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Prof. Seiichi Kawahara of Japanese Nagaoka University of technology visits CAEM

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Prof. Seiichi Kawahara of Japanese Nagaoka University of technology visits CAEM

Invited by Prof. Liqun Zhang, Prof. Seiichi Kawahara of Japanese Nagaoka University of Technology visited CAEM and gave a talk on “Structure and Properties of Natural Rubber” at Exhibition Centre of library on July 23,2013. Prof. Suhe Zhao, Prof. Youping Wu, Prof.  Yiqing Wang, Dr. Jichuan Zhang, and more than 100 graduate students of our university attended this academic conference, which was held by Prof. Liqun Zhang.

At the beginning of thetalk Prof. Liqun Zhang introduced Prof. Seiichi Kawahara who has published more than 70 academic papers for his effort in natural rubber (NR) research field. Prof. Seiichi Kawahara introduced the mechanical properties of NR, the structure of NR, the relationship between structure and mechanical properties, nanostructure based NR, and viscoelasticity of NR. He also shared some of his new findings. Attendees carried out a fierce discussion on related issues with Prof. Seiichi Kawahara in the end.

After the report, Prof. Seiichi was accompanied on a visit to CAEM by Dr. Jichuan Zhang, and fully communicated some future potential cooperations with Prof. Liqun Zhang.

Students are listening to the report.


 

 Prof. Seiichi Kawahara is taken a photo with the faculties and students of CAEM.