Adhesives Magazine

On-Line Training Course in Adhesion

June 2, 2003
WESEECO LLC industry and professional societies, introduces Adhesion, a new course that is available online in addition to CD ROM and Web download versions ...

NAPLES, Fla. — WESEECO LLC, a provider of computer-based learning systems for higher education, industry and professional societies, introduces Adhesion, a new course that is available online in addition to CD ROM and Web download versions. The authors are Alphonsus V. Pocius and D. Fennell Evans.

Fundamental concepts of adhesion and adhesives are explained through the use of graphics, interactive exercises and examples of practical usage. A Concept Map outlines each step in the adhesion process along with relevant technical issues. Chemical structures and formulation pathways are provided for key adhesives. The course contains nine modules: Introduction to Adhesion, Interaction Forces, Surface Tension, Polymers, Testing of Adhesive Systems, Practical Adhesion, Structural Adhesives, Elastomer-Based Adhesives, and Hot Melt Adhesives. For more information, visit http://www.weseeco.com or call 877-482-8744.