Fall Technical Meeting

Fall Technical Meeting2019-07-03T14:45:12+00:00

Take a deep dive into the gear industry at AGMA’s Fall Technical Meeting. This meeting brings together top researchers from across the globe who will provide the latest information on their peer-reviewed gear industry research. Network with the industry experts, academics, and engineers; ask your burning questions; and see what is in the future of this industry.

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Fall Technical Meeting Networking and Events Schedule

Monday, October 14:  1:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tuesday, October 15:  7:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday, October 16:  7:00 am – 5:00 pm

View the FTM Agenda at a Glance

Who Should Attend?

Anyone interested in the latest trends and information in the power transmission industry.

Presentation Sessions

Each session will showcase five to six presenters sharing their highly technical knowledge of specific topics within the following research areas:

Monday, October 14
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Design of a Double Spiral Bevel Gearset
  • Electric Vehicle Transmissions with Hypoid Gearset
  • Misalignment Compensation Splines Design
  • Optimal Polymer Gear Design:  Metal-to-Plastic Conversion
  • Specific Dynamic Behavior of Planetary Gears
  • Spline Centering, Piloting and Toggle:  Torsional Stiffness, Shaft Bending, and Centering of Moment Loads

Tuesday, October 15
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

  • Computing Gear Sliding Losses
  • IPhase Management as a Strategy to Reduce Gear Whine in Idler Gear Sets
  • Leveraging the Complementary Strengths of Orbitless and Planetary Drives
  • Opportunities of Efficiency Improvement by the Use of Hydro Lubricants
  • Reduction of the Tonality of Gear Noise by Application of Topography Scattering for Ground Bevel Gears

Tuesday, October 15
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

  • 4D High Pressure Gas Quenching:  A Leap in Performance vs. Press Quenching
  • Evaluation of Steel Cleanliness by Extreme Value Statistics and its Correlation with Fatigue Performance
  • Material Properties and Tooth Root Bending Strength of Shot Blasted, Case Carburized Gears with Alternative Microstructures
  • Performance and Properties of New, Alternative Gear Steel
  • Tooth Root Testing of Steels with High Cleanliness
Wednesday, October 16
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

  • A Comparison of Surface Roughness Measurement Methods for Gear Tooth Working Surfaces
  • Chamfering of Gears — New Innovative Cutting Solutions for Efficient Gear Production
  • Influence of Manufacturing Variations of Spline Couplings on Gear Root and Contact Stress
  • Micro Skiving — (r)evolution of a Known Production Process
  • Rapid and Precise Manufacturing of Special Involute Gears for Prototype Testing

Wednesday, October 16
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

  • Calculated Scuffing Risk:  Correlating AGMA 925-BXX, AGMA 6011-J14, and Original MAAG Gear Predictions
  • Effects of the Load-dependent Shift of Gear Center Distance on Calculated Load Capacity and Excitation Using Analytical Mesh Stiffness Approach
  • Layout of Profile Modifications for Asymmetric Gears
  • New Standardized Calculation Method of the Tooth Flank Fracture Load Capacity of Bevel and Hypoid Gears
  • Optimum Carburized and Hardened Case Depth

FTM Fun and Games Reception

MPT Expo attendees are invited to join AGMA Fall Technical Meeting attendees at our FTM Fun and Games Reception at Punch Bowl Social Detroit. Enjoy food and drinks with your colleagues while participating in fun activities such as bowling, darts, karaoke, and arcade games. A great way to kick off a busy week at MPT Expo!

Fall Technical Meeting Pricing

Pricing includes admission to the Exhibit Halls:

Member Early Bird* Non-Member Early Bird* Member Regular** Non-Member Regular**
Full  Meeting $995 $1,295 $1,095 $1,395
Single Session $295 $395 $295 $395
FTM Luncheon Only $50 $50 $50 $50
FTM Fun and Games Reception Only FREE for FTM attendees;
$50 for all other attendees
FREE for FTM attendees;
$50 for all other attendees
FREE for FTM attendees;
$50 for all other attendees
FREE for FTM attendees;
$50 for all other attendees

*Early bird rates apply through September 13, 2019.
**The regular rates apply after September 13, 2019.

Access to the exhibit hall is free when you register for the Fall Technical Meeting or any education course.

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