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Ashok Adur

Innovations Consultant, Ph.D. in Polymer Science & Engineering

  • Plastics/Polymer/Innovations Consultant
  • Product, Business & Strategy Development
  • Optimization of IP, Cost & Resources
  • Technical Projects & Assistance with Innovation
  • Expert Help in Patents, Intellectual Property & Product Liability Issues
  • Marketing Studies & “Voice of the Market” Feedback
  • Services for Investment Banking & Research
  • Materials Expertise for “Green” /Sustainability

Profile

  • Consulting Experience since 1992
  • Published 13 papers in professional journals and presented over 45 papers at regional, national and international professional conferences. Also moderated and organized some conferences
  • Listed in “Who’s Who in Plastics” and “International Who’s Who of Entrepreneurs”
  • Developed several new proprietary inventions, over 66 patents applied, 26 granted so far, resulting in commercializing numerous value-added products to meet specific customer needs and in new annual business of over $1 billion

Technical Expertise

  • Synthesis, Characterization,  Testing & Evaluation
  • Structure-Property-Processing Relationships
  • Formulations
  • Reactive Extrusion, Grafting and Crosslinking
  • Multi-layer Co-extrusion, Barrier Resins and Adhesive Tie-layers for Food & Medical Packaging
  • Polymer Adhesion to Metals, Other Polymers and Various Substrates
  • Compatibilization of Polymer Alloys, Blends & Composites
  • All Aspects of Plastics and Elastomer Compounding including Flame Retardance
  • All Aspects of Polymer Processing such as Injection Molding, Insert Molding & Blow Molding, Extrusion of Pellets, Cast & Blown Films, Sheets and Profiles, Thermoforming, Roto-Molding, Extrusion Coating & Lamination
  • Adhesives, Coatings & Laminations
  • Environmental Sustainability (Plastics Recycling, Biodegradable Polymers & Polymers from Renewal Resources, RoHS Compliance, etc.)
  • Single, Reciprocating, Kneading & Twin Screw Extruders, FCMs, Banbury Mixers, and similar compounding equipment.
  • All Aspects of Polymer Compounding.
  • Use of Waste & Recycled Materials to Develop New Value-Added Products

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