Dr. Sateesh Peddini and August Krupp both presented recent works in Off-The-Road tire tread enhancements with Molecular Rebar at the most recent International Elastomer Conference in Louisville, KY. Significant interest in the use of Molecular Rebar to improve this tough & wear resistant application continues to be generated thru the presentation of new findings. Below are the abstracts of each paper, along with a link to purchase the full documents from the American Chemical Society.
Dr. Sateesh Peddini and Mr. August Krupp will each present at the 2018 International Elastomers Conference, October 9-11, 2018. Dr. Peddini will present in Technical Session A; ‘Advances in Material and Processes of Car and Truck Tires’ on Wednesday October 10 at 2:30 pm. His presentation is entitled “Enhancements in Off-the-Road (OTR) Tire Formulations with Discrete Surface Functionalized Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes: Wear, Abrasion and Tear Resistance. Mr. Krupp will speak in Technical Session B ‘Nano
Dr. Clive Bosnyak will present at the Society of Plastics Engineers Annual Technical Conference (ANTEC), which is taking place at the NPE in Orlando Florida from May 6-12, 2018. He will present on Tuesday May 8, 2018 in Technical Session 4, Engineering Properties and Structure: Polymer Physical Properties I. The talk will be on “Understanding the Deformation Behavior of Nanocomposites with Discrete Carbon Nanotubes. http://www.npe.org/education-highlights
2017 International Elastomers Conference, Rubber Division, ACS; Molecular Rebar Design to present paper
Mr. August Krupp will present a paper at the 2017 International Elastomers Conference, Cleveland, OH, October 10, 2017, Session A, Room 25. His presentation is entitled “Reinforcement of Rubber Compounds Utilizing Functionalized and Discrete Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes”. https://www.rubber.org/Data/Sites/22/https://www.rubber.org/Data/Sites/22/Assets/pdfs/showguide-iec2017.pdfAssets/pdfs/showguide-iec2017.pdf
Dr. Andrew Stewart presented at the 2017 Western Coatings Societies Conference, Tuesday October 17, 2017. His talk was titled; ‘Enhanced Coating Performance using Discrete, Functionalized Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes’. The talk was very well attended with many questions that had to be taken outside to keep on time. https://westerncoatings.org/full-schedule/
The University of Texas at Austin, McKetta department of Chemical Engineering – 50 years Symposium & Celebration of Dr. Don Paul. October 12-14, 2017. Molecular Rebar Design invited to speak
Dr. Clive Bosnyak and Mr. Kurt Swogger are invited to the 50 years Symposium and Celebration of Dr. Don Paul, a legend in the field of Polymer Engineering and Science as a result of making some of the key discoveries in several areas of Polymer Science and Technology. He has been cited more than 42,000 times. https://che.utexas.edu/don-paul-50-symposium/dr-donald-r-paul/ Dr. Bosnyak will present a talk on October 12, 2017 titled “Unlocking the Full Potential of Carbon Nanotubes”,
MOLECULAR REBAR DESIGN to participate in the Texas A&M Energy Institute Research Workshop: Materials in Energy – September 20, 2017
Mr. Kurt Swogger presented a talk to the Texas A&M Energy Institute Research Workshop: Materials in Energy, entitled ‘Changing Energy Storage with Individual Carbon Nanotubes called Molecular Rebar®’. After the talks, Mr. Swogger participated in a Panel discussion with 3 other presenters where they discussed ways that Advanced Material Technology can help society obtain sufficient energy to sustain itself without causing irrevocable damage to the environment. http://energy.tamu.edu/events/texas-energy-institute-research-workshop-materials-energy/
2017 United States National Congress for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics – Dr. Clive Bosnyak to speak on Friday morning June 8, 2017 in Technical Session 11.
Dr. Clive Bosnyak, co-owner and Chief Technology Officer of Molecular Rebar Design will speak at the prestigious United States Congress for Theoretical and Applied Mechanics. This congress is held every 4 years. This year it will be held at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois. He will speak at the session on Friday morning June 8, 2017 which is entitled, Fracture and Lifetime of Materials in Honor of Prof Alexander Chudnovsky’s 80th Birthday. Dr. Bosnyak’s talk