The Dimensional X-ray Computed Tomography (dXCT) conference is an annual event coordinated by the CCPI and NPL to present and disseminate the latest developments in XCT for dimensional measurement and its industrial impact across a variety of applications. The conference defines synergies and opportunities of collaborations between different organisations and commercial representatives.
In its 6th year, the conference is held at the University of Manchester, between 13 and 16 of June 2022.
The conference will present and disseminate the latest developments in XCT for dimensional measurement and its industrial impact across a variety of applications. Academics, industrialists and engineers from a wide range of disciplines, will have the opportunity to meet and exchange ideas, results and showcase their latest research at this international forum, featuring a series of keynote addresses from experts.
Two pre-conference days of training and tutorials focused on 3D dimensional metrology and dimensional metrology with XCT, can be booked during registration.
The University of Manchester
Call for Abstracts
Submitted research will be presented in oral and poster formats with prizes awarded for the best submissions.
Submit your 200 word abstracts for oral presentations by 28 March 2022, and 200 word abstracts for poster presentations by 30 May 2022
Please send your completed Abstract Template to firstname.lastname@example.org
The 2022 dXCT training courses will be hosted at the Royce Hub Building, and will introduce attendees to some of the equipment available. There are two days of training available, including general introductions to XCT, and four intensive courses.
Introduction: NXCT, the UK’s National Research Facility for lab-based X-ray Computed Tomography
Introduction: Why we need metrology & calibration
Course 1: X-ray CT instrument optimisation and calibration techniques
Course 2: Defect metrology in X-ray CT and application of measurement confidence
Course 3: Diffraction contrast tomography
Course 4: Spectroscopic X-ray CT imaging for chemical composition mapping
Find out about the training available in more detail here
The main conference will be held at the Schuster Annex, University of Manchester, 15 – 16 June 2022.
Proceedings include keynotes from Prof Phil Manning, “Imaging Life on Earth”, and Dr Jay Warnett, “Measurement at the National Facility for X-ray CT ” with full agenda including presentations and a poster session, followed by a drinks reception to be announced.
The main themes of the conference include:
- New developments in XCT (technology improvement, correction of errors, etc.)
- XCT for dimensional metrology (traceability and verification)
- Dimensional XCT for industry applications (automotive, aerospace, additive manufacturing, etc.)
- Dimensional XCT for medical/bio applications
28 March: Abstract Submission Deadline (oral presentations)
30 May: Abstract Submission Deadline (poster presentations)
13-14 June: dXCT training sessions
15-16 June: Main dXCT conference
FURTHER INFORMATION AND CONTACT
For further information, please see here: https://www.ccpi.ac.uk/DimensionalXCT
Please contact Martin Turner with any questions regarding the dXCT conference