English Abstract
Outline and Applications of Compounding Design
Mitsuo AKIBA *1
Hitoshi YAMADA *2
*1 ; The Akiba Research, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
*2 : Nichias corporation, Tsurumi-ku, Yokohama, Japan
Nippon Gomu Kyokaishi,(2009),82(1),5-11 General Review in Japanese

This paper describes the fundamentals and applications of compounding design, in which the effect of polymers and various compounding agents are summarized. Outlines of thermoplastic elastomer, topological gel, and Haigoshi(compounding specialist) are also described in the columns.

Compounding Design, Compounding Agent, Thermoplastic Elastomer, Topological Gel, Haigoshi