Stuart Miller, General Electric Corporate Research and Development (retired), Chair
Jan D. Achenbach, Northwestern University
Sushil Birla, General Motors Corporation
D. Jeffrey Bostock, Lockheed Martin Energy Systems
Walt W. Braithwaite, The Boeing Company
Dorothy Comassar, GE Aircraft Engines
Jose B. Cruz, Jr., The Ohio State University
David Dornfeld, University of California, Berkeley
Robert J. Douglas, BWI Inex
Johnson A. Edosomwan, Johnson & Johnson Associates, Inc.
Hazem Ezzat, General Motors Research & Development Center
James L. Flanagan, Rutgers University
George J. Hess, The Ingersoll Milling Machine Company
Michael E. Kahn, KLA Tencor Instruments
Richard L. Kegg, Cincinnati Milacron, Inc.
E. Ray McClure, Tumax Engineering
Steven R. Patterson, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Submitted for the panel by its Chair, Stuart G. Miller, this assessment of the fiscal year 1997 activities of the Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory is based on a site visit by the panel on March 4–6, 1997, and on the annual report of the laboratory.