Committee D30  are hosting a joint conference to be held on the campus of the University of California San Diego (UCSD) in La Jolla, CA. 

Full papers have been all collected by this time, and a vibrant program covering many aspects related to the science and technology of composites is expected. Be sure to attend the Awards Banquet dinner on Tues evening Sept. 9, to be held at the UCSD Scripps Institute of Oceanography Birch Aquarium.

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 Plenary Speakers - there will be three distinguished speakers, invited by each of the organizing societies:

American Society for Composites

T. Kevin O'Brien, NASA Langley Research Center

Title: Composite Rotorcraft Structures Durability and Damage Tolerance Research

Japan Society for Composite Materials

Kenichi Yoshioka, Toray Composites (America), Inc.

Title: Carbon Fiber – Development, Commercialization and Application

Committee D30

Anoush Poursartip, University of
British Columbia

photo:  Anoush Poursartip

Title: Process Simulation: A Case Study in Research, Practice, and Standardization
Receipient of the ASTM International Wayne W. Stinchcomb Memorial Lecture and Award

ASC Student Simulation Challenge - win $1000 1st Prize
The Second Student Simulatiation Challenge will take place in conjunction with this conference. The challenge details can be found by clicking here.