The journal publishes both theoretical and applied articles devoted to the operational properties of glues, sealing materials, binding agents, and compounds; modern technologies of gluing and sealing; equipment and facilities used in various manufactures; methods of laboratory, development, and service testing. In addition, the journal publishes original articles with the results of up-to-date progress, analytical reviews of the modern state, and predictions of development of various directions of adhesive technologies.
Main sections of the journal are the following:
Adhesion Theory; Methods of Controlling of Adhesive Strength; Methods of Synthesis of Resins, Hardening Agents, Plasticizers, etc. History of Development of Separate Groups of Gluing and Sealing Materials; Biographies of Leading Scientists in the Field of Theory and Practice of Gluing and Sealing.
Properties of Materials:
Deformation and Strength, Thermal and Electrical, and Other Properties of Glues and Sealing Materials Based on Epoxide, Polyurethane, Phenol Formaldehyde, Organosilicon, Polyvinyl Chloride, Polysulfide, Acrylate, Cyanoacrylate, etc.
Methods of Preparation of Surfaces to Gluing; Methods of Accelerated Condensation and Vulcanization of Gluing and Sealing Materials; Methods of Quality Control of Gluing and Sealing.
Methods of Analysis and Testing:
Methods of Laboratory, Development, and Service Testing of Gluing and Sealing Materials and Glued Constructions. Modern Methods of Investigation of the Structure and Properties of Materials.
Calculation of Glued Joints:
Analytical and Numerical Methods of Calculation of Glued Joints and Constructions. Methods of Evaluation of Their Reliability.
Fields of Application:
Operational Features of Various Glued and Sealed Structures and Constructions.
Prediction of Development, Reviews, Standards, Databases on Various Groups of Gluing and Sealing Materials; Conferences, Seminars, Reference Data
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