TECH 33 PAPERS
Considerations for Skin Adhesion
Jennifer Jensen Austin, PhD Principal Scientist
& Bharat Patel, PhD
Johnson & Johnson
Challenges in Sustainable Polymeric Materials
Kathryn L. Beers, Ph.D.
Group Leader, Sustainable Polymers
NIST Polymers Division
Secondary Author: Christopher Stafford
Choosing the Optimal Release Liner for a Pressure Sensitive Tape Application
East R&D Team Leader
UV-Curable Hot Melt PSAs Based on Styrenic Block Copolymers
Senior Development Chemist
Studies of Silicone Cure and Recrystallizability by An In-Situ Rheological Technique
E. P. Chang, Ph.D.
Avery Research Center
Why Stick with Adhesives for Quality in High-Volume Applications
Gilbert B. Chapman, II, MBA, Ph.D.
Secondary Author: Serge Titov, University of Windsor
Design of Polyurethane-Acrylic Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
Prof. Costantino Creton
Chemical Feedstock & Raw Materials: What Does a Chemical Buyer See Coming Next?
Robert L. Culp
Director of Strategic Sourcing for Performance Chemicals
OMNOVA Solutions Inc.
Exploration of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives using a High Throughput Workflow
Suraj S. Deshmukh, Ph.D.
The Dow Chemical Company
Co-Authors: Deb Bhattacharjee, Dan Dermody, Laura Donkus
Sara Ouellette, Sekhar Sundaram, Andrew Zalusky
Speaker: Dr. Suraj Deshmukh
Hybrid Joining with Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
Paul Ludwig Geiss, Ph.D.
University of Kaiserslautern, Workgroup Materials and Surface Technologies (AWOK)
Secondary Author: Dipl.-Ing. Daniela Raudonat
Nanocomposite Gas Barrier Thin Films on PET
Jaime C. Grunlan Ph.D.
Texas A&M University
Newly Designed SIS Copolymers Having Asymmetric Styrene Block for Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
Senior researcher, C5 Chemicals Group
Elastomer & C5 Chemicals Laboratory
Foaming of PSA Adhesives for Tape & Label Applications
Account Manager/Market Development Manager Web Coating
Pressure Sensitive Adhesives with Varying Amounts of Porosity
Eugene G. Joseph
Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science (ICTAS)
Tape Based Tissue Adhesives Learning From Nature
Jeffrey M. Karp, B.Eng, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Harvard Medical School/ MIT, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
High Solids Solution Acrylics: Controlled Architecture Hybrid Cross-Linking Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
Christopher L. Lester Ph.D.
Secondary Author: William Bottorf, and Kyle Heimbach
The Effect of Base Oil Composition on Pressure-Sensitive Adhesive Properties
Suzie S. Rigby, Ph.D.
Terri R. Carvagno, Ph.D
Senior Technical Advisor
Petro- Canada Lubricants
Co-Authors: Suzie S. Rigby, Ph.D., Petro-Canada; Emmett O’Brien, Ph.D., Eastman
Drying of Water and Solvent Based Thin Polymer Films
Manager Application and Process Technology
Herbert Olbrich GmbH & Co. KG
Secondary Author: STEFAN ESSING
Evaluating the Performance and Durability of 3M VHB™ Acrylic Foam Tapes for Structural Glazing Applications
Fay Salmon, Ph.D.
Research Engineering Specialist
Secondary Author: Steve Austin
Optical and Environmental Requirements for Display Applications
James D. Sampica
Principal Mechanical Engineer
Rockwell Collins, Inc.
Co-Author: Joseph L. Tchon
Water-borne Removable Pressure Sensitive Adhesives- Challenges and Novel Technical Concepts
Dr. Karl-Heinz Schumacher
Manager Global Products Development Adhesives & Fiber Bonding
Co-Authors: Jose Torres-Llosa and Ronald J. Horwitz
Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape Applications in the Automotive Industry
Michael A. Szymberski
General Motors Corporation
Investigation of the relaxation spectrum of multi-component systems by Pulsed NMR
Yoshiaki Urahama, Ph.D.
JATMA Technical Advisor
Service Life Prediction of Polymer Materials
Christopher C. White Ph.D., MBA
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Secondary Author: Kar Tean Tan, D. Hunston
Surface Modification of Adhesives, Inks, and Coatings – The Interfacial Effects
Rory A. Wolf
VP Business Development
Enercon Industries Corporation