Mechanics & Modeling of Rubber I - Session A

Thursday, October 13, 2016: 8:00 AM-11:15 AM
Rm 306-7 (David L. Lawrence Convention Center )
William V. Mars, Endurica LLC and Peter Mott, Sc, D, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
8:00 AM
The Thermomechanical Response of a Polyurea
Peter Mott, Sc, D1, Carl Giller, PhD2, Daniel Fragiadakis, PhD2, David Rosenberg, PhD3 and C. M. Roland4, (1)Chemistry Division, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, (2)US Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, (3)US Naval Reserach Laboratory, Washington, DC, (4)Chemistry Division, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC
8:30 AM
Molecular Simulation Approach to the Prediction of Mechanical Properties of Silica Reinforced Rubbers
Jan Meyer1, Jonathan Hager1, Reinhard Hentschke1, Nils Walter Hojdis2 and Hossein Ali Karimi Varzaneh2, (1)Physics, Wuppertal University, Wuppertal, Germany, (2)Material Development, Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH, Hannover, Germany
9:00 AM
Stress-Strain Relation and Strain-Induced Crystallization of Natural Rubber
Shigeyuki Toki, Ph. D1, Watcharin Sinumsai, Master of Science2 and Krisda Suchiva, Ph.D1, (1)Chemistry, Mahidol University of Thailand, Nakom Prathom, Thailand, (2)chemistry, Mahidol University, Nakom Prathom, Thailand
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
Intrinsic Strength Tester Based on the Cutting Method
William V. Mars, Research, Endurica LLC, Findlay, OH and Christian Kipscholl, Coesfeld Gmbh & Co. KG, Dortmund, Germany
10:15 AM
Efficient Procedure for Measuring Cyclic Softening in an Elastomer
William V. Mars, Research, Endurica LLC, Findlay, OH and Kurt Miller, Axel Products, Inc., Ann Arbor, MI
10:45 AM
Multiscale Progressive Failure Analysis of Cord-Rubber Composites
Pooya Behroozinia, Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, Saied Taheri, Center for Tire Research, Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA and Reza Mirzaeifar, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA