*Programme subject to change

Wednesday 28th Sept
10:00 - 12:00 Registration & Coffee
12:00 - 12:05 Welcome by Chairman
Ambrose Taylor, Chair, IOM3 Adhesion & Adhesives Group, UK
12:05 - 12:50 Keynote Invited Lecture: Hierarchical Toughening of Nacre-Like Composites
Prof Kunal Masania, TU Delft, Delft, Netherlands
12:50 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:15 Session 1: Sustainability and Reversible Bonding (Session Chair: Bob Adams, University of Bristol, UK)
  14:00 A universal debonding primer to easily dismantle bonded joints and strip coatings

Dr Robin Szymanski, Dr Maxime Olive

RESCOLL, Bordeaux, France

  14:25 Microstructure and properties of cellulose modified bio-based epoxy

Mr Joseph Terry, Mr Yee Tong Siow, Mr Pei Wang, Prof Ambrose Taylor

Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

14:50 - 15:20 Refreshments and Networking
15:20 - 16:35 Session 2: Composites & Sandwich Structures (Session Chair: Dr Simon Hogg, Loughborough University, UK)
  15:20 Novel joining solutions for thermoset-thermoset composite pipes

Dr Chris Worrall

TWI Ltd, Cambridge, United Kingdom

  15:45 Assessing the performance of through-thickness reinforcement in composite-foam sandwich panels loaded in bending

Prof Andrew Crocombe1, Dr Ghilane Bragagnolo1, Dr Iman Mohagheghian1, Prof Stephen Ogin1, Mr Alessandro Sordon2

1University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom. 2McLaren Automotive Ltd, Surrey, United Kingdom

  16:10 The effect of thermal loads during thermoforming process on the adhesion properties of carbon fibre reinforced high-performance thermoplastics

M.Sc. Oliver Pelz1,2,3, M.Sc. Samir Abdul1,2, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jens Wulfsberg1, PD Dr.-Ing. habil. Jens Holtmannspötter3, M.Sc. Marc Fette2,1, Dr. Elisa Arikan3

1Helmut-Schmidt-Universität Universität der Bundeswehr Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany. 2Composite Technology Center (An AIRBUS Company), Stade, Germany. 3Wehrwissenschaftliches Institut für Werk- und Betriebsstoffe, Erding, Germany
16:35 - 18:00 Session 3: Posters (Session Chair: Andy Crocrombe, University of Surrey, UK)
  Poster 1 Azide Photochemistry in Acrylic Copolymers for Ultraviolet Cross-linkable Pressure-Sensitive Adhesives: Optimization and Switchability

Mrs Rohani Abu Bakar1,2, Ms Yuman Li3, Dr Peter J. Roth3, Professor Joseph L. Keddie1

1Department of Physics, University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom. 2Malaysian Rubber Board, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. 3Department of Chemistry, University of Surrey, Surrey, United Kingdom

  Poster 2 Critical energy release rate of adhesively bonded joints under hot-wet and continuous loading conditions

Mr. Kota Nakamura1, Dr. Yu Sekiguchi1, Prof. Chiaki Sato1, Dr. Kazumasa Shimamoto2, Dr. Keiji Houjou2, Dr. Haruhisa Akiyama2

1Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan. 2AIST, Tsukuba, Japan

  Poster 3 Sustainable adhesives from sucrose for use as a binder in wood-based composite materials

Mrs María del Pilar Muñoz Muñoz, Mrs Mª Virtudes Navarro Bañón, Mrs Ainoa Candela Gil

Technological Centre of furniture and Wood of the Region of Murcia (CETEM), Yecla, Spain

  Poster 4 Characterization of adhesion of impregnation systems in superconducting magnets

Dr Bharti Verma

CERN, Geneva, Switzerland

  Poster 5 The adhesion of protective organic coatings to novel REACH compliant packaging steel substrates

Mr Matthew Dodd1, Dr Eifion Jewell1, Dr Natalie Wint1, Dr Arnoud de Vooys2

1Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom. 2TATA Steel, Research and Development, IJmuiden, Netherlands

  Poster 6 Debondable adhesives triggered by induction heating

Mr Jacob Goodenough, Prof Ian Bond, Prof Ian Hamerton

University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
  Poster 7 A recombinant mussel protein analog as photoactivatable bioglue

Dipl.-Ing. Christian Schipp1, M.Sc. Nikolaj Koch1, Dr. Allessandro De Simone1, Dr. Tobias Schneider1, Dr. Stefan Junne1, Prof. Peter Neubauer1, Prof. Nediljko Budisa1,2

1Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany. 2University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

  Poster 8 Determination of the shear properties of adhesive bonding different substrates

Ms Aisha Ahmed, Mr Kartikeya Kartikeya, Prof Naresh Bhatnagar

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India

  Poster 9 Structural health monitoring of Cerasol® roof tiles with embedded FBG sensors

Dr Steven Fevery, Prof Hans Hallez, Prof Dirk Vandepitte

KU Leuven Mechanical Engineering, Leuven, Belgium

18:00 Close of Day 1
19:00 Civic Reception at Glasgow City Chambers 
Thursday 29th September
08:35 - 10:20  Session 4: Modelling (Session Chair: James Broughton, Oxford Brookes University, UK)
  08:35 Numerical and experimental validation on the effect of spew fillet on the adhesive joint stresses

Dr Rens Vervaeke1, Dr Sofie Verstraete1, Dr Steven Fevery1, Prof Dr David Moens2, Prof Dr Dirk Vandepitte3

1KU Leuven, Brugge, Belgium. 2KU Leuven, Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium. 3KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

  09:00 A study on adhesion at secondary bonded epoxy/epoxy joint interfaces for aerospace applications

Mr. Koichi Hasegawa1, Ms. Noriko Yamazaki2, Dr. Toshiaki Miura3, Dr. Yukihiro Shimoi3, Mr. Kiyoka Takagi1

1Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Nagoya, Japan. 2Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Yokohama, Japan. 3National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Japan

  09:25 Numerical study of crack resistance in epoxy interpenetrating networks

Mr Wei Fan

Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

  09:50 Simulation for residual deformation of adhesively bonded joints comprising dissimilar materials during curing process

Prof. Chiaki Sato1, Mr. Shigetaka Shibutani1, Mr. Nei Ga1, Dr. Yu Sekiguchi1, Dr. Haruhisa Akiyama2, Dr. Hideki Nagai2, Dr. Kazumasa Shimamoto2, Dr. Kenji Kawagichi2

1Tokyo Institute of Technology, Yokohama, Japan. 2AIST, Tsukuba, Japan

10:20 - 10:45 Refreshments and Networking
10:45 - 12:25 Session 5: Design & Testing (Session Chair: Bob Adams, University of Bristol, UK)
  10:45 Combining adhesive bonding and additive manufacturing to achieve lightweight and damage-tolerant joints design

Dr Chiara Morano1, Dr Nao Terasaki2, Dr Marco Alfano3

1DIMEG, University of Calabria, Rende, Italy. 2National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Shuku-machi, Tosu, Saga, Japan. 3Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada

  11:10 Speaker: Oscar Stephenson

Dr Oscar Stephenson, Professor Gary Critchlow, Dr Simon Martin

Loughborough University, Loughborough, United Kingdom
  11:35 Regression analysis of the effect of adhesively bonded SLS joint configuration on the adhesive stress distribution

Dr Rens Vervaeke1, Dr Steven Fevery1, Prof Dr David Moens2, Prof Dr Dirk Vandepitte3

1KU Leuven, Bruges, Belgium. 2KU Leuven, Sint-Katelijne-Waver, Belgium. 3KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium

  12:00 Modelling of the creep behaviour of adhesive joints using Arcan tests

Miss Marthe Loiseau1,2, Dr Sylvain Chataigner2, Dr Romain Créac'hcadec1, Dr Emilie Lepretre2, Mr Jean-Philippe Court3, Ms Marie-Odette Quéméré3

1ENSTA Bretagne, Institut de recherche Dupuy de Lôme (IRDL), UMR CNRS 6027, Brest, France. 2Université Gustave Eiffel, MAST-SMC, Campus de Nantes, Bouguenais, France. 3Cold Pad, Paris, France

12:25 - 13:35 Lunch and Networking
13:35 - 15:25 Session 6: Smarter Adhesives (Session Chair: Stephen Millington, Artis, UK)
  13:35 Development of high-performance nanocomposite epoxy adhesives using amino-functionalized carbon nanotubes and phase-separated triblock copolymer for aerospace applications

Dr Panta Jojibabu1, Prof Y.X. Zhang1, Prof Richard (Chunhui) Yang1, Dr Andrew N Rider2, Dr John Wang2, Prof Ambrose C Taylor3

1School of Engineering, Design and Built Environment, Western Sydney University, Penrith, Australia. 2Aerospace Division, Defence Science and Technology Group, Melbourne, Australia. 3Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

  14:00 Manufacturing and aging of toughened epoxy polymers

Dr Declan Carolan, Mr Daniele Incerti, Dr Alexander Fergusson

FAC Technology, London, United Kingdom

  14:25 Tailoring the tack adhesion of pressure-sensitive adhesives through stratification

Mr Toby Palmer1, Dr Hanne van der Kooij2, Professor Joris Sprakel2, Dr Mathis Duewel3, Dr Katja Greiner4, Dr Pierre Couture1, Professor Joseph Keddie1

1University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom. 2Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands. 3Synthomer, Marl, Germany. 4Synthomer, Marl, Netherlands

  14:55 Adhesives chemistry – There are many challenges left for the future

Prof. Dr. Andreas Hartwig

Fraunhofer IFAM, Bremen, Germany

15:25 - 15:45 Refreshments and Networking
15:45 - 17:25 Session 7: Surface Modification (Session Chair: Andy Crocombe, University of Surrey, UK)
  15:45 Using novel di-block copolymers to enable adhesion of surface coatings to polyethylene or polypropylene substrates

Mr Shaun Morris, Mr Alex Birtles, Dr Tim Clayfield, Mr Simon Waddington

Interface Polymers, Loughborough, United Kingdom

  16:10 Introducing MolecularGRIPTM: Sustainable surface functionalisation for adhesive bonding

Mr Marc Jacobs

Molecular Plasma Group, Foetz, Luxembourg

  16:35 Effect of plasma treatment on the surface properties of injection molded short fiber reinforced polylactic acid (PLA) composites

PhD student Sofie Verstraete, Prof Dr Ir Frederik Desplentere, Prof Dr Ir Stijn Debruyne

KU Leuven, Brugge, Belgium

  17:00 Improving the accuracy of a robotic surface pretreatment of thermoplastics composites for adhesive bonding of aerospace components

MSc. Samir Abdul1,2, MSc. Oliver Pelz1,2,3, MSc. & MBA Marc Fette1,2, Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jens Wulfsberg1, PD Dr.-Ing. habil. Jens Holtmannspötter3, Dr.-Ing. Elisa Arikan3

1Helmut-schmidt-University, Hamburg, Germany. 2Composite Technology Center GmbH, Stade, Germany. 3Wehrwissenschaftliches Institut für Werk- und Betriebsstoffe, Erding, Germany

  X Nanometer scale surface morphology of polymers – crucial for structural adhesive bonding?

Dr. Elisa Arikan1, Mr. Richard Welker1, Dr. Jens Holtmannspötter1, Dr. Felix Zimmer1, Prof. H.-J. Gundladt2

1Bundeswehr Research Institute for Materials, Fuels and Lubricants (WIWeB), Erding, Germany. 2Universität der Bundeswehr München – Department of Aerospace Engineering, Institute for Material Science, Neubiberg, Germany

18:30 Coaches from TIC to The Tall Ship
19:00 - 22:30 Conference Dinner at The Tall Ship
Friday 30th September
09:00 - 10:20 Session 8: Monitoring & NDT (Session Chair: James Broughton, Oxford Brookes University, UK)
  09:00 Is non-destructive inspection of adhesive joints possible with certainty?

Professor Bob Adams

Bristol University, Bristol, United Kingdom

  09:25 Mechanoluminescent visualization of crack propagation and mechanical behavior during lap sheer test

Dr Nao Terasaki1, Dr Yuki Fujio1, Dr Yoshitaro Sakata2, Dr Kazumasa Simamoto3, Dr Haruhisa Akiyama4, Dr Shin Horiuchi5

1National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tosu, Japan. 2National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tosu, Jordan. 3National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba, Jersey. 4National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba, Jordan. 5National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba, Japan

  09:50 An integrated strategy to design and monitor composite bonded joints under cyclic loadings

Prof Marino Quaresimin, prof. Michele Zappalorto, prof. Paolo Andrea Carraro

University of Padova - Department of Management and Engineering, Vicenza, Italy

10:20 - 10:45 Refreshments and Networking
10:45 - 12:50 Session 9: Innovation (Session Chair: Ambrose Taylor, Chair, IOM3 Adhesion & Adhesives Group, UK)
  10:45 Keep cool or get tough? The thermal properties of adhesives needed to enable structurally bonded EV battery designs

Dr Alexander Fergusson1,2, Dr Clemence Rouge3, Dr Sammy He1, Dr Declan Carolan1,1

1FAC Technology, London, United Kingdom. 2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom. 3ICAM, Grand Paris Sud, France

  11:10 Two ways how to incorporate DOPO-based flame retardants into benzoxazines

M.Sc. Thorben Haubold1,2, Ph.D. Laura Puchot3, M.Sc. Antoine Adjaoud3,4, Ph.D. Pierre Verge3, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Hartwig1,2, Dr. rer. nat. Katharina Koschek1

1Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials IFAM, Bremen, Germany. 2University of Bremen, Bremen, Germany. 3Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg. 4University of Luxembourg, Esch-sur-Alzette, Luxembourg

  11:40 Development and characterisation of epoxy-based adhesives containing PVDF, BaTiO3 and/or silver particles

Ms. Miray Yasar1, Dr. Michael Thai2, Dr. Neal Murphy1, Dr. Barry Burns2, Prof. Alojz Ivankovic1

1University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland. 2Henkel Ireland Operations & Research Ltd, Dublin, Ireland

  12:05 The Eleventh Wake Memorial Lecture: Tony Pizzi
Wood adhesives: from synthetics to biosourced, and other notable binders
12:50 - 14:00 Lunch and Networking
14:00 - 16:05 Session 10: Durability & Degradation (Session Chair: Stephen Millington, Artis, UK)
  14:00 Interfacial phenomena in degradation of aluminum adhesive bonding in high humidity

Dr. Shin Horiuchi

AIST, Tsukuba, Japan

  14:25 Progress of delamination and water transport in epoxy adhesives on galvanized steel surfaces in NaCl solution

T. D. Singewald1, 5,*, T. M. Bruckner1, R. Gruber1, G. Schimo-Aichhorn1, L. Hader-Kregl1, S. Andronescu2, M. Klotz2, M. Müller2, C. Kern3, M. Rosner3, G. Luckeneder3, K.-H. Stellnberger3, B. Strauß3, M. Hafner4 and M. Valtiner5

1CEST Competence Center for Electrochemical Surface Technology GmbH, 2Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, 3voestalpine Stahl GmbH, 4AMAG rolling GmbH, 5Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Applied Physics

  14:50 Effect of chemical structure changes on the mechanical properties of cured adhesives immersed in water

Dr Kazumasa Shimamoto, Dr Haruhisa Akiyama

National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba, Japan

  15:15 Investigation of the ageing behaviour of adhesive bonded aluminium joints in different climatic corrosion tests

Ms Silke Golob1,2, PD Dr. Jens Holtmannspötter2, Dr. Elisa Arikan2, Dr. Antje Struck3, Prof. Michael Johlitz1, Prof. Alexander Lion1

1Universität der Bundeswehr München, Neubiberg, Germany. 2Bundeswehr Research Institute for Materials, Fuels and Lubricants, Erding, Germany. 3Audi AG, Ingolstadt, Germany

  15:40 Superimposed mechanical-environmental durability of laminates based on polymeric adhesives and inorganic substrates

Prof. Gernot Wallner1,2, Dr Robert Pugstaller1,2, MSc Gabriel Riedl1,2, MSc Gary Säckl1,3

1Christian Doppler Laboratory for Superimposed Mechanical-Environmental Ageing of Polymeric Hybrid Laminates, Linz, Austria. 2University Linz, Institute of Polymeric Materials and Testing, Linz, Austria. 3University of Linz, Center for Surface and Nanoanalytics, Linz, Austria

16:05 - 16:10 Closing Remarks
Ambrose Taylor, SAA Chairman, UK