RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Inaugural lecture

Blume, Anke (2014). Can rubber help against the greenhouse effect? (2014, September 25). Enschede: University of Twente.

Papers in refereed journals

Cichomski, E.M., Dierkes, W.K., Tolpekina, T.V. & Schultz, S. (2014). Influence of physical and chemical polymer-filler bonds on tire wet-traction performance indicators for passenger car tire tread materials. KGK Kautschuk, Gummi, Kunststoffe, 67(7-8), 50-57.

El-Roz, M., Thibault-Starzyk, F. & Blume, A. (2014). Infrared study of the silica/silane reaction. KGK Kautschuk, Gummi, Kunststoffe, 67(5), 53-57.

Kaewsakul, W., Sahakaro, K., Dierkes, W.K. & Noordermeer, J.W.M. (2014). Use of disulphide-based silane coupling agents with compensation of sulphur in silica-reinforced natural rubber compounds. KGK Kautschuk, Gummi, Kunststoffe, 67(5), 33-39.

Mihara, S., Datta, R.N., Dierkes, W.K., Noordermeer, J.W.M., Amino, N., Ishikawa, Y., Nishitsuji, S. & Takenaka, M. (2014). Ultra Small-angle X-ray Scattering Study of Flocculation in Silica-filled Rubber. Rubber chemistry and technology, 87(2), 348-359. 10.5254/rct.13.88958

Saramolee, P., Sahakaro, K., Lopattananon, N., Dierkes, W.K. & Noordermeer, J.W.M. (2014). Comparative properties of silica- and carbon black-reinforced natural rubber in the presence of epoxidized low molecular weight polymer. Rubber chemistry and technology, 87(2), 320-339. 10.5254/rct.13.86970

Sarkawi, Siti Salina, Dierkes, Wilma & Noordermeer, Jacques W.M. (2014). Effect of a Silane Coupling Agent on the Morphology of Silica Reinforced Natural Rubber. KGK Kautschuk, Gummi, Kunststoffe, 67(3), 29-33.

Sarkawi, S.S., Dierkes, W.K. & Noordermeer, J.W.M. (2014). Elucidation of filler-to-filler and filler-to-rubber interactions in silica-reinforced natural rubber by TEM Network Visualization. European polymer journal, 54, 118-127. 10.1016/j.eurpolymj.2014.02.015

Tiwari, M., Datta, R.N., Guo, R., Talma, A.G., Ooij, W.J. van, Dierkes, W.K. & Noordermeer, J.W.M. (2014). Kompatibilisierung von Elastomerverschnitten durch Kautschukadditive mit maßgeschneiderten Oberflächeneigenschaften. Gummi Fasern Kunststoffe, 2014(2), 87-101.

Vleugels, N., Pille-Wolf, W., Dierkes, W.K. & Noordermeer, J.W.M. (2014). Understanding the Influence of oligomeric resins on traction and rolling resistance of silica tire treads. Rubber chemistry and technology. http://dx.doi.org/10.5254/rct.14.86947

Papers in non-refereed journals

Sapkota, B., Poikelispaa, M., Das, A., Dierkes, W.K. & Vuorinen, J. (2014). Natural rubber/butadiene rubber based hybrid nanocomposites containing carbon black and nanoclay. Rubber, fibres, plastics international, 2(9), 42-43. http://www.gupta-verlag.com/general/magazines/rfp/issues/2013/4/1617

Tiwari, M., Datta, R.N., Guo, R., Talma, A.G., Ooij, W.J. van, Dierkes, W.K. & Noordermeer, J.W.M. (2014). Overcoming incompatibility in elastomer blends by rubber additives with tailored surface properties. Rubber, fibres, plastics international, 9, 108-121.

Conference proceedings & presentations

W.K. Dierkes, J.W.M. Noordermeer, S.S. Sarkawi, W. Kaewsakul, K. Sahakaro, “Chances and Threats for Natural Rubber for Use in Low Rolling Resistance Tires”, International Seminar on Elastomers ISE ’14, Bratislava, Slowakia, 24-28 August 2014

J.W.M. Noordermeer, E. Cichomski, T.V. Tolpekina, S. Schultz, W.K. Dierkes, “Relationship between the Chemical Structure of Silane Coupling Agents and Dynamic Performance of SBR/Silica Tire Tread Compounds”, International Rubber Conference 2014, 16-18 September 2014, Beijing, China

W.K. Dierkes, E. Cichomski, T. Tolpekina, S. Schultz, A. Blume, J.W.M. Noordermeer, “Influence of Silica Characteristics on Tire Performance Indicators”, ACS Rubber Division Meeting, October 14-16, 2014, Nashville, USA

S. Saiwari, J.W.M. Noordermeer, W.K. Dierkes, A. Blume, “Devulcanization - technology for the future for short-loop recycling of tires”, 2014 World Recycling Convention – Round Table Discussion, Paris, France, 27-28 october 2014

W. Kaewsakul, K. Sahakaro, W.K. Dierkes, J.W.M. Noordermeer, “Flocculation Kinetics and Filler-Rubber Interaction in Silica-Reinforced NR Compounds”, ACS Rubber Division Meeting, October 14-16, 2014, Nashville, USA

A. Louis, J.W.M. Noordermeer, W.K. Dierkes, A. Blume, “Technologies for Polymer Cord / Rubber Adhesion in Tire Applications”, ACS Rubber Division Meeting, October 14-16, 2014, Nashville, USA

A. Blume, W. Kaewsakul, K. Sahakaro, W.K. Dierkes, J.W.M. Noordermeer, “Interactions between Silica and Epoxidized Natural Rubber with and without Silane”, ACS Rubber Division Meeting, October 14-16, 2014, Nashville, USA