ICE 2004 Technology Conference.Monday-Tuesday
October 25-26, 2004
Executive Forum and Two-Day Courses
Executive Forum: Six Sigma Not to be confused with Sigma 6.
Six Sigma is a set of practices originally developed by Motorola to systematically improve processes by eliminating defects. A defect is defined as nonconformity of a product or service to its specifications. for Global Competitiveness
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N135
This course presents a concise overview of the Six Sigma concepts that can take a business to world-class excellence. Six Sigma is a statistics-based approach that defines a defect as anything that results in customer dissatisfaction. Six modules will be covered throughout the course:
* What is Six Sigma?
* Historical Background
* Six Sigma in a Nutshell
* Stepwise stepwise
incremental; additional information is added at each step.
stepwise multiple regression
used when a large number of possible explanatory variables are available and there is difficulty interpreting the partial regression Procedure for Implementing Six Sigma
* Case Studies
* Implementation Strategy and Plan
This course is limited to 20 attendees. Please register early.
Pradeep Deshpande, Six Sigma and Advanced Controls, Inc.
The ratio of the current to the voltage in an alternating-current circuit. In terms of complex current I and voltage V, the admittance of a circuit is given by Eq. (1), and is related to the impedance of the circuit Z by Eq. (2). to the Executive Forum program is by pre-qualification. Payment will be processed when admittance is confirmed. Two lunches and continental breakfasts will be provided. Those admitted into the program also receive admittance to the International Coatings Expo and Annual Meeting Program.
Two-Day Courses: Additive Technologies for Coatings
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N226
This course is intended to provide formulators and users of coatings with a fundamental and practical understanding of the concepts and available technologies for a wide range of additives that are commonly utilized to improve performance. Additives for both waterborne and solvent-based coatings are described, and useful application guidelines are provided.
* Paint Formulation, Surface Chemistry and Surfactants--Ernest C. Galgoci, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
* Catalysis catalysis
Modification (usually acceleration) of a chemical reaction rate by addition of a catalyst, which combines with the reactants but is ultimately regenerated so that its amount remains unchanged and the chemical equilibrium of the conditions of the reaction is not of Coatings Applications--John J. Florio, King Industries, Inc.
* The Basics of Pigment Wetting and Dispersion Stabilization--John W. Du, BYK-Chemie USA
* Technology of Corrosion Inhibitor A corrosion inhibitor is a chemical compound that, when added in small concentration, stops or slows down corrosion of metals and alloys.
A typical good corrosion inhibitor will give 95% inhibition at concentration of 80 ppm, and 90% at 40 ppm. Additives Used in Coatings--Tony Gichuhi, Halox
* Advances in Wax Technologies for Coatings Applications--John W. Du
* Control of Microbes in Coatings--Wolfgang Lindner, Troy Corp.
* Degradation and Stabilization of Coatings--Michael Amone and Mervin Wood, Ciba Specialty Chemicals “Ciba” redirects here. For the pre-1971 company, see Novartis.
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* Thickeners and Rheology Modifiers--Gregory D. Shay shay
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* Interfacial Surface Tension Noun 1. interfacial surface tension - surface tension at the surface separating two non-miscible liquids
surface tension - a phenomenon at the surface of a liquid caused by intermolecular forces and Additives for Flow and Leveling--Robin Reinhardt, EFKA Additives North America North America, third largest continent (1990 est. pop. 365,000,000), c.9,400,000 sq mi (24,346,000 sq km), the northern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. Inc.
* How Silica Matting Agents Function in the Formulation of Low Gloss Coatings--Daniel Goldberg, Degussa Corporation
* Functional Silanes in Coating Formulations--Kerstin Weissenbach, Degussa Corporation
* Defoamers-A Prescription for Successful Formulation--Kenneth Breindel, Cognis Corporation
Basic Polymer and Crosslinking Chemistry for the Coatings Chemist
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N229
This course provides a good understanding and knowledge of the synthesis and applications of the various polymers used in the coatings industry. Theory of crosslinking, structure property relationships, mechanical properties of coatings and test methods are covered.
* Fundamentals of Polymer Chemistry--Frederick H. Walker, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
* Structure/Property Relationships, Test Methods and Theory of Crosslinking--Loren W. Hill, Consultant
* Crosslinking with Epoxy Resins--David A. Dubowik, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
* An Overview of Emulsion Polymerization Emulsion polymerization is a type of radical polymerization that usually starts with an emulsion incorporating water, monomer, and surfactant. The most common type of emulsion polymerization is an oil-in-water emulsion, in which droplets of monomer (the oil) are emulsified (with , Acrylics and Styrene/Acrylic Emulsion Polymers--Gary R. Larson, Rohm and Haas Rohm and Haas Company (NYSE: ROH), a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania based company, manufactures miscellaneous materials. A Fortune 500 Company, Rohm and Haas employs more than 17,000 people in 27 countries. The annual sales revenue of Rohm and Haas stands at about USD 8.2 billion. Co.
* Vinyl Acrylic Emulsion Polymerization/Polymers--Chia-Chen Lo, The Dow Chemical Co.
* Powder Coatings--Kevin M. Biller bill·er
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a. A clerk who prepares bills.
b. A machine used in preparing bills. , Jamestown Powder Coating Powder coating is a type of dry coating, which is applied as a free-flowing, dry powder. The main difference between a conventional liquid paint and a powder coating is that the powder coating does not require a solvent to keep the binder and filler parts in a liquid suspension Inc.
* Film Formation, Latex Particle Morphology and Crosslinking in Waterborne Systems--Chen-Le Zhao, BASF BASF Bar Association of San Francisco (since 1872; San Francisco, California)
BASF Badische Anilin und Soda Fabrik (German chemical products company)
BASF Builders Association of South Florida Corp.
* Solventborne Polyurethane Chemistry--Myron W. Shaffer, Bayer Polymers
* Silanes and Silicone Chemistry--Kendall L. Guyer, OSi Specialties
* Fluoropolymers for Coatings Applications--Kurt A. Wood, Atofina Chemicals, Inc.
* Acetoacetate Chemistry--Stacey J. Marsh, Eastman Chemical Co.
* Melamine-Formaldehyde Crosslinking Agents: Their Composition and Performance--J. Colin Brogan, Cytec Industries Cytec Industries is a specialty chemicals and materials technology company with pro-forma sales in 2004, including the Surface Specialties acquisition, of approximately $3.0 billion. Cytec is a result of its spin-off from American Cyanamid Company. , Inc.
* Alkyds and Polyesters--Jeffrey H. Danneman, Reichhold, Inc.
* Energy Cured Coatings-The Basics--Peter T. Weissman, Surface Specialties-UCB
Advanced Polymer Technology and Crosslinking
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N228
This course goes beyond the basics to cover advanced topics in polymer systems and crosslinking chemistry for coatings, with an emphasis on new and emerging technologies. Attendees should have a background in organic and polymer chemistry Polymer chemistry or macromolecular chemistry is a multidisciplinary science that deals with the chemical synthesis and chemical properties of polymers or macromolecules. . Selected topics related to new polymer technology and advanced discussions of crosslinking chemistry are presented.
* Powder Coatings--Tina Tullos and Veronica Reichert, Rohm and Haas Co.
* Crosslink Density in Short Chain Networks--Loren W. Hill, Consultant
* VOC (Vertical Online Community) See vertical portal. Compliant Waterborne Alkyd Resin Noun 1. alkyd resin - a durable synthetic resin widely used in adhesives and paints
synthetic resin - a resin having a polymeric structure; especially a resin in the raw state; used chiefly in plastics Technology--Kyu-Jun Kim, Reichhold, Inc.
* Solventborne Acrylics--Michael C. Grady, DuPont Co.
* Advances in Polyurethane Technology--Myron W. Shaffer, Bayer Corp.
* Alternative Crosslinking Chemistry--Dean C. Webster, North Dakota State University North Dakota State University, at Fargo; land-grant and state supported; coeducational; chartered and opened 1890 as North Dakota Agricultural College, achieved university status in 1960.
* Waterborne Epoxy Resin Technology--Ernest C. Galgoci, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.
* Advances in Radiation Curing--Peter T. Weissman, Surface Specialties-UCB
* Advances in Amino Resin Noun 1. amino resin - a plastic (synthetic resin) made from amino compounds; used as an adhesive and as a coating for paper and textiles
amino plastic, aminoplast Technology--George D. Vaughn, Surface Specialties-UCB
* Advances in Latex Polymers--Gary R. Larson, Rohm and Haas Co.
* Fluoropolymers--Kurt A. Wood, Atofina Chemicals, Inc.
Waterborne Coatings Technology: Understanding the Transition
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N231
This course is a detailed look at water-based coating technology, covering resin preparation, raw material selection, properties, and formulation methodologies. All major areas of application such as architectural, industrial, and maintenance are discussed. A basic understanding of resin chemistries and formulation knowledge is assumed.
* Waterborne Polymers and Coating Technologies--Jamil Baghdachi, Eastern Michigan University Eastern Michigan University, mainly at Ypsilanti, Mich.; coeducational; founded 1849 as a normal school, became Eastern Michigan College in 1956, gained university status in 1959.
* Properties of Liquids--Stuart G. Croll, North Dakota State University
* Film Formation--Stuart G. Croll
* Waterborne Acrylic Polymers--Gary R. Larson, Rohm and Haas Co.
* An Overview of Coalescing coalescing (kōles´ing),
n a joining or fusing of parts. Aids and Coupling Solvents--Kevin McCreight, Eastman Chemical Co.
* Purpose of Rheological Additives--Peter Manshausen, Borchers GmbH
* Preservation and Protection of Waterborne Coatings Against Microor-ganisms--Alan C. Eachus, Dow Chemical Co.
* Waterborne Epoxies--Daniel J. Weinmann, Resolution Performance Products
* Waterborne Polyurethane Coatings--Patricia Jacobs, Bayer Polymers
* Pigment Wetting, Dispersion, and Stabilization--Janos Hajas, BYK BYK Bouake Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast airport code) Chemie GmbH
* Water Reducible Alkyd al·kyd
A widely used durable synthetic resin derived from glycerol and phthalic anhydride. Also called alkyd resin.
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Noun 1. and Polyester Resin Polyester Resin - Unsaturated Polyester Resin. The term generally used for unsaturated (means containing chemical double bonds) resins formed by the reaction of dibasic organic acids and polyhydric alcohols, basic component of SMC/BMC. Chemistry and Paint Formulation--Guy Lopez, Eastman Chemical Co.
* Foam and Its Control in Waterborne Systems--Kenneth Breindel, Cognis Corp.
Principles of Paint Formulations
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N230-B
A basic introduction to formulating various kinds of paints, this course provides an understanding of paint ingredients, paint formulating strategies, and formulation design.
* Coating Industry, Process and Formulation Review--Raymond H. Fernando, Cal Poly Cal Poly may refer to:
* Principles of Pigment Wetting, Dispersion, and Stabilization in Organic Coatings--Janos Hajas, BYK-Chemie GmbH
* Rheology and Rheology Modifiers--Raymond H. Fernando
* Additives for High Solids and Waterborne Coatings--Rudy Berndlmaier, King Industries, Inc.
* Coil Coatings: A Current Perspective--David A. Cocuzzi, Akzo Nobel Akzo Nobel is a multinational company, active in the fields of healthcare products, coatings and chemicals. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, the company has activities in more than 80 countries, and employs approximately 62,000 people. Coatings Inc.
* Analytical Techniques for the Investigation of Coating Failures--Dwight G. Weldon, Weldon Laboratories
* Formulating for Plastic Substrates--Jamil Baghdachi, Eastern Michigan University
* Formulating for Factory Applied Wood Finishes--Ronald Obie, Wood Coatings Research Group
* Formulating for Architectural Coatings--Michael Kaufman, The Dow Chemical Co.
* Color and Appearance--Tracy L. Hill, BYK-Gardner USA
* Formulating Industrial Maintenance Coatings--Max A. Winkeler, Consultant
* Paint Manufacturing--Michael L. Fortener, DuPont
* Coating Applications--Raymond H. Fernando
October 26, 2004
Color Science and Technology
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N133
This course covers the fundamentals of color not of the white race; - commonly meaning, esp. in the United States, of negro blood, pure or mixed.
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Michael Henry, PPG Industries PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) was founded in 1883 as the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company.
PPG is an American manufacturer of glass and chemical products, including automotive safety glass. , Inc.
Paste Printing Ink Vehicles
(Co-Sponsored by OCCA OCCA Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals
OCCA Oil & Colour Chemists' Association
OCCA Oregon Community College Association
OCCA Orthodox Catholic Church of America
OCCA Organized Crime Control Act
OCCA Open Cooperative Computing Architecture and FSCT FSCT Federation of Societies for Coating Technology
FSCT Fire Support Control Terminal )
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N134
An in-depth overview of oil based printing ink vehicles, this course covers the various raw materials used in vehicles, different formulations, methods of manufacturing, and testing of their physical properties.
* Vehicle criteria
* Basic vehicle properties
* Formulations (heatset, sheetfed)
* Manufacturing methods
Mike Miller, SICPA North America, Inc.
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N230-A
This course is designed to teach coatings formulators and users the chemistry, systems, and performance of the technologies used in maintenance coatings for the protection of concrete and steel. Solvent-based, high-solids, 100% solids, and waterborne systems are covered.
* Conventional and High-Solids Solventborne Epoxy Resins--Timothy P. Takas, Reichhold, Inc.
* Advances in Waterborne Epoxies--David A. Dubowik, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
* Acrylic Polymers in Maintenance Coatings--William J. Rosano, Rohm and Haas Co. (Presented by Gary R. Larson)
* Alkyd Technologies--Carol Williams, Reichhold, Inc.
* Polyurethane Maintenance Coatings for Steel and Concrete--Karl Wuehrer and Ron Eritano, Bayer MaterialScience Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) is an independent subgroup within Bayer AG. It was created as part of the restructuring of Bayer AG from the former business group Bayer Polymers, with certain of its activities being spun off to Lanxess AG. LLC (Logical Link Control) See "LANs" under data link protocol.
LLC - Logical Link Control
* Polyureas--Dudley Primeaux, Primeaux Associates, LLC
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N136
This course provides a detailed overview of the fundamentals of powder coatings. The basic components of powder coatings--resins, crosslinkers, pigments, and additives--and the proper selection of these components are reviewed. Other topics include the process of making and applying powder coatings, modern formulation techniques that enable general purpose to highly specialized finishes, and specific end use applications.
* Introduction/Overview--Carl J. Sullivan, Reichhold, Inc.
* Resin and Crosslinker Chemistry for Powder Coatings--Chuck Danick, Danick Specialties & Support Inc.
* Powder Coating Formulation Design and Production--Kevin Biller, Jamestown Powder Coatings
* Transportation-Automotive OEM--Eric Dumain, Reichhold, Inc. and Rick Tansey, PPG PPG Points Per Game (basketball player statistic)
PPG Power Play Goals (hockey)
PPG Planning Policy Guidance (UK)
PPG Programmable Pulse Generator
PPG Power Puff Girls
* Exterior Durable and Superdurable Technologies--Ron Guida, EMS Primid
* Low Temperature Cure Technologies--Ramesh Subramanian, Bayer
* Open Panel Discussion/Q & A
High Throughput Methodology for Rapid Coatings Development
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N227-B
This course provides an overview of several aspects of combinatorial chemistry/high throughput methodology as applied to rapid coatings development.
* General Introduction Overview and Design of Experiment; Design of Experiment; GE Applications to Coatings Development--Bret J. Chisholm, GE Global R & D
* Process/Equipment--Michael Schneider, Chemspeed Ltd.
* Applications of Equipment--Dean C. Webster, North Dakota State University
* Software and Data Analysis--Michael Doyle, Accelrys Inc.
* Gradient Film Applications--Jeff Gilman, NIST (National Institute of Standards & Technology, Washington, DC, www.nist.gov) The standards-defining agency of the U.S. government, formerly the National Bureau of Standards. It is one of three agencies that fall under the Technology Administration (www.technology.
October 27, 2004
Introduction to Coatings Technology for the Non-Technologist
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N134
This course, designed for personnel in the coatings industry from sales, manufacturing, finance, and management areas who seek a basic introduction to coatings technology, is also suitable for the novice formulator. Principles of paint formulation, introductory coatings chemistry, and basic information concerning the raw materials (polymers and resins, solvents, pigments, additives) used in our industry are presented. The course is designed to convey relevant information to attendees with minimal or no chemistry background, though a basic knowledge of chemistry is helpful.
* General Overview of Paints and Coatings--Ernie Galgoci, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
* Rheology and Surface Chemistry--Ernie Galgoci
* Polymers and Resins--Ernie Galgoci
* Pigments, Extenders and Fillers in Paints--Charles R. Hegedus, Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
* Solvents in Paints--Charles R. Hegedus
* Additives in Paints--Charles R. Hegedus
* Paint Formulation--Charles R. Hegedus
* Paint Testing, Performance and Failure--Charles R. Hegedus
Advances in Photochemical photochemical
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Any process in which monomers combine chemically to produce a polymer. The monomer molecules—which in the polymer usually number from at least 100 to many thousands—may or may not all be the same. for Coatings Applications
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N136
This course provides an overview of the chemistry, raw materials, energy sources, and applications in commercial use for the coatings market. In addition to a review of more recent advances and trends for the future, discussions focus on characteristics and benefits of photo-polymerized coatings.
* Basic UV Cure and UV Cure Pigmented Technology--Michael Dvorchak, Bayer MaterialScience LLC
* Advanced UV Cure Technology--Michael Dvorchak
* Conventional UV Cure Equipment--Kevin H. Joesel, Fusion UV Systems, Inc.
* Low Intensity UV A Light Technology Development--Daniel L. Maloney, H & S Auto Shot
* Development of UV Cure Wood Finishes--Ron Schowengerdt, PPL PPL - Polymorphic Programming Language. An interactive, extensible language, based on APL, from Harvard University.
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* Development of UV A Auto Refinish--Anthony Tye, BASF Corp.
* UV Cure Plastic Coatings--Aaron Lockhart, Bayer MaterialScience, LLC
Nanotechnology and Nanocomposites
8:00 am-5:00 pm; Room N227-B
This course features an overview of nanotechnology and nanocomposites used in the development of coatings and in some ancillary markets.
* General Introduction, Applications, Considerations--Raymond H. Fernando, Cal Poly State University
* Characterization Tools for Nanocomposites--Li-piin Sung, NIST Polymeric Materials Group
* Organic/Inorganic Composites--Mark D. Soucek, University of Akron Enrollment in fall 2006 was 23,539 students. The school offers more than 200 undergraduate degrees  and 100 graduate degrees . The University's best-known program is its College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering, which is located in a
* Nanoparticle Composites--Roger Cayton, Nanophase Technologies Corp. and Thomas Sawitowski, BYK-Chemie GmbH (ALTANA Chemie)
* Summary--Raymond H. Fernando
October 27, 2004
Half-Day Courses (Morning)
Design of Anti-Corrosion Coatings
(Co-Sponsored by OCCA and FSCT)
8:00 am-12:00 noon; Room N133
The course provides information on the fundamentals of corrosion, including the basic mechanisms of how and why it occurs. This leads into the strategy for designing coatings for slowing down the rate of corrosion on buildings, pipelines and tanks etc. Participants will learn how to optimize anti-corrosion coating performance, and also how to design VOC legislation compliant versions. Accelerated testing of coatings is discussed.
Graham A. Howarth, Pacific Epoxy Polymers
Regulatory Issues and Their Effect on Coating Formulation
8:00 am-12:00 noon; Room N135
This course provides an overview of evolving regulations regarding coatings and reviews trends that may be predictive of future directives. Specific VOC and HAPS regulations are discussed for NAFTA NAFTA
in full North American Free Trade Agreement
Trade pact signed by Canada, the U.S., and Mexico in 1992, which took effect in 1994. Inspired by the success of the European Community in reducing trade barriers among its members, NAFTA created the world's as well as regulatory trends in Europe. References are made to information sources and best practices.
* Product Registration from a Global Perspective--Maureen M. Lein, Stahl USA
* VOC and HAPs in Coatings--Thomas A. Hoermann, BASF Corp.
* MACT MACT Maximum Achievable Control Technology
MACT Maximum Available Control Technology
MACT Men of All Colors Together
MACT Minnesota Association of Community Theatres
MACT Maulana Azad College of Technology (Bhopal, India) Standards and Exempt Solvent Update--Thomas A. Hoermann, BASF Corp.
* Global Harmonization--Maureen M. Lein
* Sustainable Development--Christopher Bradlee, BASF Corp.
* Best Practices and Open Discussion Panel
October 27, 2004
Half-Day Courses (Afternoon)
Design of Waterborne Resins
(Co-sponsored by OCCA and FSCT)
1:00 pm-5:00 pm; Room N133
The course provides examples of the basic types of waterborne (WB) resins, including some very brief history where appropriate. Some basic organic chemistry will then lead into the strategy for designing waterborne resins. Participants will learn how to optimize resin performance, and also how to modify laboratory and plant reactors as necessary. Sample formulations and step by step first principles for resin design are shown.
Graham A. Howarth, Pacific Epoxy Polymers
The Impact of Color
1:00 pm-5:00 pm; Room N135
This course looks at the psychology, impact, and use of color in the home and commercial environment.
Leslie Harrington, LH Color, and Anat Lechner, NYU NYU New York University
NYU New York Undercover (TV show)
FSCT Professional Development Committee Dr. Jamil Baghdachi (Chair) Eastern Michigan University Dr. Rose A. Ryntz (Ex-Officio) Visteon Corporation Dr. Ernest C. Galgoci Air Products & Chemicals, Inc. Marc S. Hirsch The Dow Chemical Co. Jonathan E. Lawniczak Eastman Chemical Co. Kenneth M. Perry BASF Corp. Dr. R. Sivasubramanian Sud-Chemie Inc. Dr. Carl J. Sullivan Reichhold, Inc. Dr. Rev Tomko The Sherwin-Williams Co. Dr. Dean C. Webster North Dakota State University Rodney D. Moon FSCT Director of Education ICE Expo Hours Wednesday, October 27 10:00 am-6:00 pm ICE Block Party 4:00 pm-6:00 pm Thursday, October 28 9:00 am-5:00 pm Friday, October 29 9:00 am-12:00 noon