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.
Mary A. Krenceski holds a PhD from the Institute of Materials Science at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Her 31 years of experience include industrial positions focusing on polymer/material science and characterization at Momentive Performance Materials, GE Silicones, ... read more
Who Should Attend
Both entry-level and experienced chemists, engineers, quality assurance managers and laboratory personnel interested in silicone elastomer characterization 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 Technology
Silicone Product Categories
Viscoelasticity and Flow
Analytical Test Methods
QC Laboratory Testing