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Silicones for Optimal Performance of Auto Battery Packs: Dow Corning at The Battery Show

Published on 2017-04-04. Author : SpecialChem

Dow Corning’s Eric Vanlathem, a senior application engineer for Advanced Assembly, is giving a presentation on silicone solutions for thermal management at The Battery Show Europe 2017 in Sindelfingen, Germany. The Dow Corning team is also available on hand at Stand B124 during the show to showcase its broad portfolio of cutting-edge silicone solutions for battery and other power applications in today’s electric and hybrid electric vehicles.

Silicone Solutions for Thermal Management

Eric Vanlathem
Eric Vanlathem
Vanlathem’s presentation, titled "Applying Advanced Thermal Management Solutions to Electric Vehicle Electronics and Battery Packs," is scheduled for Thursday, April 6 at 3:30 p.m.
  • In it, Vanlathem will outline how silicone technology is helping battery cells maintain optimal temperature for top performance and power. 
  • Specifically, he will highlight how tailored silicones can either insulate or dissipate heat to support the best possible working conditions within new battery designs.

Dow Corning’s booth features, as part of a joint exhibit, a live demonstration of the new DispensingCell system from Scheugenpflug, a leading manufacturer of precision equipment for adhesive bonding, dispensing and potting processes. An entry level solution tailored for thermal management applications, Scheugenpflug’s DispensingCell platform will be in active operation at Stand B124. It can be specially adjusted to dispense approved thermal interface materials from well-established suppliers such as Dow Corning.

About Dow

Dow combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from material, polymer, chemical and biological science to help address many of the world's most challenging problems, such as the need for fresh food, safer and more sustainable transportation, clean water, energy efficiency, more durable infrastructure, and increasing agricultural productivity.

About Dow Corning

Dow Corning, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company, provides performance-enhancing solutions to serve the diverse needs of more than 25,000 customers worldwide. Among the global leaders in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation, Dow Corning offers more than 7,000 products and services via the company’s Dow Corning® and XIAMETER® brands.

About Scheugenpflug

Scheugenpflug AG (Neustadt/Donau) is among the leading manufacturers of precision engineered systems and machines for efficient bonding, metering and dispensing processes. The product and technology range extends from cutting-edge material preparation and feeding units and high performance manual work stations to modular in-line and automation solutions, specially tailored to customer specifications. Scheugenpflug systems are used in the automotive and electronics industries as well as the telecommunications sector, medical technology and chemical industry.

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