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Akrochem Corporation has not only sponsored the 2016 Silicone Conference Papers, but has provided the following information for your benefit.
Iron Oxides and Inorganic Products, Akrochem Corporation
Konasil – Fumed Silica Products, Akrochem Corporation
Akrochem Peroxide Comparison – Half-Life and Cure Equivalency, Akrochem Corporation
Akrosperse Silicone Color Dispersions (Off-The-Shelf-Products), Akrochem Corporation
2016 International Silicone Conference Papers
Outlook for the US Economy and Silicones Market, Kent Furst, The Freedonia Group
Specify to Function--How to Improve Material Selection, Oliver Franssen, Momentive Performance Materials
Rapid Prototyping with Medical Grade Silicone: An Overview of Material Options and Processing Methodologies, Matt Bont, Albright Technologies
3-D Printing of Polysiloxanes Towards High Performance, Rigoberto Advincula, Case Western University
LIM Simulation Modeling Using Newly Developed Chemorheological Methods, Rick Ziebell, R.D. Abbott Company
Virtual Molding Provides a Detailed Look Inside the Mold During the Production of Optically Clear LSR, Matt Proske, SIGMA Plastic Services Inc. and Craig Lustek, Shin-Etsu Silicones
Silicone Industry Policy Advocacy & International Product Stewardship, Amy Pressly, Momentive Performance Materials
HCR Silicone Injection Molding, Ray Hetherington, Hexpol
Silane-Modified Polymers (SMP) -- Combining the Best of Silicone and Organic Polymers, Michael Austerberry, Wacker Chemical Corp.
Evaluation of Dispersix™ in HCR Silicone Compounding, Erick Sharp, ACE Products & Consulting LLC
New Options for Mold Control of LSR Cure Kinetics, Dr. Umar Latif, BlueStar Silicones
Advances in Adhesive Technology for Bonding Liquid Silicone Rubbers to Plastics and Metals, Rebecca Cowles, LORD Corporation
LSR & Megatrends, Hans Peter Wolf, Ph.D., Dow Corning Corp.
Advanced Dosing for Liquid Silicone Rubbers, Bob Pelletier, ELMET North America
LSR Microinjection Unit, Dana King, Kipe Molds Inc.
LSR Molding Process Optimization Using High Speed Data Acquisition and Design of Experiments, Todd Hoffmann and Alex Haas, PTG Silicones
Keynote Address: The Economic Outlook, Andrew A. Laperriere, Cornerstone Macro