Michelin researchers win patent award for Rubber Chemical

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Michelin-researchers-win-patent-award-for-'auto-regenerate'-tire

Agnes Poulbot was one of two Michelin researchers to receive the European Inventor Award 2018 in the industry category. PARIS—A pair of Michelin researchers have earned European inventor of the year recognition by the European Patent Office (EPO) for the company's "auto-regenerate" truck tire design, which allows the tire's tread design to ...

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the michelin group | chemical and specialty products

The Michelin Group | Chemical and specialty products

For example, we have licensed our neodymium polybutadiene to chemical manufacturer Synthos for several years. We have built a new plant, PT Synthetic Rubber Indonesia (SRI), in Indonesia as part of a joint venture with PT Petrokimia Butadiene Indonesia (PBI). That move secured the butadiene and synthetic rubber supplies for our Asia-based plants.

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Automotive Smart Tire Industry Analysis 2019-2025 with ...

Automotive Smart Tire Industry Analysis 2019-2025 with Profiles of Continental, Bridgestone, Michelin, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co, Pirelli & C, and The Yokohama Rubber Company Among Others

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charles goodyear medal

Charles Goodyear Medal

The Charles Goodyear Medal is the highest honor conferred by the American Chemical Society, Rubber Division.Established in 1941, the award is named after Charles Goodyear, the discoverer of vulcanization, and consists of a gold medal, a framed certificate and prize money.

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Michelin

Michelin was incorporated on 28 May 1889. In 1891 Michelin took out its first patent for a removable pneumatic tyre which was used by Charles Terront to win the world's first long-distance cycle race, the 1891 Paris–Brest–Paris. In the 1920s and 1930s, Michelin operated large rubber plantations in Vietnam.

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researchers report 3-d printed latex rubber breakthrough

Researchers report 3-D printed latex rubber breakthrough

Virginia Tech researchers have discovered a novel process to 3-D print latex rubber, unlocking the ability to print a variety of elastic materials with complex geometric shapes.

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About Michelin | Michelin

In addition to tires, Michelin offers unique mobility experiences through road maps, travel itineraries, hotel and restaurant guides and award-winning lifestyle products. 534,000 maps and guides sold in the U.S. and Canada in 2018

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The Michelin Group| Innovation

Michelin’s extensive research resulted in an amazing technological breakthrough: a tire with a radial casing. It was not just new, it was also safer, more economical and longer lasting offering up to four times higher mileage than a conventional tire. Michelin filed the patent for this innovation on June 4.

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researchers report 3-d printed latex rubber breakthrough

Researchers report 3-D printed latex rubber breakthrough

Virginia Tech researchers have discovered a novel process to 3-D print latex rubber, unlocking the ability to print a variety of elastic materials with complex geometric shapes.

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tire-makers try treading lightly on the environment ...

Tire-Makers Try Treading Lightly on the Environment ...

Michelin says that it employs sunflower oil in the rubber compound of its premium Primacy MXM4 all-weather tires to improve traction in winter conditions and shorten braking distances in the rain.

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nominations sought for herzlich award - rubber & plastics news

Nominations sought for Herzlich award - Rubber & Plastics News

That included 35 patents on rubber and processing, having his work printed in about 180 publications and authoring several books. This year's award winner will receive the Harold Herzlich Distinguished Technology Achievement Medal, a $1,500 honorarium and up to $1,000 in travel costs to attend ITEC, to be held Sept. 15-17 at the John S. Knight ...

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epo - agnès poulbot and jacques barraud† (france)

EPO - Agnès Poulbot and Jacques Barraud† (France)

Patent holder Michelin is one of the biggest manufacturers of tyres worldwide and reported sales of 170 000 tyre units incorporating the invention in 2017. The company forecasts that it will sell 670 000 PL units featuring Regenion technology by 2019, which would amount to 15% of its heavy-duty tyre sales.

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Alfred Crosby - Professor, Polymer Science & Engineering ...

About. Al is a Professor in the Polymer Science & Engineering Department at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He focuses on the science and technology of soft materials, especially in the ...

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the michelin group | history of the tire and mobility leader

The Michelin Group | History of the tire and mobility leader

Following its first Grand Prix win in 1977 with Renault and Jean-Pierre Jabouille, the MICHELIN radial tire became the Formula 1 World Champion sharing the honors with Ferrari. After an impressive track record – 102 wins, 5 drivers’ titles and 4 constructors’ titles – Michelin decided to withdraw from Formula 1 racing.

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The Michelin Group | Sustainable development and sustainable ...

On June 4, 1946 Michelin filed the first patent for a radial tire. But it was only three years later, in 1949, that the first Radial passenger car tire was sold under the MICHELIN X brand. This new tire offered improved safety, better gas mileage, and most importantly a longer useful life.

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homepage | european rubber journal

Homepage | European Rubber Journal

Journey to Automation Awards 2020 ... Michelin launches farm tire pressure technology in UK ... Get the latest news impacting the European rubber industry, from ...

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the michelin group | history of the tire and mobility leader

The Michelin Group | History of the tire and mobility leader

Following its first Grand Prix win in 1977 with Renault and Jean-Pierre Jabouille, the MICHELIN radial tire became the Formula 1 World Champion sharing the honors with Ferrari. After an impressive track record – 102 wins, 5 drivers’ titles and 4 constructors’ titles – Michelin decided to withdraw from Formula 1 racing.

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the michelin group | sustainable development and sustainable ...

The Michelin Group | Sustainable development and sustainable ...

On June 4, 1946 Michelin filed the first patent for a radial tire. But it was only three years later, in 1949, that the first Radial passenger car tire was sold under the MICHELIN X brand. This new tire offered improved safety, better gas mileage, and most importantly a longer useful life.

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wallace carothers and the development of nylon - landmark ...

Wallace Carothers and the Development of Nylon - Landmark ...

Research on Synthetic Rubber and the Discovery of Neoprene. Meanwhile, in 1930 Carothers had been asked by Elmer Bolton, the new head of DuPont's chemical department, to look into polymers based on acetylene. Unlike Stine, who emphasized pure science, Bolton believed that research should be aimed at clearly defined applications.

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innovations & awards - basf catalysts

Innovations & Awards - BASF Catalysts

2019. BASF and Linde win ICIS Award for Best Process Innovation. Linde’s DRYREF™ syngas process in combination with BASF’s SYNSPIRE™ catalyst enable steam reforming of methane in dryer conditions and the use of CO 2 as feedstock, allowing for energy savings and improved CO 2 footprint.

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pyrowave closes series b led by michelin and sofinnova partners

Pyrowave closes Series B led by Michelin and Sofinnova Partners

For more information, please visit: www.michelin.com Michelin's press contact: +33(0)1 45 66 22 22 About Sofinnova Partners Sofinnova Partners is a leading European venture capital firm ...

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Universal Oil Products (UOP) Riverside Laboratory - National ...

Pines earned 145 patents and was the recipient of the American Chemical Society Award in Petroleum Chemistry in 1981. Louis Schmerling . Schmerling joined UOP in 1935 and began the pioneering research that led to a more fundamental understanding of hydrocarbon chemistry.

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homepage | european rubber journal

Homepage | European Rubber Journal

Journey to Automation Awards 2020 ... Michelin launches farm tire pressure technology in UK ... Get the latest news impacting the European rubber industry, from ...

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usda continues work to take guayule commercial

USDA continues work to take guayule commercial

More than two decades ago, the Agricultural Research Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture obtained patents on processes designed to make the desert shrub guayule a commercially viable source of natural rubber. Those patents have lapsed, but research in guayule continues, according to Colleen McMahan, lead scientist for domestic natural ...

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editor’s choice: the tire technology conference presentations ...

Editor’s choice: The Tire Technology Conference presentations ...

Dominique Cettour-Janet, Michelin – Development of an indoor tire wear test method. Dominique Cettour-Janet, senior fellow for tire performance evaluation and tire physics at Michelin, will give an overview of the issues with current methods for evaluating tires’ wear performance and will propose an alternative that uses an indoor drum machine.

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universal oil products (uop) riverside laboratory - national ...

Universal Oil Products (UOP) Riverside Laboratory - National ...

Pines earned 145 patents and was the recipient of the American Chemical Society Award in Petroleum Chemistry in 1981. Louis Schmerling . Schmerling joined UOP in 1935 and began the pioneering research that led to a more fundamental understanding of hydrocarbon chemistry.

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bfg r&d exec lee vandenberg dies

BFG R&D exec Lee Vandenberg dies

He was active in the Akron Rubber Group for many years, serving as chairman in 1976-77, and was a longtime member of the Rubber Division American Chemical Society. He also served on the Advisory Council-College of Engineering, Akron University and the Advisory Council of the Akron Council of Engineering and Scientific Societies.

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sustainable rubber briefing: sustainable rubber search hits ...

Sustainable Rubber briefing: Sustainable rubber search hits ...

Tyre makers, the biggest users of rubber, have been much slower than consumer goods companies, which depend on palm oil, to take a close look at their supply chains - an issue highlighted earlier this summer, when Michelin became the first tyre company to announce plans to source deforestation-free rubber. Yet as researchers from the University ...

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Rubber World Magazine - News

RUBBER WORLD MAGAZINE. Rubber World Magazine is a publication of Lippincott & Peto, Inc. First published in October 1889, the magazine has chronicled the events and technological changes in the rubber industry since its inception.

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INNOVATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY CRYO-GRINDING PUTS TYRE ...

Michelin tyres are currently made using 28% sustainable materials (natural rubber, sunflower oil, limonene, etc) – with 2% in the form of recycled materials such as steel and rubber. The aim is to increase this recyclate content to 30% by 2048. The Lehigh entry was considered by the judging panel to be a clear winner in the

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EPO - Outstanding inventors from France, Germany, Ireland ...

The design saves around 3 tonnes of CO 2 over 100 000 kilometres of travel and is marketed by French tyre company Michelin, which expects tyres incorporating the auto-regeneration technology to comprise 30% of the company's heavy-duty tyre sales by 2022. Further information; Research. Jens Frahm (Germany) Faster, real-time MRI

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The 50 Best Chemistry Programs in the World Today ...

She is only the 5th woman ever awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry and the very first woman associated with CalTech to win a Nobel Prize for any category. These researchers have been recognized for their work in the nature of the chemical bond, electron transfer reactions, femtochemistry, and metathesis in organic synthesis, respectively.

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