The Essentials of Silicone Elastomers
Get a detailed description of silicone elastomers, emphasizing their chemistry, physical and rheological properties, curing process, and associated test methods, both physical and analytical.
Mel was born in New York City and attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute where he obtained a bachelor’s and master’s degree in materials engineering, as well as an MBA. From 1973 to 1975, he worked for the Coated Abrasives Division of ... read more
Who Should Attend
Both entry-level and experienced chemists, engineers, quality assurance managers and laboratory personnel interested in silicone elastomer characterization will benefit greatly from this course.
Benefits and Learning Outcomes
- Understand silicone elastomer technology – applications, features, benefits and all aspects of the manufacturing process
- Be familiar with dynamic and static properties, curing process and chemical structure
- Examine various analytical testing methods with specifications, property matrix and experimental design considerations
|Silicone Elastomer TechnologySilicone Product Categories
|Silicone CharacterizationChemical Structure
Viscoelasticity and Flow
Analytical Test Methods
ConsiderationsProperty MatrixTest Reproducibility
QC Laboratory Testing
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