Special Interest Groups and Scope
Advanced Energy Storage
Description:Advanced Energy Storage
Alloys and Blends
Description: Developement of polymer alloys and blends. Characterization, properties, applications and marketing.
Description: Fundamental properties, experimental, characterization methods, process stimulation, relation of fundamental properties and processing behavior.
Description: Composites Europe
Description: Extrusion Europe
Failure Analysis and Prevention
Description: All aspects of failure mechanisms, fracture analysis and predictability including reliability.
Joining of Plastics and Composites
Description: All aspects of joining plastics and their composites, the science and technology underlying joining methods.
Marketing & Management Division
To broaden the understanding of technical marketing and management in the area of polymeric materials, products and equipment, as it relates to need determination, long range planning, business strategies, market research, international opportunities, competitiveness, organization effectiveness, sales and distribution. Activities include seminars, technical meetings, newsletters and conferences at national, regional and local levels.
Description: Nano-Micro Molding
Plastic Pipe and Fittings
Description: Plastic Pipe and Fittings
Description: Plastics Educators
Plastics in Building and Construction
Description: Building and Construction
Description: Polymer Nanotechnology
Process Monitoring and Control
Description: Process Monitoring
Quality and Continuous Improvement
Description: Quality and Continuous Improvement
Radiation Processing of Polymers
Description: Radiation Processing of Polymers
Rapid Design, Engineering and Mold Making
Description: Rapid Design
Description: Engineering technology related including fabrication processing, structure property relationships and performance in end-use applications.