About the 15th ISC

The 15th ISC – International Sealing Conference – took place on 7th and 8th of October 2008 at the University of Stuttgart again.

312 experts, 48 of them foreigners from 17 countries, met under the motto "Innovative Sealing Technology – Static and Dynamic" to hear 48 lectures under the scientific auspieces of Professor
Dr.-Ing. habil. Werner Haas, Director Sealing Technology at the Institute of Machine Components of the University of Stuttgart. Scientific as well as practice related lectures in the fields of

  • Rotary Shaft Seals
  • Reciprocating Seals
  • Static Seals
  • Materials Characteristics
  • Energy Conservation/Friction/Wear
  • Simulation and
  • Applications in Practice

have been held.

Conference-accompanying a commercial exhibition and poster show with 19 participating companies took place in the lobby of the conference centre.

A good overview of the lectures held shows the content of the conference literature and the summaries of the lectures. Both are available as download.

The conference documents with CD-ROM (partly in German, partly in English) are available at the contact address christian.geis(at)vdma.org.

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