TechConnect World 2019

Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes

Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes

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Symposium Chair

Kock-Yee  LawKock-Yee Law
Founder and CEO
Research and Innovative Solutions

Key Speakers

Thomas James McCarthyRediscovering Silicones: Trialkylsilylsilicate (MQ) and Trialkylsilylsilsesquioxane (MT) Copolymers
Thomas James McCarthy
Distinguished Professor, Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Philip JessopCO2 as a Trigger for Controlling the Properties of Surfaces and Coatings
Philip Jessop
Research Chair of Green Chemistry, Queen’s University, Technical Director, GreenCentre Canada

Alidad AmirfazliAlidad Amirfazli
York University, Canada

Matt ClancyNovel Sol-Gel Technology for Corrosion Prevention and Easy-Cleaning Applications
Matt Clancy
Engineering and Manufacturing Director, Ultratech


Symposium Sessions

Monday June 17

10:30Frontiers in Coating Materials
1:30Surface Design & Fabrication

Tuesday June 18

10:30Surface Applications
1:30Coatings Technologies
4:00Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes: Posters

Wednesday June 19

10:30Membranes for Water Treatment

Symposium Program

Monday June 17

10:30Frontiers in Coating Materials
Rediscovering Silicones: Trialkylsilylsilicate (MQ) and Trialkylsilylsilsesquioxane (MT) Copolymers
P. Bian, D.H. Flagg, T.J. McCarthy, University of Massachusetts, US
CO2 as a Trigger for Controlling the Properties of Surfaces and Coatings
P.G. Jessop, M. Cunningham, Queen's University, CA
Large-scale Formation of (Super)hydrophilic Surfaces Using Polymer Blushes
T. Sato, R. Hönes, C. Urata, A. Hozumi, AIST, JP
Isocyanate-Free, Organosilane Polymers for High-Performance Single-Component Topcoats
E. Iezzi, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, US
Silicone Nanofilaments and the DAGS Chemistry: Tailormade Nanostructures, Surfaces, and Nanomaterials
S. Seeger, A. De Crema, G. Artus, S. Olveira, University of Zurich, CH
Bioinspired wettability surfaces: Development in micro- and nanostructures
Y. Zheng, Beihang University, CN
1:30Surface Design & Fabrication
Advances in Mobile Phone Technology to Measure Surface Tension and Contact Angle
A. Amirfazli, York University, CA
Roll-to-Roll Hot Embossing of Micro/Nanostructures: A Scalable Manufacturing Approach for Liquid Repellant Surfaces
N.K. Shivaprakash, J. Zhang, J.A. Ratto, C. Barry, J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
Generic Processing of Homogeneous Nanoparticle-containing Coatings on Large Surfaces
O. Sublemontier, Y. Rousseau, CEA - Paris-Saclay University, FR
Novel post treatment of nano-particle reinforced metallic coatings
S.L. Tay, C. Goode, Cirrus Materials Science, NZ
Accelerated Neutral Atom Beam (ANAB) Technology for Nanoscale Surface Processing
S. Kirkpatrick, M. Walsh, J. Khoury, D. Shashkov, Exogenesis Corporation, US
UV-Nanoimprint Lithography for novel surface modification of polymers
T. Kolbusch, Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH, DE

Tuesday June 18

10:30Surface Applications
Novel Sol-Gel Technology for Corrosion Prevention and Easy-Cleaning Applications
M. Clancy, UltraTech, US
SLIPS Amphiphilic Hybrids as promising environmental fouling control coatings
T. Galhenage, A. Vena, C. Cannon, T. Hunsucker, C. Khatri, A. Labak, T. Banks, P. Kim, J. Lomakin, Adaptive Surface Technologies Inc, US
Solution Grown Nanostructured Ceramic Coatings for Photocatalytic and Antibacterial Surface
T. Tao, J. Cho, Binghamton University, US
Sustainable, Transparent and Ready to Use Water-borne Corrosion Preventive Adhesion Promoter Nanocoating for Metallic Substrates
A. Tiwari, A. Chaturvedi, FLORA COATINGS, US
Development of Spray-on SLIPS (Slippery Liquid Infused Porous Surfaces) Coatings for Industrial Cleaning Applications
J. D’Eon, G. Paink, T. Nahum, G. Tremelling, P. Kim, Adaptive Surface Technologies, Inc., US
AWI High Performance Powder Coating TrioGuard
M. Wang, Armstrong World Industries, US
1:30Coatings Technologies
Insulating and Transparent Nanoparticle Coatings Formed by Plasma Synthesis and Supersonic Aerosol Spraying
S. Poges, P. Firth, J. Lee, J. Carpenter, J. Adamczyk, E.S. Toberer, C. Hogan, Z.C. Holman, Arizona State University, US
Photochromic Film a.k.a. Chameleon film(tentative name), auto-tinting films
S. Hong, Korea Institute of Energy Research(KIER), KR
Saharan Silver Ant: a Solution to Enhancing Solar Heat Shielding Ability of Architextiles
S. Shang, K-L Chiu, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
Non-Metallic Solar Heat Control Coating for Automotive and Architectural Windows
E. Ryabova, Advenira Enterprises, Inc., US
4:00Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes: Posters
Development of R2R Gravure coater for Printed Pouch of Electric vehicle Battery
M.S. Yu, M.Y. Song, M.H. Kim, H.A. Lee, D.S. Kim, TOPnC Co.,LTD., KR
Synthesis of PPy(DBS) ink toward 3D printing of a porous oil absorbent
G. Gao, Y. Yuan, J. Xu, E-H Yang, Stevens Institute of Technology, US
A Novel, Clear Fire Retardant Waterborne Coating System for Wood Substrates
J. Hughes, M. Wang, L. Zhang, Armstrong World Industries, US
Determining the Quality of Asphalt Emulsions by Size and Zeta Potential
R. Ragheb, K. Park, U. Nobbmann, J. Casola, Malvern Panalytical, US
A. Razzaque, P. Tesinova, Technical University of Liberec, CZ
The wear behavior of HVOF sprayed Molybdenum coatings in dry and slurry (potash) wear conditions
A.M. Atieh, S. Al-Nabih, Q.A. Asbeh, S. Nabas, German Jordanian University, JO
One-step solution-based preparation for superhydrophobic surface
T. Han, D-K Lim, Korea University, KR
High Electrical and Thermal Conductive Carbon Nano Coatings
G. Christensen, J. Yang, H. Younes, D. Lou, H. Hong, C. Tolle, C. Widener, R. Hrabe, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
The manufacture of W and Mo layers with multi-modal structures on Ti sheets through intense plastic deformation induced by ball collisions
S. Romankov, Y.C. Park, Chonbuk National University, KR
Diffraction gratings fabricated by scanning probe lithography
J-W Jang, Pukyong National University, KR
Novel Coating for High Voltage, Outdoor Silicone Rubber (SiR) Insulators
J.C. Kelly, A. Goff, R. Martin, B. Koene, Luna Innovations Incorporated, US
Development of Hybrid Polymer-Based Coating System with Superior Corrosion Protection and Multifunctional Applications
Photochromic Film a.k.a. Chameleon film(tentative name), auto-tinting films
S. Hong, C-H. Han, Korea Institute of Energy Research(KIER), KR
Nano-Modified Protective Coatings for Pipeline Corrosion Control and Mitigation
X. Wang, X. Qi, M. Pearson, Z. Lin, D. Battocchi, North Dakota State University, US

Wednesday June 19

10:30Membranes for Water Treatment
Structure/property relationships in polymers for membrane applications
G.M. Geise, University of Virginia, US
Thin film membranes: adhesion and fabrication
Y.Q. Rao, Dow Chemical Company, US
Polymer self-assembly for novel membranes with improved selectivity and fouling resistance
S. Lounder, P. Kaner, P. Bengani-Lutz, A. Asatekin, Tufts University, US
Crystallization via membrane distillation: Myth or reality?
M. Rezaei, Johannes Kepler University Linz, AT

Innovations in design, production and control of micro/nanostructured surfaces enable new and improved product features and device performance. This symposium highlights exciting research and development work on surfaces, coatings and membranes made of metals, polymers, organics, oxides, and composites.

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Topics & Application Areas

  • Novel Coatings Materials
  • Membrane Materials & Applications
  • Corrosion Resistance Coatings
  • Biomedical Applications
  • Superhydrophobic/Hydrophilic Surface Applications
  • Adhesives
  • Wetting, Dewetting, Spreading
  • Lubrication, Friction & Wear
  • Nanostructured Surfaces & Self Assembly
  • Modeling & Simulation of Coatings & Surfaces
  • Other
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