Synthetic Rubber & Synthetic Rubber-based Products I - Session B

Wednesday, October 12, 2016: 8:00 AM-12:15 PM
Rm 304-5 (David L. Lawrence Convention Center )
Terrence Hogan, Firestone Polymers, LLC and Li Jia, University of Akron
8:00 AM
Some Research of Non-Petroleum Based Synthetic Elastomers
Liqun Zhang1, Runguo Wang2 and Junfeng Chu2, (1)State Key Laboratory of Organic-Inorganic Composites,Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, China, (2)Key Laboratory of Beijing City on Preparation and Processing of Novel Polymer Materials, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, Beijing, China
8:30 AM
Functionalized SSBR - a Key Component for Fuel Efficient Tires
Christian Döring, Buidling F17, Trinseo Deutschland GmbH, Schkopau, Germany and Sven Thiele, Synthetic Rubber R&D, Trinseo Deutschland GmbH, Merseburg, Germany
9:00 AM
F-SSBR and SSBR for High Performance Tires: Reinforcement and Dynamic Properties of Silica-Based Tire Tread Compounds
Sergio A. Moctezuma E.1, Luis Rodriguez-Guadarrama2, John Kounavis3 and Christopher Hardiman, PhD3, (1)Research and Development, Dynasol Elastomeros, S.A de C.V., Altamira, Mexico, (2)Research and Development, Dynasol Elastomeros, S.A., Santander, Spain, (3)INSA, LLC, Houston, TX
9:30 AM
Modified Styrene-Butadiene Rubber for Enhanced Polymer-Filler Interaction and Reduced Hysteresis
Nuthathai Warasitthinon, Ph.D., Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Findlay, OH
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
Study on Decrease of Molecular Weight of Low Cis-Polybutadiene Rubber
Mingbo Shao, BRICI, Sinopec, Beijing, China
10:45 AM
The Effect of Stereochemistry in Anionic Polymerization Modifiers
Terrence Hogan1, Waruna Kiridena2 and Laura Kocsis2, (1)Firestone Polymers, LLC, Akron, OH, (2)Bridgestone Americas Center for Research and Technology, Akron, OH
11:15 AM
Synthesis and Application of Polybutadiene-g-Polypentafluorostyrene in Rubber
Coleen Pugh, PhD1, Nicole Swanson2, Prasad Raut3 and Sadhan C. Jana3, (1)Polymer Science, The University of Akron, Akron, OH, (2)Polymer Science, University of Akron, Akron, OH, (3)Polymer Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, OH