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Polyurethane Coating: Chemistry & Technology, Formulations & Applications

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Objectives
Polyurethane (PU) coatings are among the rapidly growing and most versatile systems with ever expanding applications in industrial, architectural and specialty areas. The objective of this course is to present fundamental understanding of PU chemistry and technology and how it is harnessed in formulation of a variety of PU coating systems.
The content of the course has been structured to first build understanding of PU raw materials, chemistry and their resin technology, and subsequently understand how various PU coating systems are designed for specific end-use applications. The course also presents state of art of PU technologies, and commercial products available on such technologies. A special emphasis is on addressing VOC and related legislations.

Please watch this short video for an overview of the course.

 Who should attend? 
This course is designed for those involved in development, application and technical marketing of coatings. It is highly recommended for personnel involved in coating development, marketing, sales, customer support staff, field representatives, entry-level chemists in technical/research area.

What you will learn 
  • Raw materials used in PU resins and coatings
  • Chemistry and technologies of PU coatings
  • How coatings are formulated using various of cross-linking techniques
  • Water-borne, Solvent born and UV curable PU systems
  • Comparison among various PU and other coating systems
  • Commercial products in the market, the state of art and future trends

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Wed

Location
Boone Hall

Instructor
Vijay Mannari, Ph.D. 

 

Notice

Please read:  Please arrive at least 15 minutes early on the first day of class to check in and pick up your course materials. Lunch will be provided.

Course Fee: 

$950.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
6/4/2019 - 6/5/2019 Weekly - Tue, Wed 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Ypsilanti, Boone Hall  Map Vijay Mannari, Ph.D.