High Temperature Polymers: Smart Selection Criteria & Quick Technology Updates
High temperature polymers are polymers that meet higher requirements than standard or engineering polymers. They are more expensive and generally used in smaller amounts. For many years, their use has been very limited to specialized applications in area like aerospace and defense fields. In fact, many high temperature polymers were initially developed for use in the military sector.
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There is always a great deal of interest in extending the use of polymers for new and unique applications. In this training, people will be instructed as to how to select the correct high temperature polymer for a particular application. This will allow them to focus their attention on a limited number of high temperature polymers rather than needing to explore many different options. As such, time and resources can be minimized during the material selection process.
People that do the development of new materials should attend this training. Also, anyone that is involved in business development activities will be interested in attending this training. This is because the training will discuss the selection process of high temperature polymers for new and emerging applications.
During this training following topics will be covered:
- Definition of High Temperature Polymers
- Discussion of Various Classes of High Temperature Polymers
- Presentation of Material Properties of High Temperature Polymers
- Advantages and Disadvantages of Various High Temperature Polymers
- Criteria to Use in Selection of High Temperature Polymers
- Case Studies
- References and Conclusions
- Q&A session to clear the doubts
Areas of further discussions: Engineering polymers, high temperature polymers, injection molding, extrusion and film formation, high temperature fire resistant polymers, high temperature thermoplastic, high-performance thermoplastics, high performance plastics, high temperature polymer formulations, heat resistant polymers, high temperature polymer list
Instructor: Mark DeMEUSE
Date: Thu Jan 25 , 2018
Time: 3 pm GMT (Check local time)
Duration: 90 min
Industry: Polymers and plastics
Training level: Formulation
Training Fee: $149.00
- 90 days access to the live session recording
- Training material in PDF
- Q&A Transcript (answers of 20+ excellent HTP related questions)
- Contact details of instructor for any further project consultation needs
Dr. Mark T. DeMeuse is an expert in the structure-processing-property relationships of materials in general, including polymers. He has over 30 years of experience in the field working at several different organizations on the topic. He has published over 50 papers in various distinguished technical journals and is the holder of 35 patents, both US and worldwide. Currently, he runs his own consulting business and specializes in assisting clients understand both the technical and business aspects of different areas of materials development. Among the areas that he provides assistance in include polymer characterization techniques, porous materials for use in filtration and battery separators, composites and high temperature polymers.