hosted by 42nd QNDE

6th European-American Workshop on Reliability of NDE

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis – Minneapolis, MN, USA – July 26th – 29th, 2015
 
 

Program (preliminary)

Sunday, July 26, 2015

 

pm

1:00

— Lakeshore A —

EAW/BAM Tutorial

Introduction to the Evaluation of NDT Systems Trough the Calculation of the POD
Daniel Kanzler
www.pod-tutorial.nde-reliability.com
 

Monday, July 27, 2015

 

am

PLENARY SESSION 2        — Nicollet BC —

 

General Plenary Session of the QNDE

11:20
Can Automation Automatically Solve “The Human Factors Problem”? ...And Other Illusions
Marija BERTOVIC
   
12:10 Lunch
   

pm

Session 6         — Lakeshore A —

 

Introduction to the 6th EAW

Session Chair:  Eric LINDGREN, Uwe EWERT
1:30
Holistic Assessment of the Reliability of NDE
Christina MÜLLER
Marija BERTOVIC, Daniel KANZLER, Mato PAVLOVIC,
Martina ROSENTHAL, Ralf HOLSTEIN, Andrea GIANNEO, Ulf RONNETEG
2:05
Living Reliability in Industry
Greg SELBY
2:40
How NDT is organized - Influence on the Reliability of NDE
Ralf HOSTEIN
Christina MÜLLER
   
3:10 Coffee break
   
 

Reliability of SHM

Session Chair:  David FORSYTH, Bernd KÖHLER
3:30
SHM Reliability and Implementation Overview – A Personal Military Aviation Perspective
Eric LINDGREN
Wright PATTERSON
4:10
Best Practices for Evaluating the Capability of Nondestructive Evaluation (NDE) and Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) Techniques for Damage Characterization
John C. ALDRIN
Charles ANNIS, Eric A. LIDGREN, Harold A. SABBAGH
4:50
Structural Health Monitoring Ultrasonic Thickness Measurement Accuracy and Reliability of Various Time-of-Flight Calculation Methods
Thomas EASON
Leonard J. BOND, Mark G. LOZEV
5:10
Structural Health Monitoring and Probability of Detection Estimation
David FORSYTH
   
5:30 Adjorn
 

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

 

am

Session 10         — Lakeshore A —

 

Advanced Methods

Session Chair:  Michele Carboni, John Aldrin
8:30
New challenges for the quantification of the NDT reliability
Mato PAVLOVIC
Christina MÜLLER, Ulf RONNETEG
9:10
Paut inspection of copper canister: Structural attenuation and POD formulation
Andrea GIANNEO
M. CARBONI, C. MÜLLER, U. RONNETEG
9:30
Model-based POD study of manual ultrasound inspection and sensitivity analysis using metamodel
Guillemette RIBAY
Xavier ARTUSI, Frédéric JENSON, Christopher REECE, Pierre-Emile LHUILLIER
9:50
POD evaluation using simulation: progress, practice and perspectives
Nicolas DOMINGUEZ
Frederic REVERDY
   
10:10 Break
   
 

Advanced Methods

Session Chair:  Pierre CALMON, Norio NAKAGAWA
   
10:30
Advanced Reliability Methods – A Review
David FORSYTH
11:10
How much information do we need?
A reflection on the correct use of real defects in POD evaluations
Daniel KANZLER
Christina MÜLLER
11:30
Improving the reliability of POD curves in NDI methods using a Bayesian inversion approach for uncertainty quantification
Mohamed Anis BEN ABDESSALEM
Frédéric JENSON, Pierre CALMON
11:50
2D Detectability Criteria and It’s Implication for Developing a Standard Observer Model for the Human Component of Inspection Modeling
Joe GRAY
   
12:10 Lunch
   

pm

Session 15         — Lakeshore A —

 

Applications in Industry

Session Chair: Martin Spies, Lloyd Schaefer
1:30
Overview of the Program to Assess the Reliability of Emerging Nondestructive Techniques Open Testing and Study of Flaw Type Effect on NDE Response
Ryan M. MEYER
Susan CRAWFORD, Michael T. ANDERSON, Tommy ZETTERWALL, Ichiro KOMURA, Kyung-cho KIM, Iouri PROKOFIEV, Stephen C. CUMBLIDGE
2:10
Integration of Reliability Studies in the Development of NDT for the Swedish Spent Nuclear Fuel Disposal Canister
Ulf RONNETEG
Marija BERTOVIC, Mato PAVLOVIC, Thomas GRYBÄCK
2:30
Assessment of Reliability of Remote Visual Testing
Ramuhalli, Pradeep
Jeffrey LANDRUM, Michael ANDERSON, Chris JOFFE, John LINDBERG, Matt PROWANT, Mike LARCHE, Traci MORAN
2:50
POD curves for non-maximizable ultrasonic responses: statistical derivation and application to solid freight axles
Michele CARBONI
S. CANTINI
   
3:10 Coffee break
   
 

Applications in Industry

Session Chair: Stephen CUMBLIDGE, Daniel KANZLER
3:30
Optimization of Sensitivity Overheads for Pipe End Inspection via POD-Analysis
Martin SPIES
Till SCHMITTE
3:50
Measuring the reliability of Magnetic Particle inspections as applied to the API and ASME codes for use on aging infrastructure
Lloyd SCHAEFER
Sr. Advising ENGINEER
4:10
Assessment of ASTM adopted and proposed Hit/Miss and A-hat vs. A documents against handbook/guideline 1823 recommendations
Lloyd SCHAEFER
4:50
Influence on the POD by the scanning raster
Marcel PREISSEL
Thomas HECKEL, J. VRANA
5:10
Partial Coverage Inspection Using Extreme Value Theory on Ultrasonic C-scan data
Daniel BENSTOCK
Frederic CEGLA
   
7:30 Dinner
 

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

 

am

Session 21         — Lakeshore A —

 

Human and Organizational Factors

Session Chair: Ralf HOLSTEIN, Greg SELBY
8:30
Safety and organizational culture in NDT matter
Dr. Babette FAHLBRUCH
Marija BERTOVIC
8:50
Basic considerations about reliability in testing railway axles
Ralf HOLSTEIN
Marija BERTOVIC, Christina MÜLLER
9:10
Inspection procedure in the context of the usability framework  - human factors approach
Marija BERTOVIC
Ulf RONNETEG
9:30
Predicting Inspector Probability of Detection Using Qualification Test Pass Rates
Stephen CUMBLIDGE
Amy D'AGOSTINO
9:50
Reliability Assessment of Manual and Automated Eddy Current Techniques in the Inspection of Martensitic Stainless Steel Components
Hamid Habibzadeh BOUKANI
Ehsan MOHSENI, Demartonne Ramos FRANCA, Martin VIENS
   
10:10 Break
   
10:30
Influencing factors on the inspection performance of wheel axle sets under training conditions
Thomas HECKEL
Fred SONDERMAN, Christina MÜLLER
   
 

Open Space Technology Workshop

Session Chair:  Ralf HOLSTEIN, Greg SELBY
10:50
Introduction to the concept of the Open Space Technology workshop
Ralf HOLSTEIN
11:10
Results from 2013
11:30
Structuring of topic fields according to the "Wall of ideas"
Preliminary Proposal for topic fields: (as example)
Group 1: New methods
David FORSYTH, Daniel KANZLER
Group 2: Human factors
Marija BERTOVIC, Ralf HOLSTEIN
Group 3: SHM
Eric LINDGREN
Group 4: Industrial applications
Lloyd SCHAEFER
Group 5: Integrated solutions
Ulf RONNETEG, Stephen CUMBLIDGE
   
12:10 Lunch
   

pm

Session 26         — Lakeshore A —

 

Open Space Technology Workshop

Session Chair:  Ralf HOLSTEIN, Greg SELBY
1:30
Group discussions about current issues in the assessment of the reliability of NDE
5…6  different discussion groups with moderators
e.g. How  to live holistic reliability concepts?
Flow of information
Balance between regulations and culture?
How to overcome the “Delta”?
   
3:10 Coffee break
   
 
Preparation of the group summary
   

4:10

Presentation of Group Summaries/ Evaluation of the workshop

Session Chair:  Christina MÜLLER
   
5:40 End of the workshop
 
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