Fundamentals of stress transfer in bonded systems (D.A. Dillard). Fracture mechanics and singularities in bonded systems (K.M. Liechti). Energy analysis of adhesion (K. Kendall). Strength of lap shear joints (R.D. Adams, R.G.H. Davies). Strength of butt and sharp-cornered joints (E.D. Reedy Jr.). Mechanical testing of adhesive joints (K.L. DeVries, D.O. Adams). Measurement and analysis of the fracture properties of adhesive joints (M.D. Thouless, Q.D. Yang). The mechanics of peel tests (A.J. Kinloch, J.G. Williams). The mechanics of coatings (M. Papini, J.K. Spelt). Stresses and fracture of elastomeric bonds (N. Shephard). Crack path selection in adhesively bonded joints (B. Chen, D.A. Dillard). Rheology for adhesion science and technology (A. Berker). Effect of rheology on PSA performance (D.J. Yarusso). Tack (C. Creton, P. Fabre). Contact mechanics ( K.R. Shull). Measurement methods for fiber-matrix adhesion in composite materials (L.T. Drzal, P.J. Herrera-Franco). The durability of adhesive joints (A.J. Kinloch). Ultrasonic inspection of adhesive bonds (J.L. Rose). The design of adhesively bonded joints (L.J. Hart-Smith).
Surface Science. Semi-emperical strategies for predicting adhesion (J.C. Berg). Direct estimation of the adhesion of solid polymers (V.S. Mangipudi, A. Falsafi). Particle adhesion (D.S. Rimai, D.J. Quesnel). Surface mechanical measurements at the nanoscale (K.J. Wahl, S.A. Syed Asif). Micro-mechanical processes in adhesion and fracture (H.R. Brown). Surface analysis in adhesion science (F.J. Boerio). Surface roughness and adhesion (D. Packham). Diffusion and autohesion (R.P. Wool). Coupling agents: chemical bonding at interfaces (M.J. Owen). Priming to improve adhesion (G. Dilingham). Chemistry. Pressure sensitive adhesives (A.I. Everaerts, L.M. Clemens). Release coatings for pressure sensitive adhesives (D.J. Kinning, H.M. Schneider). Rubber base adhesives (J.M. Martín-Martínez). Fundamental aspects of adhesion technology in silicones (B. Parbhoo et al.). Hot melt adhesives (C.W. Paul). Polyrethane adhesive (K.C. Frisch, Jr). The chemistry of bis-maleimides used in adhesives (M. Kajiyama). Structural acrylics (R.F. Righettini). Cyanoacrylate instant adhesives (P. Klemarczyk). Phenolic resins: some chemistry, technolgy and history (W.D. Detlefsen). Applications. Surface treatments of metal adherends (G.D. Davis, J.D. Venables). Electron beam processed adhesives and their use in composite repair (V.J. Lopata et al.). Wood adhesives (M. Dunky, A. Pizzi).Tissue adhesives and hemostats: new tools for the surgeon (W.D. Spotnitz et al.). Applications of adhesives in aerospace (K.D. Pate).