• Sample holder, 1.3 mm diameter (biggest portion)

    Sample holder, 1.3 mm diameter (biggest portion)

  • ROBONANO machine

    ROBONANO machine

  • ROBONANO machine

    ROBONANO machine

  • Dr. Yoshiharu Inaba, FANUC Chairman

    Dr. Yoshiharu Inaba, FANUC Chairman

  • Official Lab Opening Ceremony, September 11, 2016

    Official Lab Opening Ceremony, September 11, 2016

  • Prof. Frank Pfefferkorn, ME

    Prof. Frank Pfefferkorn, ME

  • Ribbon cutting ceremony

    Ribbon cutting ceremony

News

MIN LAB wins NSF CAREER award (January 29, 2019)

The National Science Foundation awarded a grant to The University of Wisconsin – Madison for support of the project described in the proposal referenced below.This project, entitled “CAREER: Material Removal Mechanism of Ceramic Materials in Ultra-Precision Machining,” is under the direction of Prof. Sangkee Min.

More details can be found at
https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/advancedSearchResult?ProgRefCode=1045&ActiveAwards=true
https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=1844821&HistoricalAwards=false

Research Papers

  • A Simplified Machine-Tool Power-Consumption Measurement Procedure and Methodology for Estimating Total Energy ConsumptionMachinability Study of Single-Crystal Sapphire in a Ball- End Milling Process
  • From Design for Manufacturing (DFM) to Manufacturing for Design (MFD) via Hybrid Manufacturing and Smart Factory: A Review and Perspective of Paradigm Shift
  • Development of an Energy Consumption Monitoring Procedure for Machine Tools
  • Micro Cutting of Ferrous Materials Using Diamond Tool under Ionized Coolant with Carbon Particles