Contributed Session - Session D

Thursday, October 13, 2016: 8:00 AM-12:15 PM
Rm 301-2 (David L. Lawrence Convention Center )
Jeffrey Lin, Ph.D., Momentive Performance Materials Inc. and Howard Colvin, PhD, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
8:00 AM
Blending Signature® DNA into Silicone Rubber
Michael Hogan, PhD, Life Sciences, Applied DNA Sciences, Stony Brook, NY
8:30 AM
Electrospun Butyl Rubber for Stretchable Superhydrophobic Coatings
Tehila Nahum1, Jinde Zhang2, Hanna Dodiuk3, Samuel Kenig3, Carol Barry4 and Joey Mead4, (1)UMASS Lowell, Lowell, MA, (2)Center for High Rate Nanomanufacturing, University Of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA, (3)Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, Ramat-Gan, Israel, (4)Plastics Engineering Dept. at University of Massachusetts at Lowell, Lowell, MA
9:30 AM
Simulation and Energetic Optimization of Continuous Vulcanization Processes
Florian Lemke and Christian Hopmann, Institute of Plastics Processing (IKV), RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
10:00 AM
10:15 AM
An Examination of Driveline Seal and Lubricant Interactions in Durability Testing to Better Predict Real World Performance
David Clark, P.E.1, Chad Bauer2, Dave DeGonia3, Kristine Durbin3, David Edwards, Ph.D.3 and Joe Walker1, (1)Material Center - Americas, Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies, Plymouth, MI, (2)Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies, Cleveland, GA, (3)Afton Chemical Corporation, Richmond, VA
10:45 AM
Comparison of Mixing Breakdown Profiles for Compounds Based on Different Elastomer Systems
John S. Dick, MTS, Alpha Technologies U.S., Fairlawn, OH and Edward Norton, Product Development, Alpha Technologies, Akron, OH
11:45 AM
Industrial Implementation of the Integrated Continuoius Mixing iCOM®
Dirk Kaempfer, Dr., BU Rhein Rubber Additives, Rhein Chemie Rheinau GmbH, Mannheim, Germany