Richard Webb

Team Leader -,Materials Developement
Materials Development
900 N State Street
Mail Stop #42
Elgin, IL
USA 60123

Biographical Sketch:
Rick Webb has been employed with SKF Sealing Solutions for the past 11 years. His current position with SKF is Manager of Materials Engineering. Previously he was employed as an Analytical Chemist with John Crane Inc. for nine years and three years with Fel-Pro / Federal Mogul. He has been a member of the American Chemical Society since 1990 and a member of the ACS Rubber Division for as many years. Rick served as Area Director for the Chicago Rubber Group 2004- 2006. He is a graduate of Southern Illinois University and is currently married and has one daughter.

113 Relating Aging Effects on Physical and Viscoelastic Properties of Rubber to Fundamental Changes in Material Structure