BDDC Researchers attend SPE ANTEC 2019 Conference

2019-03-18

BDDC researchers presented their work at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Annual Technical Conference (ANTEC) 2019. The conference took place in Detroit, Michigan from March 18-20th, 2019. BDDC Researchers participated by providing 10 oral, and 5 poster presentations.

Oral Presentations

  • Vegetable Oil Based Polyester: a Versatile Material for Advanced Applications
    • Presented by Boon Peng Chang
  • Effect of Peroxide Loadings on the Rheological Behaviour of PLA Ternary Blends
    • Presented by Feng Wu
  • 8 Novel Biobased Poly(Butylene Terephthalate) for Biocomposites Uses
    • Presented by Boon Peng Chang
  • Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) based Sustainable Nanocomposites with Improved Mechanical and Barrier Properites for Packaging Applications
    • Presented by Feng Wu
  • Reinforcing Phenomena of Elemental Carbon: the Case of Carbon Black vs. Biocarbon in Composite Uses
    • Presented by Arturo U-Rodriguez
  • 3D Printing of Biodegradeable Polymeric Blend by Fused Deposition Modelling: Processing & Characterization
    • Presented by Mawath Qahtani
  • Control of PA6/PP Biocarbon Composite Morphology by Varying Biocarbon Content
    • Presented by Amandine Codou
  • Effect of Nanoclay on Dimensional Stability of Biocarbon-Filled Polyamide 6 Biocomposites
    • Presented by Mohamed A. Abdelwahab
  • Poly(trimethylene terephthalate) Toughened with Biobased-Rubber: Morphological, Mechanical, and Blend Characteristics
    • Presented by Michael Snowdon
  • Aerobic Biodegradation of Bioplastics under Different Environmental Conditions
    • Presented by Mohamed A. Abdelwahab

Poster Presentations

  • Sustainable Green Composites from Wine Industry Waste and PLA Bioplastics
    • Poster presented by Ally Gowman
  • 3D Printability of Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate-co-3-hydroxyvalerate) (PHBV) and Poly(lactic acid) (PLA) Blends using Fused Deposition Modeling
    • Poster presented by Miguel A. Vigil F
  • Polyhydroxyalkanoate (pha) and cellulose ester based biodegradable plastic blend for sustainable packaging
    • Poster presented by Kjeld Meereboer
  • 3D Printing of Biodegradable Polymeric Blends by Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF): Processing and Characterization
    • Poster presented by Mawath Qahtani
  • Novel Biocarbon from Peanut Hulls and Their Uses as Filler in Biobased Engineering Plastics for Sustainable Composites Uses
    • Poster presented by Maisyn Picard

BDDC attends SPE-ANTEC 2019