Conference Abstracts

The following papers are scheduled for presentation in the technical conference sessions at the 2019 WJTA Conference & Expo. A schedule of paper presentations will be posted closer to the event. Previous conferences' proceedings are available publicly on the WJTA website. Click here to view the proceedings of previous WJTA Conferences. (Updated May 31, 2019)

Abrasive Surface Treatment with Liquid CO2
E. Uhlmann, P. John, C. Männel (Technische Universität Berlin)

Analysis of the Effect of Water Jet Parameters on the Performance during Preparation of Cutting Tool Edge by Abrasive Water Jet
Lei Y.Y., Wu Y.Q., Liu K.F., Jiang D.J. (Xihua University)

Beyond API 2219, Practical Considerations for Vacuum Units in Flammable Service
G. Toothe (FS Solutions)

The Characteristics of Novel Disc-type Pulsed Water Jet Generator
Shi H.Z., Hou X.X., Zhao H.Q. (China University of Petroleum Berlin)

Characterization of Physical Features Immediately Upstream of A Nozzle Insert and Their Effects on Waterjet Quality
T. Tormey, D. Wright (StoneAge, Inc.)

Comparison of USA and ISO Water Jet Cleaning Standards
L. Frenzel (Advisory Council)

Genetic Algorithm Based Optimization of Kerf width of Abrasive Waterjet Cutting of Glass Fiber-Reinforced Polymer (GFRP) Composites
F. Kartal (Kastamonu University)

Investigation on Performance of 2205 Duplex Stainless Steel
F. Kartal (Kastamonu University)

In Vitro Response of Osteoblastic and Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells to Water-jet Treated Titanium Surfaces
A.J. Steeves, F. Variola (University of Ottawa), M. Vijay, A. Tieu, W. Yan, M. Xu, B. Daniels (VLN Advanced Technologies)

Jet Impact at Constant Power with the Variation of Pressure and Flow at Large Standoff Distances
D. Wright, T. Tormey (StoneAge, Inc.)

Modelling of the Kerf Formation through Primary and Secondary Jet Energy for the Abrasive Waterjet
E. Uhlmann, C. Männel (Technische Universität Berlin)

The Need and Demand for Global Industrial Cleaning Standards
K. Siggins (StoneAge, Inc.), H. Borgt (Dow Chemical)

Optimizing Surface Roughening by Pulsed Waterjet for Suitable Adhesion Strength of Plasma Transfer Wire Arc Coating
N. O'Niel, A.S. Kabir (Carleton University), A. Tieu, M. Vijay (VLN Advanced Technologies)

Preparation and Cultivation of High-Precision Native Tissue Transections for Long-Term Intravital Microscopy of Mechanisms of Innate Immunity of the Human Lung Using High-Pressure Water Jet Technology
M. Mlinaric, T. Hassel (Leibniz Universität Hannover), A. Hocke, S. Hippenstiel (Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin)

Technical Countermeasures Research on Deep Sea Shipwreck Water Cutting Engineering
Xue S.X., Chen Z.W., Wang Y.Q., Ren Q.L., Cao S.L., Han C.H., Zhang D. (Hefei General Machinery Research Institute and Anhui Province Key Laboratory of General Machine Composite Material Technology)

Turning of Brittle and Very Hard Materials with Abrasive Water Jet
F. Kartal (Kastamonu University)

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