Kurt Miller

Axel Products, Inc.
2255 S. Industrial Hwy.
Ann Arbor, MI
USA 48104
Email: kurt@axelproducts.com

Biographical Sketch:
Kurt Miller is the president of Axel Products, Inc. Axel Products provides testing services for engineers and analysts. The focus is on the characterization of nonlinear materials such as elastomers and plastics. Data from the Axel laboratory is often used to develop material models in finite element analysis codes such as ABAQUS, DIGIMAT, MSC.Marc, ANSYS and LS-Dyna. Testing services are also provided to examine sealing and fatigue problems, long term thermal mechanical testing and high strain rate testing. The company was founded in 1994.

80 Efficient Procedure for Measuring Cyclic Softening in an Elastomer