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Agenda

TFAWS 2019 Agenda Information

For detailed information on paper sessions and TFAWS events, please view the TFAWS 2019 Program.

Lunch Session Information

On Monday, August 26 through Thursday, August 29, general lunch sessions will take place between 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm and will feature guest speakers on a variety of topics. Planned speakers during the lunches include: Representative Elaine Luria (invited) from Virginia’s second Congressional district, Michelle Munk from NASA Langley Research Center, Joe Gasbarre from NASA Langley Research Center, and Jeanne Willoz-Egnor from the Newport News Mariner’s Museum.

All conference attendees are permitted to attend the lunch speaker sessions; however, no outside food is permitted inside the session.  Pre-purchased lunch tickets are required for hotel-provided food. The deadline to purchase lunches has now passed.

Welcome Reception Information

On Monday, August 26, an Opening Reception will be held on starting at 6:00pm at the City Center Marriott. Come mingle and network with fellow attendees while enjoying a reception-style hors d’oeuvres dinner including BBQ pork sliders, mini chicken cordon bleu, spicy beef empanadas, crispy pita with red pepper chickpea puree and cucumber relish, vegetable spring rolls, cookies, brownies, iced tea and water. Cash bar will be available.

The deadline to purchase tickets for the welcome reception has now passed, and tickets are no longer available for purchase.

Keynote Dinner Information

On Wednesday, August 28, a Keynote Dinner banquet will be held at the City Center Marriott. All registered TFAWS attendees and their guests are welcome to attend the banquet. Dinner tickets are $23 per person, and a cash bar will be available. The evening speaker will be Dr. Kunio Sayanagi, Assistant Professor at Hampton University Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences.

The deadline to purchase tickets for the keynote dinner has now passed, and tickets are no longer available for purchase.

Evening Networking Events

On Tuesday, August 27, TFAWS attendees will have the opportunity to go on an exclusive Sunset Boat Cruise via the Miss Hampton Boat Cruise in Hampton, VA, from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Tickets will be $35 per person, and includes catering. A cash bar will be available. The deadline to purchase tickets for the boat cruise has now passed, and tickets are no longer available for purchase.

On Thursday, August 29, a Networking Social will be held at Tradition Brewing Company in Newport News, VA at 7:00 pm. No additional fees are associated with this social event; food and drink can be purchased by individuals on site.

Detailed Daily Agenda

The Agenda is subject to change, so please be sure to check back frequently for updates!

Room assignments will be shown on the final version of the agenda. 15-minute breaks will occur daily at 10:00am and 3:30pm.
Detailed paper session and course information is available in the TFAWS 2019 Program.

Monday, August 26, 2019

Time Grand Ballroom III Grand Ballroom IV Grand Ballroom V Blue Point I Blue Point II Blue Point III Other
7:00 AM
Registration Desk & Vendor Displays Open
8:00 AM Hands-On Training:
Intro to COMSOL Multiphysics
9:00 AM Demo:
Thermal Synthesizer System (TSS)
Hands-On Training:
Generalized Fluid System Simulation Program (GFSSP)
10:15 AM Panel Discussion:
Thermal Properties – Do We Trust Them?
Demo:
New & Advanced Features in Thermal Desktop
11:15 AM
12:15 PM Lunch: Grand Ballroom II
Welcome: Dave Bowles, NASA Langley Center Director
Lunchtime Speaker:
 Representative Elaine Luria, U.S. House of Representatives – Virginia’s 2nd District
1:30 PM Passive Thermal
Paper Session #1
ITAR* Paper Session Part 1:
Active Thermal
Demo:
Thermal Analysis Results Processor (TARP)
 Hands-On Training:
Intro to Thermal Desktop and FloCAD
Hands-On Training:
Intro to Thermal Synthesizer System (TSS) – Part 1
2:00 PM ITAR* Paper Session Part 2:
Aerothermal
2:30 PM Demo:
Veritrek
3:00 PM Aerothermal
Paper Session
3:45 PM Cryothermal
Paper Session
4:15 PM Short Course:
Methods for Testing Heatshield Materials
4:45 PM
5:15 PM
5:45 PM Adjourn
Evening TFAWS 2019 Welcome Reception – City Center Marriott Rotunda at 6:00 PM
Reservation Required

*ITAR Session attendance is restricted to U.S. Citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents.

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Time Grand Ballroom III Grand Ballroom IV Grand Ballroom V Blue Point I Blue Point II Blue Point III Other
7:30 AM
Registration Desk & Vendor Displays Open
8:00 AM Non-Intrusive Measurement Techniques for Flow Characterization of Hypersonic Wind Tunnels Demo:
Multi-Layer Insulation (Aerothreads)
Hands-On Training:
Capture Output and Verify Results (COVeR)
Hands-On Training:
Intro To Thermal Synthesizer System (TSS) – Part 2
9:00 AM Active Thermal
Paper Session #1
Demo:
TAITherm Heat Transfer Simulation Software
Open Lab:
Veritrek
10:15 AM New and Improved Technology for Flexible Heaters (Fralock/Dupont)
11:15 AM Demo:
GT-SUITE
Multiphysics
12:15 PM Lunch: Grand Ballroom II
Lunchtime Speaker: 
Michelle Munk, Entry, Descent, and Landing (EDL) Systems Capability Lead and
Space Technology Mission Directorate (STMD) Principal Technologist for EDL
1:30 PM Interdisciplinary
Paper Session #1
Passive Thermal
Paper Session #2
Demo:
Maya Simcenter3D Space Systems Thermal (SST)
Hands-On Training:
Intro to RadCAD
Hands-On Training:
GT-SUITE Multiphysics System Simulation
2:30 PM Demo:
Maya Simcenter3D Electronic Systems Cooling (ESC)
3:45 PM
4:30 PM Adjourn
Evening Miss Hampton Sunset Boat Cruise Networking Event – 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Reservation Required

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Time Grand Ballroom III Grand Ballroom IV Grand Ballroom V Blue Point I Blue Point II Blue Point III Other
7:30 AM
Registration Desk & Vendor Displays Open
8:00 AM Battery Thermal Modeling Short Course Part 1: Battery Safety and Thermal Runaway Demo:
STEP-TAS Data Exchange Standard
Hands-On Training:
Intro to CRTech TD Direct
Hands-On Training:
Maya HTT Simcenter3D Space Systems Thermal (SST)
Active Thermal Technical Discipline Team (TDT) Meeting
(NASA-Only)
9:00 AM Interdisciplinary
Paper Session #2
Demo:
STAMP
10:15 AM Battery Thermal Modeling Short Course Part 2: Thermal Simulations Demo:
Heat Analysis Manager
Hands-On Training:
Maya HTT Simcenter3D Electronic Systems Cooling (ESC)
11:15 AM
12:15 PM Lunch: Grand Ballroom II
Lunchtime Speaker
: Joe Gasbarre, Deputy Director for Flight Programs, LaRC Science Directorate (SD)
1:30 PM Forum:
Additive Manufacturing – Building Our Future Layer by Layer
Short Course:
Introduction to Numerical Methods in Heat Transfer
Active Thermal
Paper Session #2
Open Lab:
Thermal Desktop #1
Hands-On Training:
CoTherm – CAE Coupling GUI
Langley Research Center (LaRC) Tour #1
Reservation Required
2:30 PM
3:45 PM Thermal & Fluids Analysis and the NASA Launch Services Program Open Lab:
GT-SUITE Multiphysics System Simulation #1
4:45 PM
5:30 PM Adjourn
Evening TFAWS 2019 Keynote Banquet – City Center Marriott Grand Ballroom II – 6:30 PM
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kunio Sayanagi, Associate Professor, Hampton University Department of Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences
Reservation Required

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Time Grand Ballroom III Grand Ballroom IV Grand Ballroom V Blue Point I Blue Point II Blue Point III Other
7:30 AM
Registration Desk & Vendor Displays Open
8:00 AM Aerothermodynamic Gridding Course Heat Pipe Short Course Open Lab:
GT-SUITE Multi-Physics System Simulation #2
Open Lab:
Maya HTT Simcenter3D Space Systems Thermal (SST) and Electronic Systems Cooling (ESC)
Passive Thermal Technical Discipline Team (TDT) Meeting
(By Invitation Only)
9:00 AM Interdisciplinary
Paper Session #3
Aerothermodynamic CFD Analysis
10:15 AM Hands-On Training:
PyTecplot
11:15 AM
12:15 PM Lunch: Grand Ballroom II
Lunchtime Speaker:
Jeanne Willoz-Egnor, Director of Collections Management and Curator of Scientific Instruments,
The Mariner’s Museum and Park
1:30 PM ITAR* Paper
Session Part 3:
Passive Thermal
Demo:
Siemens Simcenter T3STER
Hands-On Training:
Thermal Analysis Results Processor (TARP)
Hands-On Training:
Intro to Thermal Synthesizer System (TSS) – Part 3
2:00 PM
Passive Thermal
Paper Session #3
Short Course:
Aft-Body Heating on Blunt Hypersonic Vehicles
(ITAR)*
2:30 PM Demo:
Siemens SimCenter AMESim
3:45 PM Demo:
MSC SINDA and Thermica
4:45 PM
5:15 PM Adjourn
5:30 PM
TFAWS Delegates’ Meeting: Blue Point III
(NASA Civil Servants and JPL Only)
Evening Networking Social – Traditions Brewing Company – 7:00 PM

*ITAR Session attendance is restricted to U.S. Citizens and U.S. Lawful Permanent Residents.

Friday, August 30, 2019

Time Grand Ballroom III Grand Ballroom IV Grand Ballroom V Blue Point I Blue Point II Blue Point III Other
7:30 AM
Registration Desk & Vendor Displays Open
8:00 AM Open Lab #2:
Thermal Desktop
Hands-On Training:
Intro to Thermal Synthesizer System (TSS) – Part 4
Langley Research Center (LaRC) Tour #2
Reservation Required
9:00 AM
10:00 AM
11:00 AM
12:00 PM Adjourn