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How to Select the Proper Curing Agent for Epoxy Systems

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Many formulators use the same curing agent for all end-uses. But different applications have different property needs. And the use of the same curing agent doesn’t allow you to vary the properties.


Watch this tutorial and learn a step-by-step approach for selecting the proper curing agent for your epoxy polymer.



Author : Mark DeMeuse

Dr. Mark T. DeMeuse is an internationally recognized expert in the area of structure-property-processing relationships for materials. He received his PhD from Illinois Institute of Technology and then, did postdoctoral studies with a joint appointment between University of Massachusetts, Amherst and Celanese Corporation.

Throughout his career, he has held positions of increasing importance in both technical and management areas at EniChem America, Applied Extrusion Technologies and Celgard. Presently, Dr. DeMeuse runs his own consulting firm in Charlotte, NC specializing in high temperature polymers, composites and porous materials for use as battery separators and filtration membranes. He has published over 50 papers in various areas of polymer research and is the inventor of 35 patents.

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