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    D02 Petroleum Products and Lubricants

    Title: Symposium Highlighting Standard Guides and Practices that Support the Lubricant Condition Monitoring Industry

    Dates: Sunday December 05 2021 - Monday December 06 2021

    Location: Anaheim Marriott; Anaheim, CA

    Event Name: D02 December 2021 Meeting

    About The Event

    Technical Program

    Registration Information

    Technical Chair Contact Information

    About the Event

    The Symposium Highlighting Standard Guides and Practices that Support the Lubricant Condition Monitoring Industry will be held Sunday afternoon and all day Monday, December 5-6, 2021. Sponsored by ASTM Committees D02.96 on In-Service Lubricant Testing and Condition Monitoring Services and D02.CO on Turbine Oils, the symposium will be held at the Marriott Anaheim in Anaheim, CA, in conjunction with the December standards development meetings of the committees.

    This symposium will present new technologies and developments available in the condition monitoring industry and will highlight condition monitoring strategies pertinent to all sectors of the in-service lubricant analysis community, including service providers, lubricant and instrument manufacturers, and end-users.

    Topics for this symposium include:

    • Viscosity
    • Grease cleanliness
    • Using oil analysis data to create criteria and trends
    • Proper oil sampling techniques
    • Failure modes and effects
    • Used diesel engine oil testing
    • Wear particle classification
    • Filtration best practices as it relates to condition monitoring
    • FTIR Data Analysis Methods
    • Applications for oil analysis data
    • Data Analytics and IoT
    • Integrated testing instruments and on-site testing labs
    • Elemental Spectroscopy Techniques

    The language of the symposium will be English.

    Technical Program

    An updated technical program (presentation times, paper titles, and presenters’ names) will be posted at a later date.

    Registration Information

    Please check back in mid 2021 for registration information.

    Technical Chair Contact Information

    Additional information about the symposium is available from Symposium Chair Mindy Villalba SGS Herguth Laboratories, Inc, Vallejo, CA, USA, Email:, Phone: +1 707-554-4611; or Symposium Co-Chair Lisa Williams, AMETEK Spectro Scientific, Chelmsford, MA, USA, Email:, Phone: +1 717-578-1152.

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