LONDON—Self-healing elastomers is the topic of the next Afternoon Technical Discussion Meeting being staged by the Rubber in Engineering Group of the IOM3.
This event begins at 1:30 p.m. at institute's London headquarters on the afternoon of Dec. 8. Admission is free to the technical program, sponsored by ARTIS.
Wayne Hayes of the University of Reading and Clive Siviour of theUniversity of Oxford are among the speakers for the afternoon event. Together, they will present "Self-healing Supramolecular Polyurethanes." Amit Das, of the Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden, will discuss "Self-healing Rubber Nanocomposites."
Richard Trask from the University of Bath will give a presentation on the development of biologically inspired multi-functional composites that are both damage-tolerant and self-healing.
The IOM3 headquarters are located at 297 Euston Road, London, NW1 3AD. Registration for the program can be done online.