Projects

A. A. Parker creates value by providing an economical and efficient alternative to conventional in-house R&D. A. A. Parker Consulting, LLC has been in the business of providing R&D services to a wide array of organizations since 2001.

Major Projects & Activities (2001 – present)

  • Bio-based adhesives & binders for wood composites
  • Polyolefin plastisols for hot-melt adhesives
  • Denture adhesives
  • Reactive extrusion & adhesives for the building industry
  • Guidewires – adhesives and processing
  • Mechanistic studies of adhesion for device implants
  • Topical skin adhesives
  • Moisture curing isocyanate adhesives for wood composites
  • Fluorinated PVA graft copolymers for surface treatments
  • Organosilane surface-treated pigments for cosmetics
  • Surface treated musical instrument strings
  • Silicones for medical devices
  • Titanium-core musical instrument strings
  • Consulting – polymer processing & formulation development
  • Consulting – analytical services & materials characterization
  • Consulting – surface treatments & adhesion
  • Self-assembled monolayers for lubricity
  • Expert witness
  • Safety glass interlayers
  • Ceramics formulating and processing
  • Metal rejuvenation & cleaners for marine applications
  • Short courses for technical & interpersonal development
  • Hollywood – science behind the silver screen
  • Surface treatments for nano-materials
  • Acoustics & vibration analysis