Papers in refereed journals

A. Thitithammawong, C. Nakason, K. Sahakaro, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Thermoplastic vulcanizates based on epoxidized natural rubber/polypropylene blends: selection of optimal peroxide type and concentration in relation to mixing conditions”
European Polymer Journal, 43 (9), 4008-4018 (2007)

A. Thitithammawong, C. Nakason, K. Sahakaro, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“NR/PP thermoplastic vulcanizates: selection of optimal peroxide type and concentration in relation to mixing conditions”
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 106 (4), 2204-2209 (2007)

A. Thitithammawong, C. Nakason, K. Sahakaro, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Effect of different types of peroxides on rheological, mechanical, and morphological properties of thermoplastic vulcanizates based on natural rubber/polypropylene blends”
Polymer Testing, 26(4), 537-546 (2007)

K. Sahakaro, N. Naskar, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Reactive blending, reinforcement and curing of NR/BR/EPDM compounds for tire sidewall applications”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (1), 115-138 (2007)

K. Sahakaro, N. Naskar, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Blending of NR/BR/EPDM by reactive processing for tire sidewall applications. I. Preparation, cure characteristics and mechanical properties”
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 103 (4), 2538-2546 (2007)

K. Sahakaro, A. G. Talma, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer J. W.M.
“Blending of NR/BR/EPDM by reactive processing for tire sidewall applications. II. Characterization”
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 103 (4), 2547-2554 (2007)

K. Sahakaro, R. N. Datta, J. Baaij, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Blending of NR/BR/EPDM by reactive processing for tire sidewall applications. III. Assessment of the blend ozone- and fatigue-resistance in comparison with a conventional NR/BR compound”
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 103 (4), 2555-2563 (2007)

K. Sahakaro, N. Naskar, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Reactive Blending, reinforcement and curing of NR/BR/EPDM compounds for tire sidewall applications”
Australian Plastics & Rubber Institute (APRI) Journal, September,12-22 (2007)

F. R. de Risi, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Effect of methacrylate co-agents on peroxide cured PP/EPDM thermoplastic vulcanizates”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (1), 83-99 (2007)

G. Heideman, J. W. M. Noordermeer, R. N. Datta, B. van Baarle
“Various ways to reduce zinc oxide levels in S-SBR rubber compounds”
Macromolecular Symposia, 245-246, 657-667 (2007)

M. M. Alvarez Grima, J. G. Eriksson, A. G. Talma, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Property improvement in peroxide vulcanization. A synergistic concept of co-agents for scorch delay”
Kautschuk Gummi Kunststoffe, 60 (5), 235-240 (2007)

R. N. Datta, N. Huntink, S. Datta, A. Talma
“Rubber vulcanizates degradation and stabilization”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (3), 436-480 (2007)

R. N. Datta
“Mechanistic study on the role of sulfurized para-aramid short fibers in rubber to brass adhesion”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (2), 296-310 (2007)

R. N. Datta, S. C. J. Pierik
"Improving cut/chip/chunk resistance by using Sulfron 3000"
Kautschuk Gummi Kunststoffe, 60, 328-330 (2007)

V. V. Rajan, W. K. Dierkes, R. Joseph, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Effect of diphenyldisulfides with different substituents on the reclamation of NR based latex products”
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 104 (6), 3562-3580 (2007)

W. K. Dierkes, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Modeling and practice of ethanol-devolatilization of silica-silane rubber compounds in an internal mixer”
International Polymer Processing, 22 (3), 259-265 (2007)

W. B. Wennekes, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Mechanistic investigations into the adhesion between RFL-treated cords and rubber. Part I: The influence of rubber curatives”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (4), 545-564 (2007)

W. B. Wennekes, J. W. M. Noordermeer, R. N. Datta
“Mechanistic investigations into the adhesion between RFL-treated cords and rubber. Part II: The influence of the vinyl-pyridine content of the RFL-latex”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (4), 565-579 (2007)

W. B. Wennekes, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Investigation on the adhesion between treated reinforcing cords and rubber”
Kautschuk Gummi Kunststoffe, 60 (1-2), 20-23 (2007)

W. K. Dierkes, V. V. Rajan, J. W. M. Noordermeer, R. Joseph
“Application of NR-based latex reclaim: The link between structure and properties”
Rubber Chemistry and Technology, 80 (1), 40-60 (2007)

W. K. Dierkes
“Modeling and practice of ethanol-devolatilization of silica-silane rubber compounds in an internal mixer”
Kautschuk Gummi Kunststoffe, 60, 614-618 (2007)

Book chapters

W.K. Dierkes, J.W.M. Noordermeer
"Modeling and practice of ethanol-devolatilization of silica-rubber compounds in an internal mixer" (book chapter) Silanes and Other Coupling Agents, 4, 1-15 (2007) [ISBN 90-6764-404-8] (Editor K.L. Mittal, published by VSP, Utrecht, The Netherlands)

Conference proceedings

A. J. Zielinska, A. G. Talma, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Modification and cross-linking of saturated elastomers using functionalized azides”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

H. M. Zhang, R. N. Datta, A. G. Talma, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Blending, curing and reinforcement of dissimilar rubbers (containing EPDM)”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

K. A. J. Dijkhuis, W. K. Dierkes, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Improved reclaiming of EPDM”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

M. Mikrut, J. W. M. Noordermeer.
“Low surface energy rubber material: influence of network structure of silicone rubber on time-dependent autohesion”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

M. Tiwari, W. K. Dierkes, J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. J. van Ooij
“Influence of controlled distribution of plasma coated silica on the properties of rubber blends” Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

R. Guo, A.G. Talma, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Surface coating of curing agents by plasma polymerisation and its application in rubber blends”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

S. Mihara, R. N. Datta, A. G. Talma, W. K. Dierkes, J. W. M. Noordermeer.
“Bound rubber study of the silica filled compounds”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

W. B. Wennekes, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“The mechanism of adhesion between tyre-cords and elastomers, as governed by interfacial phenomena”
Dutch Polymer Days, 5-6 February 2007, Lunteren, the Netherlands

M. Tiwari, W. K. Dierkes, J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. J. van Ooij
“Controlled distribution of reinforcing silica in incompatible blends by plasma polymerized surface modification”
12 Problemseminar “Polymermischungen”, 28-29 March 2007, Bad Lauchstädt, Germany

M. Mikrut, J. W. M. Noordermeer, G. Verbeek
“Influence of the network structure of silicone rubber on time-dependent autohesion as mechanism for self-healing”
1st International Conference on Self Healing Materials, 18-20 April 2007, Noordwijk, the Netherlands

W. K. Dierkes, K. A. J. Dijkhuis, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Study on the reversibility of EPDM vulcanization”
23rd Annual Meeting of the Polymer Processing Society (PPS-23), 27-31 May 2007, Salvador, Brazil

J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. B. Wennekes, R. N. Datta
“Mechanism of adhesion between tyre-cords and rubber, as governed by interfacial phenomena”
European Congress of Chemical Engineering (ECCE)-6, 19-20 September 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark

W. K. Dierkes, M. Tiwari, T. Mathew, J. W. M. Noordermeer, R. N. Datta, A. G. Talma, W. J. van Ooij
“Compatibilization of immiscible elastomer-filler combinations by plasma polymerization”
11th International Seminar on Elastomers (ISE), 23-27 September 2007, Freiburg, Germany

J. W. M. Noordermeer, K. A. J. Dijkhuis, W. K. Dierkes
“Improved aging performance of blends of virgin EPDM roof-sheeting compounds with amine-devulcanized EPDM weatherstrip material”
Proceedings of the 172nd Technical Meeting, ACS Rubber Division, 16-18 October 2007, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

M. Tiwari, J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. J. van Ooij, W. K. Dierkes
“Effect of plasma polymerization on the performance of silica in NBR, EPDM and NBR/EPDM blends”
Proceedings of the 172nd Technical Meeting, ACS Rubber Division, 16-18 October 2007, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

S. Mihara, R. N. Datta, W. K. Dierkes, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“Insight into the kinetics of flocculation in silica reinforced rubber compounds”
Proceedings of the 172nd Technical Meeting, ACS Rubber Division, 16-18 October 2007, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

T. Mathew, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. J. van Ooij
“Modification of carbon black and silica by plasma polymerization for controlled distribution in rubber blends”
Proceedings of the 172nd Technical Meeting, ACS Rubber Division, 16-18 October 2007, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

W. K. Dierkes, K. A. J. Dijkhuis, J. W. M. Noordermeer
“A mechanistic approach to EPDM devulcanization”
Proceedings of the 172nd Technical Meeting, ACS Rubber Division, 16-18 October 2007, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

M. Tiwari, J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. K. Dierkes, W. J. van Ooij
“Plasma polymerization of acetylene onto silica for improved performance in NBR, EPDM and NBR/EPDM blends.
India International Conference (IIRC) & Expo, 1-3 November 2007, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

R. N. Datta
“Recent trend and outlook for global organic reinforcing materials”
India International Conference (IIRC) & Expo, 1-3 November 2007, Udaipur, Rajasthan, India

T. Mathew, R. N. Datta, J. W. M. Noordermeer, W. J. van Ooij
“Surface modification of carbon black and silica by plasma polymerization for controlled distribution in rubber blends”
XIIth International Science and Technology Conference: Elastomers, 14-16 November 2007, Warsaw, Poland

A. J. Zielinska, J. W. M. Noordermeer, A. G. Talma
“Modification and crosslinking of saturated elastomers using functionalized azides”
XIIth International Science and Technology Conference: Elastomers, 14-16 November 2007, Warsaw, Poland