Monday, November 17, 2008: 12:30 PM-3:00 PM
Room 107-B (Pennsylvania Convention Center)

Polymers (08a)

#81 - Diffusion in Polymers II (08A08)
This session will focus on practical applications and theoretical aspects of diffusion phenomena within polymeric systems. Talks will focus on novel measurement techniques, interpretation of data, and examination of diffusion-related unit operations.
Chair:Yossef A. Elabd
CoChair:John M. Zielinski
CoSponsor(s):Membrane-Based Separations (02d)
12:30 PMSelective Membrane Separations for Ammonia
William A. Phillip, Liang Chen, Eddie Martono, Marc A. Hillmyer, Edward L. Cussler
12:55 PMMembranes for Olefin Paraffin Separations
Mita Das, William J. Koros, Stephen Wilson, Douglas Galloway, Lisa Knight, Chunqing Liu
1:20 PMWater Permeability and Water/Salt Selectivity Tradeoff in Polymers for Desalination
Ho-Bum Park, Alyson C. Sagle, James E. McGrath, Benny D. Freeman
1:45 PMAn Examination of Structural Parameters Affecting the Dynamics of Penetrant Transport In Glassy Polymers
Adam K. Ekenseair, Richard A. Ketcham, Nicholas A. Peppas
2:10 PMNon-Fickian Diffusion of Water In Nafion
Daniel T. Hallinan Jr., Maria Grazia De Angelis, Marco Giacinti Baschetti, Giulio C. Sarti, Yossef A. Elabd
2:35 PMEnhancement of Barrier Properties of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) by Antiplasticization
Jong S. Lee, Robert Kriegel, William J. Koros

See more of Materials Engineering and Sciences Division

See more of The 2008 Annual Meeting