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Coatings and Paint Technologies and Trends:
Formulation and Application
This workshop is designed to provide up-to-date information on raw materials, coating formulation, properties, application and selection of various coating materials. Concepts, ingredients and composition of industrial, automotive, trade sales, marine, and aerospace coatings will also be discussed. Coating types and selection, performance criteria, problem resolution, and opportunities in new coatings and raw materials needs are also included.
Who should attend?
This course is specifically designed to provide a thorough understanding and working knowledge of today's coatings and paints to general personnel in the industry. It is highly recommended to personnel at all levels, formulators, marketing, technical sales, paint users, customer support staff, field representatives, manufacturing personnel and all others who need a broad knowledge of this dynamic and complex technology.
Dr. J. Baghdachi is the President of Innovative Technical Systems Corp. and is a Professor/Director at Eastern Michigan University, Coatings Research Institute. He has been actively involved in coatings and plastics technology, their applications and the science of adhesion and corrosion for over 30 years. As an industry consultant he has been conducting workshops on coatings and paint, corrosion control, color control, composites and plastics, and the adhesives bonding technology since 1987. He is the author of seven technical books; 122 technical papers and holds 48 patents. Prior to his current positions, Dr. Baghdachi was on the technical staff of BASF Corp., Dupont, and ARCO Chemical Company. He received his BS. and MS. in Chemistry from the University of Tennessee and a PhD. in Chemistry from the University of Mississippi and worked as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Massachusetts.