Public Material

2015-03-18
Press release about cluster on Zero-Defects Manufacturing:
FOCUS 4ZDM press release

2016-11-30
Press release by coordinator:
ZAero press release

2017-01-15
The Spanish magazine “Empresa XXI” dedicates a report to the ZAero project
The business magazine “Empresa XXI” has dedicated a one-page report to the ZAero project. In it, the objectives of the project and the technological developments to be carried out are explained to the readers (mainly from the field of business and industry).

2017-06-21
ZAero present at the MAT-COMP 2017 congress
The ZAero project was represented at the MAT-COMP 2017 national congress held in San Sebastian (Spain) on June 21, 22 and 23. Our partner FIDAMC presented a poster and an article describing some of the developments that have been made within the framework of the project.
The MAT-COMP 2017 Congress focused on scientific-technological developments in composite materials with a large presence in aeronautics applications, but also in other transport sectors and industries such as automotive, rail, capital goods / machine tools, etc.
ZAero MatComp Poster
ZAero MatComp Paper (doi:10.5281/zenodo.1247421)
ZAero MatComp Paper at OpenAIRE
ZAero MatComp Paper at Zenodo

2018-02-26
Updated poster about the ZAero project:
ZAero Poster

2018-06-04
ZAero at the Congreso Nacional De Materiales
FIDAMC presented a poster about the ZAero project at the Congreso Nacional De Materiales (July 4-6, 2018)

2018-09-01
Article in IHME
Ideko published an article in the Spanish machine-tool specialized magazine (IHME)

2018-11-15
Press release by coordinator:
ZAero press release

2019-03-13
JEC World 2019 Poster for Innovation Award Finalist ZAero
JEC World 2019 Poster for Innovation Award Finalist ZAero (design by JEC)

Publication at QCAV’19 in Mulhouse, France:
S. Zambal, C. Heindl, C. Eitzinger, J. Scharinger,
End-to-End Defect Detection in Automated Fiber Placement Based on Artifcially Generated Data,
International Conference on Quality Control by Artificial Vision, Mulhouse, France, 2019

Publication at INDIN’19 in Helsinki, Finland:
S. Zambal, C. Heindl, C. Eitzinger,
Probabilistic Modelling combined with a CNN for boundary detection of carbon fiber fabrics,
IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN), Helsinki, Finland, 2019

Public data set of FScan photometric stereo images (used for evaluation of INDIN paper):
Photometric stereo data of non-crimp fabric boundaries,
DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.3237980
Available online via Zenodo

Publication at MIM’19 in Berlin, Germany:
R. Steringer, H. Zörrer, S. Zambal, C. Eitzinger,
Using Discrete Event Simulation in multiple System Life Cycles to support Zero-Defect Composite Manufacturing in Aerospace Industry,
9th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modeling, Management, and Control, 2019

Publication at MIM’19 in Berlin, Germany:
H. Zörrer, R. Steringer, S. Zambal, C. Eitzinger,
Using Business Analytics for Decision Support in Zero Defect Manufacturing of Composite Parts in the Aerospace Industry,
9th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing Modeling, Management, and Control, 2019

Publication at SAMPE Europe 2019 in Nantes, France:
S. Zambal, C. Heindl, C. Eitzinger,
Machine Learning for CFRP Quality Control,
Conference of the Society for the Advancement of Material and Process Engineering (SAMPE), Nantes, France, 2019

ZAero web links

Description Date Link
Press release about the ZAero project on Profactor’s website (in German) November 2016 www.profactor.at/forschung/industrielle-assistenzsysteme/lernende-bildverarbeitung/projekte/zaero/
Description and link to ZAero project on Ideko’s website November 2016 www.ideko.es/en/services-for-industry/projects/zaero-3
Description and link to ZAero project on Danobat’s website November 2016 www.danobatgroup.com/en/press-releases/danobat-participates-in-the-european-proyect-zaero
Newspaper article in AIRE No61, Page 12 online available through Technogetafe platform (in Spanish) March 2017 www.tecnogetafe.es/zaero-m6-meeting-en-steyr/
Article in Composites World January 2018 www.compositesworld.com/blog/post/zero-defect-manufacturing-of-composite-parts
Success story of Austrian national research agency (Österreichische Forschungs-förderungsgesellschaft FFG) (in German) January 2018 www.ffg.at/news/success-story-ueber-den-wolken-muss-die-sicherheit-grenzenlos-sein
Information about sensor integration taking place in early 2018 at FIDAMC (by FIDAMC) February 2018 fidamc.es/projects/project-detail/Article/201/Installation-of-lay-up-defectology-sensors-at-AFP-Project-ZAero
Information about sensor integration taking place in early 2018 at FIDAMC (by FIDAMC) February 2018 fidamc.es/projects/project-detail/Article/201/Installation-of-lay-up-defectology-sensors-at-AFP-Project-ZAero
Public data set for evaluation of boundary detection of non-crimp fabrics in photometric stereo data. June 2019 https://zenodo.org/record/3237980