Monday, October 20, 2014

Hall A

13:10 Simulation  and Modeling of 3-D mulsit Scale Diffusion in Polymer Nanocomposites

 Antonio Greco,  Alfonso Maffrezzoli

Department of Innovation Engineering, University of Salento, Italy

Hall C

12:00 Multifunctional Interphases for Polymeric High-Tech Devices and Engineering Products

 W (Voytek) S. Gutowski,  Sheng Li,  Gary Toikka,  Lee Russell,  Con Filippou
Materials Science & Engineering, CSIRO, Australia

12:50 Local Surface Fluorination of Polymers using Pulsed UV-laser Radiation and a Nonreactive Fluorine Containing Precursor

 Simon Kibben1,  Klaus Vogelsang2,  Arnd Schimanski2
1Mikrostruturierung, BIAS – Bremer Institut fuer angewandte Strahltechnik GmbH, Germany
2Oberflaechentechnik, INNOVENT e.V.  Technologieentwicklung Jena, Germany

Hall D

12:50 Analysis on Injection Molding Process of Multi-scale Light Guide Components with Micro Structures

 Chao-Chang A. Chen*, Chai-Wei Wang, S-T. Chen, Allen J-W. Whang

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Graduate Institute of Color and Illumination Technology and National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

15:50 Calculation Tool for the Estimation of Injection Mold Deformation Based on FEM-simulations


Thomas Lucyshyn1,  Thomas Kisslinger2,  G.R. Langecker1,  Clemens Holzer,  Clemens Holzer1
1Polymer Engineering and Science, Chair of Polymer Processing, Austria
2PCCL, Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH, Austria

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Hall A

11:30 Analysis of Unknown Polymer in Aqueous Sample By TG-IR-GC/MS

Stefano Pera
Environmental Health, PerkinElmer, Italy

11:50 Capillary Study on Geometrical Dependence of Shear Viscosity of Polymer Melts

Dongyun Ren
College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

14:50 Nanofabrication Using Polymer Based Materials


 Joey Mead1,  Carol Barry1,  Dhimiter Bello3,  Susan Braunhut2
1Department of Plastics Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
2Department of Biology, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
3Department of Work Environment, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA

16:40 The Role of pi-Interactions Based Compatiilizers in Carobon Nonotubes Composites

 Eyal Cohen1,  Amos Ophir1,  Samuel Kenig1,  Carol Barry2,  Joey Mead2
1Department of Plastics Engineering, Shenkar College of Engineering and Design, Israel
2Department of Plastics Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA

Hall C

10:00 Mixing in Nanocomposites: Some Unanswered Questions…


 Ica Manas-Zloczower
Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, USA

10:50 Electron Microscopy Characterization of Self-Assembled Block Copolymer Nanoporous Membranes: From Solution to Nanoporous Membranes

Liat Oss-Ronen1,  Judith Schmidt1,  Volker Abetz2,  Aurel Radulescu3,  Yachin Cohen1,  Yeshayahu Talmon1

1Chemical Engineering, Technion, Israel
2Institute of Polymer Research2Institute of Polymer Research, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht, Germany
3Juelich Centre for Neutron Science, Forschungszentrum Juelich, Germany

11:10 Particles, Drops, Bubbles and Visco-plasticity

Yulia Holenberg1,  Olga Lavrenteva1,  Alex Liberzon3,  Uri Shavit2,  Avinoam Nir1
1Department of Chemical Engineering, Technion, Israel
2Department of Civil Engineering, Technion, Israel
3School of Mechanical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Israel

11:50 Non-newtonian Slender Drops in Shear and Extensional Flows

 Moshe Favelukis1,  Olga Lavrenteva2,  Avinoam Nir2
1Chemical Engineering, Shenkar – College of Engineering and Design, Israel
2Chemical Engineering, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

12:10 Particle Coalescence (Sintering) in Polymer Processing and Beyond

 John Vlachopoulos
CAPPA-D/Chemical Engineering, McMaster university, Canada

14:50 Developments in D-LFT Compression Molding Technology for Automotive Applications – Modeling and Simulation


 Tim Osswald,  Sebastian Goris,  Patrick Mabry,  Camilo Pérez,  Daniel Ramírez
Polymer Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

16:00 Laboratory Internal Mixer: Modeling and Application

Anna Raffaela Matos Costa1,  Laura Hecker de Carvalho,  Laura Hecker de Carvalho1,  Eduardo Luis Canedo1,2,  Eduardo Luis Canedo,  Eduardo Luis Canedo
1Engenharia de Materiais, Universidade Federal de Campina Grande, Brazil
2Centro de Plasticos, Instituto de Tecnologia de Pernambuco, Brazil

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Hall A

11:30 Production of Polymer Optical Fiber (POF) Using a UV‑curing, Fiber Spinning Process

 Oleg Palchik,  Valery Palchik,  Nimer Jaber,  Ido Amram,  Leon Vaistikh,  Eyal Shpilberg,  Daniel Mayer
R&D, Intellisiv Ltd, Israel

Hall C

13:30 Control of the Morphology and Properties of Polymer Blends by the Addition of Nanoparticles


 Pierre Carreau
Chemical Engineering, Polytechnique Montreal, Canada

14:00 Applications for Low and High Strain Rheological Measurements in Measuring Silanization Reactions from the Mixing of Silica Loaded Rubber Compounds

 John Dick,  Edward Norton
MTS, Alpha Technologies, USA

Hall D

11:00 Influence of Processing Conditions on Polymer Crystallization Measured by Fast Scanning DSC

Juergen E. K. Schawe,  Elke Hempel
Analytical, Mettler Toledo AG, Switzerland