The workshop will provide a forum for the exchange of research, innovation and methodology for evaluating and quantifying materials durability to weathering for paints, plastics, textiles, automotive, fenestration, and other applications.
Presentation topics for this workshop include, but are not limited to:
· Characterization of material degradation during exposure testing;
· Developments in natural and artificial accelerated weathering test methods;
· Developments and innovations in weathering test apparatus;
· Studies correlating artificial and natural weathering;
· Service life prediction
Interested parties should present a 300-word abstract to Karen Murphy (email@example.com) by Dec. 31, 2018. Authors will be notified by March 1, 2019.
For technical information or questions, contact the workshop co-chairs Matt McGreer(firstname.lastname@example.org), Brad Reis (email@example.com), or David Burns (firstname.lastname@example.org).