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Free Webinar: Nanotech in Coatings

Monday, October 1, 2018

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Durability + Design will host a free webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 10, entitled: "Nanotechnology Applications Within the Protective Coatings Industry.”

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Durability + Design will host a free webinar on Wednesday, Oct. 10, entitled: "Nanotechnology Applications Within the Protective Coatings Industry.”

In a presentation by Robert Leggat, Laboratory Services Manager at KTA-Tator Inc., attendees will learn about the benefits resulting nanotechnology such as weather-resistance, anti-graffiti, washability and anti-microbial functionality. Nanotechnology will be defined along with examples in nature along with a discussion of some of the environmental and health concerns that are limiting greater implementation of nanotechnology.

Learning Objectives

  • Recognize the basic concepts of nanotechnology and examples in nature;
  • Identify coatings applications including anti-graffiti, weather-resistance, washability, durability and anti-microbial;
  • Distinguish coating product performance attributes that are a result of nanotechnology; and
  • Appreciate environmental and health concerns limiting greater implementation of nanotechnology.

Register for free by clicking here.

About the Presenter

Leggat is the KTA Laboratory Services Manager and has more than 15 years of experience in the protective coatings industry. He holds a Ph.D. in materials science and engineering from the University of Virginia. Leggat joined KTA in August 2016 as the Laboratory Services Manager overseeing the operations of the Analytical and Physical Testing Laboratories. Prior to joining KTA, Leggat held various senior research and technical management positions with the United States Steel Corporation in Pittsburgh.

   

Tagged categories: Education; KTA-Tator; Nanotechnology; Webinars

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