Monthly Archives: December 2008

Polymer LINKS 12

The 12th edition catches up on staff movements within the IRC – with a lot of old names taking on new positions. Highlights include: ACS Prize award for Durham team Modifying and repairing surfaces with functional polymers New appointment for Tom McLeish Science of confined polymer films Durham meeting celebrating the career of Randal Richards […]

Posted on Thursday, December 4th, 2008 in News.

Deformation and Fracture of Composites Conference (DFC10)

The Deformation and Fracture of Composites series provides an unrivalled opportunity to discuss the issues and impact of composite materials on different industry sectors. Since 1991 this series has atttracted high quality papers and delegates from industry, research associations and universities worldwide, and has successfully brought together researchers from a variety of backgrounds to discuss […]

Posted on Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008 in Event, Polymer conferences.

Introducing Polymer Science

The Basic Polymer Science modules (parts I and II) were initially developed at the University of Lancaster, but are now a well established part of the IRC course structure. They offer an excellent (and very popular!) introduction to polymer sciences for employees with backgrounds in other scientific disciplins, enabling them to get to grips with […]

Posted on Monday, December 1st, 2008 in Courses and Training, Event.

2009 IRC Course

Advanced notice – the 2009 IRC course will be held between 26th October – 5th November 2009, at the Novotel Hotel Sheffield. This very popular modular course, which allows delegates to pick the options of most interest and relevance to them, has been run for a number of years now. Further details can be found […]

Posted on Monday, December 1st, 2008 in Courses and Training, Event.