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Considerations In Selecting A Silicone Adhesive


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  • Overview of silicones and it’s benefits
  • Overview of silicone adhesives and it’s benefits
  • Common applications where silicone adhesives are used in electronics
  • Case study of a customer application and design considerations to keep in mind in selecting a material solution in addition to just the baseline specifications
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Dr. Yan Shao

Dr. Yan Shao

Technical Marketing Manager,

Wacker Chemie

Dr. Yan Shao has over 17-year diverse new product development, research and development, and customer technical support experience in chemistry, polymer, materials science and engineering, and interdisciplinary experience, especially in of the fields of polymer, adhesive, coating, additives, formulations, and related process in the fields of electrical, optical, and electronics applications.
He holds a PhD degree in Materials Science and Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles and has 3 -years post doctorate experience with Prof. Alan Heeger at the University of California, Santa Barbara. He received BS and MS degrees in Chemistry from Tsinghua University in China. Dr. Yan Shao also received his MBA degree from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business in 2017.

Laura Polchinski


Wacker Chemie

Laura has 22 years of professional experience spanning academia and industry. Her roles have included chemistry professor, research and development specialist, and technical sales support in personal care, automotive, and electronics markets. Recent experience at WACKER includes silicone materials performance and reliability testing for bonding, sealing and thermal management.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign and training certificates from the Adhesives and Sealants Council and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers.