Time: September 6 to 9, 2017
Place: Washington, D.C., USA
Event: Dr. Quan, together with Mr. He Li and Mr. Deen Bai, paid a visit to attend the 2017 IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS 2017). This international conference took place in Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C. The paper—Development of a Rotary-Percussive Ultrasonic Drill for Extraterrestrial Rock Sampling—has been accepted for poster presentation during the IUS 2017. Moreover, another paper—Development of a Novel Noncontact Ultrasonic Bearing Actuated by Piezoelectric Transducers—has been accepted for oral presentation. Mr. He Li gave an oral presentation regarding his ongoing research. Mr. Deen Bai gave a poster presentation to introduce his ultrasonic drill research during the conference.