Dr. Ajay D Padsalgikar

28 Jun 2024 - 28 Jun 2024

INR 6000 INR 4500


USD 80 USD 70



Live Virtual
Day 1 Session 1
  28 Jun 2024
 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM IST


This training session is designed to give the audience an introduction to the use of plastics in medical applications, followed by a thorough exposure and knowledge of the extrusion of medical tubing.

What Will
You Learn?

  • The fundamentals of polymers, their nature, chemistry, characterization, properties and applications.
  • The basics of extrusion, design of extrusion systems, process control and equipment.
  • Basics of organ systems and medical device applications.
  • Plastics used in different medical applications. Basic requirements of a plastic material to function as a biomaterial.
  • The layout of the tubing extrusion process and the equipment used. Effect of process parameters on process and product output. Various equipment used and their process control.
  • Terminology of Medical Tubing and the related extrusion parameters.
  • Plastics used for medical tubing applications. Their extrusion parameters and characterization requirements.
  • Applications of medical tubing and their usage inside and outside the body.

Who this
course is for!

  • This is a technical training program with an emphasis on linking plastic properties and processing attributes to medical tubing applications.
  • It will assume that the audience participants have background in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, mechanical engineering, bioengineering or a related discipline.
  • Engineers, Chemists, Materials Scientists
  • Product and Application Development Professionals.
  • Manufacturing Professionals related to the Medical Device Industry.
  • Extrusion Equipment Manufacturers.
  • Professionals from the Plastics industry looking to broaden/deepen their understanding of Medical Device Technology.
  • Marketing and Commercial Professionals looking to broaden/deepen their understanding of applications of Medical Devices.
  • Business owners and entrepreneurs with a interest in Medical Device Technology.
  • Teachers and students studying plastics in Medical Applications.
  • Innovators and start-up founders working on new technologies and solutions involving medical device technologies.

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Dr. Ajay D Padsalgikar
Bachelor of Engineering, Polymer Engineering, Ph.D., Polymer Science & Engineering

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Dr. Ajay graduated with a degree in Polymer Engineering from the University of Poona, India in 1990.  He then completed a PhD from Clemson University, SC, USA in 1996.  In the field of polyurethanes, Ajay has over 20 years of experience.&nb...

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