Automotive Paints and Coatings

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Hans-Joachim Streitberger, Karl-Friedrich Dossel
John Wiley & Sons, Mar 31, 2008 - Science - 493 pages
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Now in its second edition and still the only book of its kind, this is an authoritative treatment of all stages of the coating process -- from body materials, paint shop design, and pre-treatment, through primer surfacers and top coats. New topics of interest covered are color control, specification and testing of coatings, as well as quality and supply concepts, while valuable information on capital and legislation aspects is given.
Invaluable for engineers in the automotive and paints and coatings industry as well as for students in the field.
 

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Contents

Materials and Concepts in Body Construction
13
2A 2A Aluminum as LightWeight Construction Material
39
Automotive Paints and Coatings Edited by H J Streitberger and K F Dossel
61
Electrodeposition Coatings
89
Primer Surfacer
129
Top Coats
175
Polymeric Engineering for Automotive Coating Applications
211
Paint Shop Design and Quality Concepts
259
Coatings for Plastic Parts
305
Adhesive Bonding a Universal joining Technology
351
Inplant Repairs
377
Supply Concepts
467
Outlook
475
Index
483
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After receiving his PhD in organic chemistry from the University of M'nster, Germany, Hans-Joachim Streitberger began his technical career at BASF Coatings in M'nster. Following positions in cathodic electrocoating development and central paint research, he became director of the European research group. He led the technical automotive OEM group in Southfield, Michigan, USA, for three years, before returning to M'nster in charge of the European technical groups for automotive OEM development and technical service. He later became vice president of a business group for industrial coatings with responsibility for Europe, during which time he was a member of the advisory board at BASF Coatings AG as well as head of the industrial business group of the German Paint Association, VdL. Dr. Streitberger's final position at BASF Coatings was head of Corporate Industrial Management before he became a self-employed consultant.

Karl-Friedrich D'ssel studied chemistry in Kiel, Germany and Reading, UK, obtaining his PhD in physical chemistry in 1978. He joined the R&D department at Hoechst AG in the area of photoresist / microelectronic applications and became manager of coating resins R&D in 1992. In 1995 he was made Director of Technology for Automotive Coatings at Herberts, which later became DuPont, where he is currently the Director for Strategic Technology and Global Product Management. Dr. D'ssel has global experience in the automotive industry as well as authoring over 100 patents, publications, and conference presentations in the field of automotive coatings.

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