Daria Sitnikova, Ph.D.

Momentive Performance Materials GmbH
Building / Gebäude R20
Leverkusen Germany 51368
Email: dvsitnikova@gmail.com

Biographical Sketch:
Daria Sitnikova received a PhD in Polymers and Composites Processing Technology from Lomonosov Moscow State University of Fine Chemical Technology. Daria was previously employed by Russian Tire Manufacturer Cordiant where she lead experiments of tire compound programs, evaluated new materials and developed rubber compounds formulations as a head of Innovation Group at the Research and Development Center. Daria currently works as an Application Development Engineer for Momentive Performance Materials. In this role she supports tire customers from EMEA and India and works with Momentive’s Silanes research and technology groups.

36 Improved Rolling Resistance Using f-SSBR, Silica, and a Mercapto Silane