MACROPRO 2014: Polymers and Additives for Oil and Gas Workshop (MACROPRO2014)

Venue: Holiday Inn Houston, Webster, TX

Location: Webster, Texas, United States

Event Date/Time: Mar 20, 2014 End Date/Time: Mar 21, 2014
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Description

MACROPRO 2014:

Polymers and Additives for Oil and Gas Workshop

 

March 20-21, 2014, Thursday, Friday Houston, Texas

 

Venue: Holiday Inn Houston-Webster, TX

 

March 20 - Day 1

Introduction to Polymers

Fundamentals of Polymer Science and Technology

Design and Synthesis: homopolymers, copolymers, structure-property relationship

Elastomers, thermoplastics, thermosets, and networks

Characterization: Solution, phase, thermo-mechanical properties,

New macromolecular structures and properties

Applications

 

High Performance Polymer Materials for Oil and Gas

Extreme Polymer Requirements and Environments

Upstream and Downstream Polymers

High Pressure, High Temperature, and Chemical resistance applications

Elastomers, thermopolastics, and thermosets

Coatings and Sealing Systems

Nanomaterials

Composites: Additives and fillers

Specific Characterization Methods and Failure Analysis

Applications

 

March 22 - Day 2

Surfactants, Colloids, and Additives

Surfactants and Colloidal Science Fundamentals

Surfactants in Porous Media

Colloids and Surfactants in Drilling Fluids

Colloids and Surfactants in Enhanced Oil Recovery

Surfactants for Midstream and Downstream Processes

Additives and Formulations: structure-composition-property relationships

Upstream and Downstream Materials

Phase Diagrams

Characterization Methods

Applications

 

Gelation Phenomena

Gels and Networks Fundamentals

Rheological Properties in Fluids and Drilling Fluids

Additives and Formulations: structure-composition-property relationships

Phase Diagrams

Characterization Methods

Applications

 

 

Includes:

Program and Workshop Materials

Access to Vendors and demonstration

Website access

Question and Answer

Networking Opportunities

 

Venue

302 W. Bay Area Blvd
Webster
Texas
United States
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Conference Speakers

Master Instructor:

Prof. Rigoberto Advincula,

Case Western Reserve University

Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering

Fellow ACS, Member: SPE, NACE, AAAS, AOCS