Accession Number : ADA096998


Title :   National Symposium on Polymers in the Service of Man, State-of-the-Art Symposium (16th) held June 9-11, 1980, Carnegie Institution, Washington, DC


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY SPRINGFIELD VA DIV OF INDUSTRIAL AND ENGINEERING CHEMISTRY


Personal Author(s) : Shane, Robert S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a096998.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 191


Abstract : An overview session traced polymer development in the U.S., presented the status of polymer science in Europe and Japan, and addressed the role of polymers in meeting energy problems. Experts presented invited papers in technical sessions and engineering plastics, conventional fibers, high performance fibers, composites, and coatings. The symposium was attended by 200 scientists, engineers, and executives from industry, universities, institutes, and government.


Descriptors :   *COATINGS , *COMPOSITE MATERIALS , *FIBERS , *PLASTICS , *POLYMERS , ACRYLIC RESINS , ALUMINUM OXIDES , AROMATIC COMPOUNDS , CARBON FIBERS , CELLULOSIC RESINS , ENGINEERING , EPOXY RESINS , FIBER REINFORCEMENT , GRAPHITED MATERIALS , HIGH STRENGTH , HIGH TEMPERATURE , HYDRAZIDES , INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION , LAMINATES , LATEX , PAINTS , POLYAMIDE PLASTICS , SYMPOSIA


Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Laminates and Composite Materials
      Textiles
      Plastics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE