The 12th Conference on Computer Aided Tolerancing (CAT 2012) will focus on the progress in the fields of dimensional and geometrical tolerancing, dimensional metrology, product life management, standardization. The conference aims to provide an international forum for academics, professionals and engineers from different disciplines to meet and exchange their ideas, results and latest research.

Scientific Themes

Specification and Standardisation

  • Tolerance specification of ISO GPS system
  • Tolerance system and management
  • Specification uncertainty of tolerancing design
  • E-learning and training

Tolerancing in design/manufacturing process/product life management

  • Functional tolerancing
  • Tolerancing for assembly
  • Tolerancing for flexible parts
  • Statistical tolerancing
  • Tolerance analysis and synthesis, tolerance modeling
  • Tolerancing for Micro- and Nanometer technology
  • Tolerancing for disassembly and recycling

Quality Control, verification and metrology

  • Computational geometry
  • Modeling and measuring geometrical deviations
  • Measurement uncertainty
  • Micro- and Nanometer Metrology
  • Measurement of non rigid parts, flexible assemblies
  • E-Learning and training



Important Deadlines

Abstract submission
21st Sept, 2011
Acceptance notification
24th Oct, 2011
Paper submission
3nd Jan, 2012
Final Paper due deadline
19th Feb, 2012