Monthly Archives: February 2008

UK Polymer Showcase 2007 – “Innovative Materials”

The 2007 Polymer Showcase was held at the London College of Fashion between the 5th and 7th September 2007. In keeping with the interests of our hosts, the meeting took a look at the new types of smart materials being developed for textiles and other applications. The meeting featured collaborations that have been built upon […]

Posted on Wednesday, February 6th, 2008 in News.

POLYFILM: Confined polymer films

Location: Sheffield, UK. First announcement of an international conference covering thin polymer films including polymer crystallisation, polymer brushes, glass transition, soft nanotechnology. Conference website

Posted on Wednesday, February 6th, 2008 in Polymer conferences.

24th Annual Meeting of the Polymer Processing Society, PPS-24

Location: Salerno, Italy. The Conference goals are to foster scientific understanding and technical innovation in polymer processing for the worldwide community of Engineers and Scientists in the field. Abstract submissions should be made by the 1st November 2007. Please see the conference website for further details: Conference website

Posted on Wednesday, February 6th, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Faraday Discussion 139: The Importance of Polymer Science for Biological Systems

Location: University of York, United Kingdom This unique international discussion meeting will bring together researchers from different backgrounds (physical chemistry and biology) to share their knowledge and foster new collaborations and directions. The meeting will aim to focus on two main strands: the physical chemistry of macromolecules as common ground between biology and polymer science; […]

Posted on Wednesday, February 6th, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Polymer Synthesis 2008

Date: March 17 and March 20 2008 Location: Grand Oasis, Cancun, Mexico. Confirmed speakers include Christopher Barner-Kowollik, Eva Harth, Heather Maynard, Ian Manners, Kelly Velonia, Maurice Brookhart, Richard Schrock, Sebastien Perrier and Virgil Percec. Conference website.

Posted on Wednesday, February 6th, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.