BDDC Researchers attend SPE ANTEC 2019 Conference


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