Dr. Masataka SUGIMOTO

Associate Professor, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Yamagata University

Masataka Sugimoto

4-3-16 Jonan, Yonezawa, Yamagata 992-8510, Japan
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Tel : +81-(0)238-26-3057 Fax :+81-(0)238-26-3411


Academic Background

2000 Associate Professor, Yamagata Univeristy

2002 Assistant Professor, Yamagata University

2000 PhD in Faculty of Engineering, Yamagata University

Field of Research Interest

Rheology of polymers (e.g. elongational viscosity of non-reactive and reactive blends, nanocomposites), development of constitutive equations, CAE analysis of viscoelastic fluids

Polymer processing and structure development (e.g. foaming, blow molding, electro-spinning, flow-induced crystallization, flow instabilities)

Journal of Publications

  1. 1. Rheology of SiO2/(Acrylic Polymer/Epoxy) Suspensions. I. Linear Viscoelasticity, Rheologica Acta, 49(2010), 299-304
  2. 2. Discharge behaviors and jet profiles during Electrospinning of Poly(vinyl alcohol) , Polym. Eng. Sci., 50 (2010), 2221-2228
  3. 3. Electric field induced surface profile change of liquid film on a periodically aligned electrode array, Journal of the Society of Rheology Japan, 38 (2010), 81-86
  4. 4. Wall slip and melt-fracture of polystyrene melts in capillary flow, Polymer, 51(2010) , 2221-2228
  5. 5. Effect of Epoxy Oligomer on Viscoelasticity of Acrylic Polyme, Journal of Applied Polymer Science, (2010)
  6. 6. Uniaxial elongational behavior of poly(vinyl chloride) physical gel , Rheologica Acta, 49 (2010) , 1071-1076
  7. 7. Rheology of SiO2/(Acrylic Polymer/Epoxy) Suspensions. II. Nonlinear Stress Relaxation, Rheologica Acta (2010)