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Future of UV/EB Advanced Manufacturing: Trends, Strategies, and Applications

UV/EB Advanced Manufacturing

To advance energy curing training, education and professional practice, RadTech International, North America (RadTech) and the State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF) have partnered to create programs that bridge academic and professional development.

The Future of UV/EB Advanced Manufacturing: Trends, Strategies, and Application is a free national webinar series that addresses timely and relevant trends, issues and applications for individuals and organizations committed to expanding or exploring Ultraviolet/Electron Beam (UV/EB) curing technologies.

Webinars typically entail sixty minutes of real-time presentation and interactive facilitated discussion with the participants. This webinar series will also feature training and education opportunities available through the SUNY-ESF/RadTech collaboration. All webinars are offered free to interested individuals.

See below for upcoming webinars and past webinars.

What's Next?

In addition to the Future of UV/EB Webinar Series, the Radiation Curing Program (RCP) offers opportunities for students and industry professionals to prepare for new careers, advance in current roles, or simply better understand these technologies.

Professional Development Short-Courses:

Graduate-Level Short Courses:

RCP offers three graduate-level online courses that provide foundational and advanced treatment of current and emerging UV/EB curing principles and applications. These 500-level courses may be taken for graduate credit or for non-credit professional development.

Upcoming Webinars

  • We currently do not have the next webinar scheduled. If you have something you would be interested in sharing with the RadTech community please contact Gary Cohen at RadTech.

How to Participate in Webinars:

Archive of Past Webinars

2018 Webinars

Introduction to Design of Experiments for UV/EB Scientists and Engineers
Dr. Allan Guymon, University of Iowa
March 28, 2018

2017 Webinars

Implementing UV LED Technology for Screen Printing
Jennifer Schloesser
June 15, 2017

2016 Webinars

The New TSCA and Acrylate-Based Products – What to Expect -
Martha Marrapese
July 12, 2016
Implementing atmospheric plasma to improve adhesion of UV/LED Curable Coatings - Sarah Bauer June 22, 2016
At the Tipping Point? A Snapshot of UV LED Curing in North America -
Paul Mills
March 31, 2016
UV Curing Process Solutions - Kevin Joesel February 23, 2016
Introduction to Design of Experiments for UV/EB Scientists and Engineers - Dr. Allan Guymon January 28, 2016

2015 Webinars

UV Through the Years: A Studio Artist's Perspective - Sidney Hutter December 8, 2015
The Cure for the Common Design: Using Specialty Effects to Enhance your Shelf Appeal - Helen Rallis October 15, 2015
Continued Improvement of UV LEDs for Curing Applications - Craig Moe and Bob Karlicek September 29, 2015
Introduction to the Basics of UV/EB Chemistry and Formulations -
Dr. Mike Idacavage
September 9, 2015
Learn How Your Company Can Ship More Sustainably Through SmartWay - Abby Swaine, George Frantz, and Marcia Turkington July 21, 2015
UV-Curing as an Innovation Platform - Alan Jacobsen May 13, 2015
UV-Cured Powder Coating + Resource Productivity = Higher Profits
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Michael F. Knoblauch
April 28, 2015
Sustaining Energy Savings in a Manufacturing Facility - Michael L. Stowe March 31, 2015
GHS: What the June Compliance Deadline Means for UV/EB Labels and SDSs - Martha Marrapese and Lisa Caruso February 25, 2015
1K UV-A Automotive Refinish; Clear Coats and Primers -
Michael J. Dvorchak
January 29, 2015

2014 Webinars

Site Applied UV Coating in a Hospital Setting - George M. Aslan November 18, 2014
UV Cure Inkjet - Developments and Challenges in a Rapidly Evolving Market - Dr. Dene Taylor October 28, 2014
UV & EB Compliance with Federal Consumer Product Safety Standards - Neal S. Cohen, Mary Toro, John Boja, & Doreen M. Monteleone October 7, 2014
UV 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing - Lance Pickens August 27, 2014
Light Curable Adhesives for Automotive and Electronic Applications and the Benefits of Surface Treatments - Brian Betty, Jeff Leighty, & Paul Mills April 24, 2014
UV Curing Technology: A Route to Solvent-Free Adhesives and Coatings - Dr. Stephen Cantor April 9, 2014
Recent progress in UV-A, UV-B, and UV-C LED technology, and emerging applications - Dr. Paul Rudy March 5, 2014
Introduction to Design of Experiments for UV/EB Scientists and Engineers - Dr. Allan Guymon February 25, 2014
Demystifying UV & EB Technology - Dr. Doreen M. Monteleone, Lisa Fine, & Dr. Stephen C. Lapin January 29, 2014

2013 Webinars

Hyphenated Thermal, Thermomechanical, and Dielectric Analysis Techniques for Optimizing and Monitoring Photo-curing Processes - Dr. Pamela Shapiro December 4, 2013
UV LED Review & Preview for UV LED Summit 2013 - Jennifer Heathcote, Chad Taggard, & JoAnn Arceneaux September 13, 2013
UV/EB Technology Center at SUNY-ESF - Dr. Mark Driscoll September 11, 2013
Radiation Curable Additives Enabling Excellent Paint Surfaces - Dr. Paulo Roberto Vieira Jr. April 29, 2013
Enabling Clean Air Manufacturing with UV & EB Technology - Rules & Planning Panel Discussion - Special Broadcast from uv.eb West 2013 February 26, 2013
Staying in Compliance and in Business with UV/EB - Rita Loof January 14, 2013

2012 Webinars

New Press Technologies for UV/EB - Tony Bean December 17, 2012
The ABC's of UV Measurement & Process Control - Jim Raymont November 29, 2012
Introduction to the Selection of UV and EB Curing Equipment -
Dr. Stephen C. Lapin
October 24, 2012
Introduction to UV/EB Materials - Dr. Mike Idacavage September 27, 2012

For more information about SUNY-ESF and its Institute for Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing's UV/EB Technology Center and other related education and training opportunities please visit: www.esf.edu/outreach/projects/sustainus

Partners

RadTech

RCP Links
with CPT(MSSC) and UV/EB

Contact Us

Radiation Curing Program
315-470-6888
radcuring@esf.edu

This project is funded, in part, by a U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration H-1B Technical Skills Training Grant, Enhancing American Jobs and Global Competitiveness: A Collaborative Initiative in Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing.

The SUNY-ESF Radiation Curing Program is an equal opportunity program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. This project adheres to the nondiscrimination and equal opportunity provisions of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (WIA).