Training Events and Webinars

TRAINING COURSES

Measuring Mechanical & Pyro Shock

Dr. Ted Diehl & Mr. Bob Metz

 

This three day training course by Bodie Technology CEO, Ted Diehl, PhD, and PCB's Director of Aerospace & Defense, Bob Metz, will teach about successful shock measurement. It will provide in-depth lectures, hands on demonstrations, and the opportunity to ask questions to PCB's expert engineering staff.

May 23-25, 2023 | 8:30 - 5pm EST | Depew, NY

NO WEBINARS SCHEDULED

ON-DEMAND WEBINARS

"Top Testing Protocols for Audio Applications"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Steve Hambric

"Understanding Sound Fields in Acoustic Testing: Choosing the correct microphone"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Steve Hambric

"Cryogenic Sensor Selection for Aerospace Propulsion"

Featured Speaker: Melissa Maze

"Low Outgassing Accelerometers and Cables Designed for Space"

Featured Speaker: Bob Metz

"Methods to Use Force Link Stiffness Specifications to Construct a System Model"

Featured Speaker: Melissa Maze & David Ort

"Am I Doing This Right? Part 2 - Can Cables Limit the Bandwidth of Your Measurement System?"

Featured Speakers: Alan R. Szary & James Woernley, Precision Filters, Inc.

"Am I Doing This Right? Part 1 - Can Cables Limit the Bandwidth of Your Measurement System?"

Featured Speaker: Bob Metz

"Am I Doing This Right? Sensors for Shock Measurements"

Featured Speaker: Melissa Maze

"Specialty Acoustic Applications"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Andrew Barnard

"Sound Source Localization: Basics of Beamforming and Holography"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Andrew Barnard

"Reverberation Time Measurements"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Andrew Barnard Summary: Join us as we cover the basics on meter and sound source placement, common terminology, and how you can tell if your measurement is good.

"Speaker and Headphone Audio Testing"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Andrew Barnard Summary: Join us as we examine proper test methods and instrumentation for Audio testing.

"PCB Small Arms Ballistic Training 2021 - Part 2"

Featured Speaker: Aaron Goosman Summary: This program is geared toward senior ballistic technicians, test engineers, and other users of ballistic pressure sensors, along with test facility managers whose work depends on acquiring accurate pressure data.

"PCB Small Arms Ballistic Training 2021 - Part 1"

Featured Speaker: Melissa Maze Summary: This program is geared toward senior ballistic technicians, test engineers, and other users of ballistic pressure sensors, along with test facility managers whose work depends on acquiring accurate pressure data.

"Sound Intensity and Sound Power"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Andrew Barnard Summary: Acoustics Series Presented by Dr. Andrew Barnard

"Understanding Sound Fields in Acoustic Testing - Selecting the Correct Microphone for Your Application"

Featured Speaker: Dr. Andrew Barnard Summary: Acoustics Series Presented by Dr. Andrew Barnard

"Solutions for Vibration Testing on a Limited Budget"

Featured Speakers: Dave Martin & Marco Peres Summary: Vibration monitoring is one of the most powerful techniques for checking the condition of critical equipment as well as reducing maintenance costs, and expensive downtime. From traditional overall vibration measurement tools and dedicated instrumentation, to digital cloud based vibration monitoring solutions, join us as we discuss the key questions and considerations that will simplify your next vibration testing job… and stay within your budget!

"Solutions for Remote Monitoring"

Featured Speaker: Vic Viola Summary: In recent years, remote vibration monitoring has become less of an option and more of a necessity. Join us as we discuss various remote monitoring solutions and technologies, such as wireless, that can help you improve uptime and safety in your facility.

"Solutions for HydroPower"

Featured Speaker: Dave Martin Summary: At the core of the typical hydroelectric power plant is the turbine. This critical piece of turbomachinery needs to be closely monitored. Many plants now operate remotely without personnel much of the time, making reliable vibration monitoring methods essential in the prevention of catastrophic events. Join us as we discuss a range of solutions available to create a successful vibration monitoring program.

"Solutions for GE Aeroderivative Gas Turbine Sensors"

Featured Speaker: Dave Martin Summary: Is the high cost of constantly replacing your OEM sensors coupled with long lead times causing challenges in your monitoring? Join us as we discuss sensor alternatives beyond what the OEM recommends. Learn more about the basics related to vibration and pressure monitoring of a GE Aeroderivative turbine along with sensors that are more accurate, safer drop-in replacement alternatives.

"How To: Turning Your Phone into a Vibration Analyzer"

Featured Speakers: Mike Scott & Marco Peres, The Modal Shop & PCB Piezotronics (Presented January 2021)

"Troubleshoot, Don’t Trash: Calibrating Differential Charge Accelerometers"

Featured Speaker: Mike Scott, The Modal Shop (Presented January 2021)

"Set It and Forget It: Automatic Tank Gauging"

Featured Speakers: Lee Aiken, Temposonics & The Modal Shop (Presented January 2021)

"High Temp, High Stakes: Pressure Probes for Combustion Monitoring"

Featured Speakers: Dave Martin, PCB Piezotronics & The Modal Shop (Presented February 2021)

"Go Wireless: Converting Your Existing Vibration Monitoring Instrumentation"

Featured Speaker: Vic Viola, PCB Piezotronics & The Modal Shop (Presented February 2021)

"Breaking Barriers: Getting Started with 4-20 mA Vibration Transmitters"

Featured Speaker: Mike Nero, PCB Piezotronics & The Modal Shop (Presented February 2021)

"Ditch the Service Contract: On-Site Vibration Analyzer Calibration"

Featured Speaker: Mike Scott, The Modal Shop (Presented February 2021)

"Calibrating Differential Charge Accelerometers"

Featured Speaker: Mike Scott, Product Manager - PCB Piezotronics (Presented on January 28, 2021)

"How To: Turning Your Phone Into a Vibration Analyzer"

Featured Speaker: Mike Scott, Product Manager - PCB Piezotronics (Presented on January 21, 2021)

"Basics of Piezoelectric Accelerometer Selection"

Featured Speaker: Ken Watkins, Technical Sales Specialist, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on May 21, 2020)

"Basics of Acoustic Calibration"

Featured Speaker: Chad M. Walber, PhD, Mechanical Engineering, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on February 21, 2019)

“Introduction to Acoustics”

Featured Speaker: Chad M. Walber, PhD, Mechanical Engineering, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on January 17, 2019)

“Basics of Piezoelectric Accelerometer Selection”

Featured Speaker: Ken Watkins, Technical Sales Specialist, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on November 15, 2018)

“Sound Power Basics”

Featured Speaker: Chad M. Walber, PhD, Mechanical Engineering, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on October 18, 2018)

“Advanced Acoustics Concepts”

Featured Speaker: Chad M. Walber, PhD, Mechanical Engineering, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on September 20, 2018)

“How to Avoid Rookie Mistakes in Acoustics Measurements”

Featured Speaker: Mark Valentino, Product Manager, PCB Piezotronics Inc. (Presented on June 21, 2018)

“Environmental Noise Monitoring”

Featured speaker Ken Cox, Electrical Engineering PCB Piezotronics, Inc. (Presented on May 17, 2018)

“Basics of Acoustic Calibration”

Featured speaker Chad M Walber, Ph.D., Research & Development PCB Piezotronics, Inc. (Presented on April 19, 2018)

"Am I Doing This Right? Sensors for Shock Measurements"

Featured Speaker: Melissa Maze (Presented on November 4, 2021)

"Am I Doing This Right? Can Cables Limit the Bandwidth of Your Measurement System? (Part 1)"

Featured Speaker: Bob Metz (Presented on November 11, 2021)

"Am I Doing This Right? Can Cables Limit the Bandwidth of Your Measurement System? (Part 2)"

Featured Speaker: Alan R. Szary & James Woernley, Precision Filters, Inc. (Presented on November 18, 2021)