Improving Corrosion Resistance of DTM Coatings using Hydrophobic Alkyl Aryl Sulfonate Additives
Matthew J. Gadman is a Technology Leader in the Coatings TS&D Group at King Industries Inc. located in Norwalk, Connecticut. He has a wide-range of experience with specialty chemicals for coatings applications, inclusive of but not limited to acid and organometallic catalysts, corrosion inhibitors, polyol resin modifiers, and rheology additives. In addition to his work on corrosion inhibitors for a variety of coatings markets, some of Matthew’s major contributions at King Industries has been his work on epoxy catalysts for solvent borne and powder applications, and polyol resin modifiers for waterborne applications, both of which are topics in which he has co-authored and authored technical publications for. Matthew first began working as a Coatings Chemist after completing his undergraduate education in 2015 at Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Connecticut, where he received a Bachelor of Science in chemistry with a focus in biochemistry.