GRTE

Conference Program

Confirmed Presentations

  • What is backrind and why does it happen in molded rubber parts? (Van Walworth)
  • How can you minimise and/or prevent backrind in molded rubber parts? (Van Walworth)
  • Process tips to reduce air traps in molded rubber products. (Van Walworth)
  • How is compression set related to rubber molding process settings? (Van Walworth)
  • How is tear strength of rubber related to molding rubber process settings? (Van Walworth)
  • Methods to reduce cure time and cycle time. (Van Walworth)
  • How is state of cure of a molded rubber part determined? (Van Walworth)
  • Managing clamping pressure in a molding process. (Van Walworth)
  • Managing temperature in a molding process. (Van Walworth)
  • Managing time in a molding process. (Van Walworth)
  • Managing rubber flow in a molding process. (Van Walworth)
  • Overview for identification and analysis of rubber bond failure modes. (Van Walworth)
  • Overview of identification and analysis of cryogenic failure modes. (Van Walworth)
  • Overview of mold release product types and application methods. (Van Walworth)
  • How to avoid mold deposits and mold fouling (Van Walworth)
  • Overview of mold cleaning equipment and methods. (Van Walworth)
  • How to determine preform weight to minimise waste and improve percentage ratio of yield to waste. (Van Walworth)
  • Considerations for handling and caring for compound on the shop floor. (Van Walworth)
  • Overview for CLIRt of rubber molding machine. (Van Walworth)
  • Overview of molding process setup approval and patrol inspection. (Van Walworth)
  • Novel Composite Zinc Oxide: Potential and Applications in Dry Rubber & Latex (Dr.Atip Boonbumrung)
  • What type of polymers we use in rubber and why? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Which polymer to select for moulding and which for extrusion? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to select rubber in blends and what are the consequences of incompatible blends? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Understanding reinforcement, its effect on compound performance and why using PEG? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • What is the difference between reinforcing and none reinforcing fillers? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to select the best plasticizer and how much is safe to use in a compound? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • What is scorch safety and what can we read from a cure curve? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to design an accelerator system extrusion? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to design an accelerator system in injection moulding? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Understanding the coagent - peroxide relation (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Blooming, Bleeding: What does it means and how to avoid? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to find the right vulcanization temperature and time? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Which tools are existing in rubber compounding and processing? How I can benefit from them? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to find the best mixing process and sequence of raw material addition in rubber mixing? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Why we need rheology measures in rubber manufacturing and what we should measure? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • What is an operating window? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to optimize a moulding process? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • What is mould fouling and how to prevent it from happen? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • What is important in Rubber to Metal manufacturing? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • What is a must do in Raw Material Income Inspection. (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to measure efficiency of process steps in rubber manufacturing? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • How to manage raw material cost in rubber manufacturing? (Dr. Hans-Joachim Graf)
  • Improvement of Silica-Rubber Interaction in NR/EPDM Blend for Bicycle Tire Tread Formulation (Titikarn Chatchinchou, Rubber Technology Research Centre, Thailand)
  • Identification of Plastic and Rubber Products by Pyrolysis Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry (Panithan Thammawiset, Rubber Technology Research Centre, Thailand)
  • Natural Rubber/ Layered Double Hydroxide Composite Prepared via Latex Compounding (Kattareen Boonchuay, Rubber Technology Research Centre, Thailand)
  • Preparation of Natural Rubber/Layered Double Hydroxide Composite Foam (Kanjanaporn Bangyeekhan, Mahidol University, Thailand)
  • Material Development for Non-Contact Medical Devices based on Electron Beam Prevulcanized Natural Rubber Latex (Wanicha Pakdee, Mahidol University, Thailand)
  • A Comparative Study of NR/Nanocellulose Composite Prepared by Melt Mixing & Latex Compounding Methods (Nobnikan Wongsapsakul, Rubber Technology Research Centre, Thailand)
  • Rheological Characterizations of Natural Rubber (Pattamaporn Charuwatee, PTTGC, Thailand)
  • Factors affecting to Friction Behavior of Rubber Vulcanizates (Chatchatree Thongsaen, Mahidol University, Thailand)
  • Large Amplitude Oscillatory Shear (LAOS) Test on Raw Natural Rubber (Usana Yamkayan, Mahidol University, Thailand)
  • Effect of NR/BR Blends on Properties of Passenger Car Tire Sidewall Compound (Akaporn Limtrakul, Mahidol University, Thailand)
  • Tyre Curing Press : Latest Developments from HF Machinery((Dr.Preeyanuch Junkong, Mahidol University, Thailand))
  • What Drives Your Rubber Process Oil (RPO) Supply?(Nick White, Ergon Process Oils, USA)
  • New Developments in Tyre Curing Machine (Du Wenli, Qingdao Alwin Machinery Co.,Ltd., China)