Technical Staff

Robert S. Flight

Senior Laboratory Engineer

257 Bausch & Lomb Hall
(585) 275-3386
rflight@ur.rochester.edu

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Biography

  • BS Clarkson University in Mechanical Engineering
  • Licensed Professional Engineer
  • ASME member
  • Holder of several patents
  • Many years of industrial experience
  • Skilled in machine design and analysis of systems and components
    • Stationary equipment
    • Dynamic equipment
    • Many design & build projects to suit customer needs
    • Man - machine interface considerations
  • Experienced in manufacturing planning
    • Plans for tooling and fixture needs
    • Work flow planning
    • Production rate reviews
    • Knowledgeable in the setup and use of many types of machines
    • Man - machine interface considerations
    • Safety issues
  • Fluent in the use of SolidWorks, COSMOS (FEA) and AutoCAD design tools
  • Fluent in the use of MasterCAM, CNC code generation